Centum Electronics Limited in India and Indra Sistemas S.A in Spain have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to solely collaborate on high-end futuristic radar systems and technologies for the Government of India.
The agreement calls for the radar for space applications to be manufactured and tested.
Long-range radar is designed to detect, monitor, and analyse objects and debris in space from thousands of kilometres away.
Mr. Nikhil Mallavarapu, Executive Director, Centum Electronics Limited, and Mr. Jaime Manuel Temes Giménez, International Director for Defence, Indra Sistemas S.A, signed the MoU in Gandhinagar on October 20, 2022, during the “Bandhan” event at Def Expo 2022.
“The country would benefit from bridging a critical technical gap that exists.” This exclusive collaboration will also benefit the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s objective of Atma Nirbhar Bharat by allowing the country to manufacture the majority of high-end microwave, digital, and power electronics gear.”Mr. Nikhil Mallavarapu stated during the ceremony,
Mr. Jaime Manuel Temes Giménez, International Director for Defence, Indra Sistemas S.A, stated that Indra supports the Make in India initiative and is excited to work with CENTUM.
Centum Electronics was represented by Mr. Vinod Chippalkatti, President, and Cdr Subhash Ahlawat IN Retd, Director, in addition to other top executives.
This agreement will strengthen Centum’s indigenous Radar technology capabilities while also producing more money in the coming years.
Centum has a strong research and development/indigenization policy for creating, qualifying, and delivering Military grade electronic systems and subsystems for Radars, EW systems, Missiles, and Aerospace/Space platforms.
Centum was founded in Bangalore, India, in 1994. Centum has quickly expanded into a diverse electronics system design and production company with over 2000 workers operating in North America, EMEA, and Asia.
The company provides a diverse range of products and services in high-reliability industries such as defence, space, aerospace, transportation, industrial, and medical.
It has consistently invested in improving its design and product development capabilities, as well as gaining strong domain expertise in the segments in which it operates.
Centum has also built really world-class manufacturing facilities with cutting-edge infrastructure, as well as a worldwide supply network capable of providing high-quality, dependable products.
A key contributor to Centum Group’s growth has been the strong relationships forged with international customers and partners.
This customer-focused approach coupled with Centum’s culture hinged on the core values of Technology-Teamwork-Trust has resulted in a track-high-quality products & services and excellent execution ability.