RCN Awards OSI Fleet Wide MIL-SPEC Navigation System Hardware Upgrade and ISS Contract

OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is pleased to announce the signing of a contract with the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) for the delivery of navigation system hardware upgrades and in-service support. Under the terms of the agreement, OSI will design, build, test, certify, and deliver MIL-SPEC navigation system hardware upgrades. The upgrades will replace legacy systems that were originally provided by the company, some dating back to 2001. OSI will also provide spares and training support. “The relationship OSI has with the RCN is significant,” stated Ken Kirkpatrick, President and CEO.…

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OSI Selected by Lockheed Martin to deliver IBNS for the Royal Saudi Navy’s MMSC Program

May 1, 2018 – OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) announced the signing of a contract with Lockheed Martin to provide its Integrated Bridge and Navigation System (IBNS) for the first four ships of the Royal Saudi Navy’s (RSN) Multi-Mission Surface Combatant (MMSC) program. OSI will build and deliver a military grade system for the MMSC program based on the system designed for the U.S. Navy Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program. The company was awarded the LCS-27 contract by Lockheed Martin in November 2017. “We are pleased to have the opportunity…

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OSI adds 35 highly-skilled engineering positions to support AOPS contract

Construction of the Royal Canadian Navy’s future fleet at Halifax Shipyard in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is contributing directly to the addition of more than 35 high-tech and high-paying jobs at OSI Marine Systems (OSI) in Burnaby, British Columbia. When Halifax Shipyard selected Lockheed Martin Canada to deliver an adapted version of its Combat Management System (CMS 330) for surveillance purposes on Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS), it was a natural decision for Lockheed Martin Canada to select OSI Maritime Systems to provide the integrated navigation and bridge subsystems. Headquartered…

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Federal Government Awards Contract to Cellula Robotics Ltd for Arctic Subsurface R & D

The Federal Government awarded a contract to Cellula Robotics Ltd to develop a fuel cell that will improve the ability for autonomous underwater vehicles to store sufficient energy to undertake long range and long duration missions April 6th. This contract has a total value of close to $648,000 and is being awarded under the 2016 Innovation Call for Proposals for the All Domain Situational Awareness (ADSA) Science & Technology (S&T) program. Surveillance solutions support the Government of Canada’s ability to exercise sovereignty in the North, and provide a greater awareness…

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The Key to Compliant Tactical Navigation – OSI’s World Leading WECDIS on Display at Sea-Air-Space 2018

OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) will feature ECPINS Warship, a Burnaby-based leading naval electronic navigation software at the Sea-Air-Space Conference, Gaylord Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland from 9 – 11 April 2018. Over 20 years of engineering expertise in military electronic navigation has solidified OSI’s position as the world leader in the production of Warship Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) – a proven accomplishment with 20 NATO and Allied Navies operating OSI solutions aboard more than 600 platforms. ECPINS Warship is OSI’s premier Warship ECDIS solution and the benchmark of…

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