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 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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OSI signs contract with Lockheed Martin to deliver IBNS for the US Navy

OSI Maritime Systems announced the signing of a contract with Lockheed Martin to provide its Integrated Bridge and Navigation System (IBNS) for the U.S. Navy Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program. This contract was awarded to OSI after an extensive competitive process that was conducted by Lockheed Martin over several months.  OSI’s IBNS design directly supports the Navy’s push to improve the affordability of the LCS, while updating and upgrading the integrated bridge and navigation capabilities. “We are pleased to have signed this very important contract with Lockheed Martin. Over…

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