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  • Lockheed to Continue In-Service Support for Canadian Navy Frigates - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Continue In-Service Support for Canadian Navy Frigates

    Lockheed Martin will continue to provide in-service support for the Canadian navy“™s 12 multirole patrol frigates for an additional three years under a contract extension. The company said Tuesday it began to support the fleet in late 2008 as part of the $2 billion Halifax Class Modernization project, for which Lockheed’s Canadian arm serves as the prime contractor and […] More

  • Lockheed, New Zealand Sign Contract for Anzac-Class Frigate Tech Installation, Test - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed, New Zealand Sign Contract for Anzac-Class Frigate Tech Installation, Test

    Lockheed Martin‘s Canadian arm and the New Zealand government have formalized an agreement for the installation and testing of Anzac-class frigate systems as part of ship modernization efforts. The company said Wednesday it designed a combat system for two New Zealand frigates and subcontracted Seaspan Victoria Shipyards to install the technology on both ships at a Canada-based […] More

  • Lockheed Partners With 5 Firms to Pursue Canada“™s Surface Combatant Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Partners With 5 Firms to Pursue Canada“™s Surface Combatant Program

    Lockheed Martin and five other defense contractors have formed a consortium to offer a warship design for a program that seeks to replace the Canadian navy“™s fleet of surface combatants. The Canada“™s Combat Ship Team composed of Lockheed“™s Canadian arm, CAE, BAE Systems, L3 Technologies, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates – now called Maxar Technologies – and […] More

  • Lockheed to Develop, Maintain Simulation Training App for Navy Combat Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Develop, Maintain Simulation Training App for Navy Combat Systems

    Lockheed Martin‘s Canadian arm has received a potential five-year, $21.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy to develop a computer-based networked system designed to aid operation and corrective maintenance training for multiple combat systems. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed Martin Canada will also help the Navy’s Center for Surface Combat Systems maintain and update the Visual […] More

  • Lockheed Subsidiary to Update Chilean Frigate Combat Mgmt System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Subsidiary to Update Chilean Frigate Combat Mgmt System

    Lockheed Martin‘s Canadian arm has secured a contract to update the combat management system and subsystems on three Type 23 frigates of the Chilean navy. The company said Tuesday its CMS 330 system was chosen to replace the current system used on Chile’s Type 23 frigates after a worldwide competitive tender process. Rosemary Chapdelaine, vice president of rotary and mission systems at Lockheed […] More

  • Kongsberg Subsidiary Built Geospatial Tool for New Zealand's Combat System Trainer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Kongsberg Subsidiary Built Geospatial Tool for New Zealand’s Combat System Trainer

    A Kongsberg subsidiary produced the geospatial and display components of a combat management system that Lockheed Martin built and delivered to New Zealand’s navy. Lockheed’s Canadian arm deployed the CMS 330 Combat Management System to a maritime warfare training center in Devonport, New Zealand, as part of the country’s Anzac frigate system modernization effort, Kongsberg said Monday. Kongsberg noted the CMS 330 was originally developed to support Canada’s Halifax-class frigates and modified later […] More

  • Lockheed, RANK Software Unveil Cybersecurity Offering for Defense Programs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed, RANK Software Unveil Cybersecurity Offering for Defense Programs

    Lockheed Martin‘s Canadian subsidiary and RANK Software have partnered to create and offer cybersecurity platforms to Canadian and international defense programs. Both companies developed a co-branded security analytics offering as part of efforts to help address a shortage of trained cybersecurity individuals as well as meet a demand for systems designed to protect networks from advanced persistent cyber threats, Lockheed said Tuesday. The partnership demonstrated the offering at […] More

  • Lockheed Picks Saab Optronic Sensors for Canadian Navy's Fire Control Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Picks Saab Optronic Sensors for Canadian Navy’s Fire Control Directors

    Saab has come to an agreement with Lockheed Martin‘s subsidiary in Canada to install additional optronic sensors in the former’s Ceros 200 fire control directors used by the country’s navy on the branch’s Halifax-class frigates and land-based test sites. The optronic sensors will work to deliver additional support to the radar functions of the Ceros 200, Saab said Monday. Ceros 200 […] More

  • Lockheed's Mission Systems Division Opens New Ontario HQ; Rosemary Chapdelaine Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed’s Mission Systems Division Opens New Ontario HQ; Rosemary Chapdelaine Comments

    Lockheed Martin Canada has moved its mission systems and training business to a new headquarters at Palladium Drive in Kanata, Ontario, from the division’s former location on Solandt Road, the Ottawa Business Journal reported Thursday. Tom Pechloff writes that Rosemary Chapdelaine, vice president and general manager of Lockheed Martin Canada MST, said the division employs […] More

  • Lockheed Hiring CEO for New Canadian Office - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Hiring CEO for New Canadian Office

    Lockheed Martin Corp. has opened a new corporate office in Ottawa to better serve the company’s Canadian partners and customers. According to a company statement, the new corporate presence will help strengthen customer relationships as the company develops domestic and international opportunities meant to create value for the company’s Canadian customers. Lockheed also announced that […] More

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