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German company acquires Australian radar solutions and services provider

HENSOLDT has continued its expansion into the Asia-Pacific region with the acquisition of Canberra-based company IE Asia Pacific.

The radar solutions and services provider now operates as HENSOLDT Australia, targeting Australian and APAC region markets.


“The local support of our customers in Australia and in the Asia-Pacific markets is extremely important to HENSOLDT,” said Thomas Müller, CEO of HENSOLDT.

“HENSOLDT Australia is a part of our global customer support and services business and provides our customers with unparalleled radar solutions and systems support.” 

The company offers radar support, testing, training and installation services to the Australian Defence Force, as well as other agencies, and currently employs over 20 staff with an annual revenue of $6.5 million.

“We are excited to join HENSOLDT, to contribute to the company’s global growth and to further expand the support of our customers,” said Darren Gillam, GM operations HENSOLDT Australia.



"HENSOLDT maintains longstanding business relations, delivering radars, electronic warfare systems, electro-optronic devices and air traffic control equipment to customers in the APAC region," a release from the company said.

"HENSOLDT Australia will also be able to provide support to this wide range of products, which in turn will provide enhanced services and support for all our valued regional customers."

German company acquires Australian radar solutions and services provider
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