Friday, May 29, 2015
SyQwest Inc. Announces $5.0 Million U.S. Navy Contract For DT-513 Hydrophones
commercial and military sonar solutions, which specializes in high-resolution sonar and
acoustic systems for precision seafloor exploration announced today that the U.S. Navy
has awarded it a five year ID/IQ contract with a maximum value at completion of $5.0M.
Under the contract, SyQwest Inc will manufacture DT-513 hydrophones which are used
on the US Navy fleet of submarines and surface ships. The DT-513 hydrophone is a
wide band, omni-directional device with an integrated preamplifier used for making
reference sound level measurements.
The Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, R.I., is the contracting agency. The
Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) is the Navy's full-spectrum research,
development, test and evaluation, engineering and fleet support center for submarines,
autonomous underwater systems, and offensive and defensive weapons systems
associated with undersea warfare.
Robert Tarini , CEO of SyQwest said,” We are pleased to have won this US Navy DT-
513 hydrophone contract and to be given once again the opportunity to continue to grow
our portfolio of government products and designs that we manufacture and support.”
About SyQwest Inc.
Our dedicated staff of professionals strives to provide exceptional and innovative
acoustic solutions to our global marketplace. Our engineering staff has over 150 years
of combined experience in sonar and acoustic solutions. We have provided innovative
product designs for applications in; marine hydrographic and marine geophysical
surveying as well as military sonar markets worldwide. Our principal technologists have
significant experience in the design, manufacturing and support of sophisticated
acoustic instrumentation. Our products are of the highest quality and are "best of breed
"in price and performance characteristics. Over the past ten years we have delivered
over 3,000 sonar systems to satisfied customers worldwide. For more information about
the company and its products, please visit the SyQwest Inc. home page at
SyQwest specializes in high resolution echo sounders and acoustic systems for precision seafloor exploration. Mr. Tarini holds an MBA in Marketing and Finance from Johnson & Wales University and his BA from Quinnipiac University. He currently resides in East Greenwich, RI with his wife.