Tuesday, June 2, 2015
SyQwest Inc. Announces US Defense Logistics Agency Contract for DT-276A Submarine Hydrophones
Warwick, Rhode Island. January 26, 2012 –SyQwest Inc., a leading supplier of commercial and military sonar solutions, which specializes in high-resolution sonar and acoustic systems for precision seafloor exploration, announced today that the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency has awarded it a contract to produce a maximum quantity of 1142 DT-276A submarine hydrophones.
Under the contract, SyQwest Inc will manufacture and test DT-276A hydrophone assemblies which are used on the AN/BQR-7 submarine sonar system. The AN/BQR-7 is a passive conformal flank array sonar system.
The Defense Logistics Agency in Richmond, Virginia is the contracting agency. The Defense Logistics Agency is the Department of Defense's largest logistics combat support agency, providing worldwide logistics support in both peacetime and wartime to the military services as well as several civilian agencies and foreign countries.
Robert Tarini , CEO of SyQwest said,” We are pleased to have won this contract and to be able to continue our strategic growth into the US Navy undersea warfare and sonar market. This marks our fourth major contract win in the last 2 years in this market segment. Our winning approach will continue to be to provide the highest possible quality sonar product at the lowest possible price to our government customers.”
About SyQwest Inc.
Our dedicated staff of professionals strives to provide exceptional and innovative acoustic solutions to our global marketplace. We presently provide to our valued customers an array of innovative product designs for applications in; marine hydrographic and geophysical surveying as well as military sonar markets worldwide. Our principal technologists have significant experience in the design, manufacturing and support of sophisticated marine 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 http://www.syqwestinc.com.
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.