Kongsberg Norcontrol IT has signed a contract with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) for the future maritime surveillance system that will cover the Singapore Strait and the approaches to Singapore Port. The contract is valued at approximately NOK 145 million, according to a press release from the Norwegian firm.
“We are delighted that the MPA has once again recognised Kongsberg Norcontrol IT’s ability to deliver the best solution to ensure the safety and efficiency of shipping in and around Singapore waters. The MPA is world renowned for its capability to manage vessels and has always been at the forefront in accepting and utilizing technology”, says President Inge Flaten.
“This award reflects the strength of Kongsberg Norcontrol IT as the leading supplier of maritime domain awareness solutions including Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) systems worldwide,” she ads.