Nov. 30 (UPI) — Atlas Elektronik in Finland has introduced of completion of mid-life upgrades for Pansio-class inshore minelayers of the Finnish Defense Forces.
The 3rd of 3 upgraded ships used to be delivered this week to the Finnish Defense Forces Logistics Command beneath a 2015 contract, the corporate stated on Wednesday.
“All ships were delivered on schedule and all the customer requirements were fulfilled,” Jaakko Savisaari, leader govt officer of Atlas Elektronik Finland, stated in a press unlock. “The success of this project has been achieved by the professionalism and expertise, the good cooperation, trust and transparency of the whole team.”
“We, the shipyard, our sub-suppliers, the Logistics Command and the end-users, the Navy, have all shared the same objective.”
Under the mid-life improve program all send techniques have been changed at the ships, which first entered carrier within the early 1990s. The minelaying and maritime shipping capability of the ships used to be maintained and make stronger send purposes have been advanced within the improve to stay the vessels in operation till the 2030s, Atlas Elektronik stated.
Atlas Elektronik Finland is a part of the Atlas Elektronik Group, which is a part of the Thyssenkrupp community.