ATLAS ELEKTRONIK stands for maritime security. For decades now, ATLAS - a leading systems supplier for naval electronics - has been helping navies around the globe make the sea a safer place. ATLAS has a broad offering of sonars and sensors, command and control systems for submarines and surface combatants, mine countermeasures systems, unmanned underwater vehicles, radio and communications equipment, naval weapons as well as coastal surveillance systems and vessel traffic services. To round off its broad palette, ATLAS offers comprehensive support services, both before and after delivery of the products.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK has a long and impressive heritage spanning more than 100 years - a success story that is based on sound business values: innovation, performance and reliability. On the global market, ATLAS is a competent partner for its customers, a good employer for its staff, and an enterprise that is firmly anchored in society.
ATLAS is a technological leader in many areas. Whether the call is for sonar technology, minehunting, naval weapons or combat systems, ATLAS has unique capabilities to offer. Especially in sonar technology, ATLAS sets standards worldwide.
ATLAS combines innovative energy and the spirit of research with customer benefit and operational economy. ATLAS is pursuing a sustainable strategy for its research and development work, investing a significant part of its turnover in these activities. One of the major research goals is to expand our sonar competence further.
The most important and successful products and systems include the ISUS combat system for submarines (including a wide range of sonars), the heavyweight torpedo DM2 A4, the ANCS combat system for surface combatants, hull-mounted sonars and towed arrays, the mine warfare system IMCMS and the unmanned underwater vehicles "SeaFox" and "SeaOtter", which can be deployed for minehunting as well as for reconnaissance, harbour security or the surveillance of civilian facilities.
ATLAS is able to equip submarines, ships and systems with its own and external sensors, effectors and subsystems and to integrate them in creating network-centric systems. ATLAS ELEKTRONIK transforms the reconnaissance, mission planning and engagement of threats into a transparent and reliable process that is easy to control.
Today, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK employs more than 1900 experts worldwide at various locations and subsidiaries. ATLAS hires the best staff from the corresponding areas of specialization. Over 5,000 patents held by ATLAS ELEKTRONIK bear witness to the ongoing innovative energy of its workforce. In promoting the personal development and advancement of its specialists in the field of maritime high technology, ATLAS cooperates closely with universities and research institutes.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK is a joint subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp and Airbus DS.