When: 31st October, 2017
Project Manager: Kristian Lerø
New joint venture company for Kongsberg Defence System
NPG’s event department assisted with the official founding ceremony of the new joint venture company to Kongsberg Defence System, Thessaloniki Group and Atlas Elektronik; kta Naval Systems. The company will develop, manufacture and maintain the combat systems of thyssenKrupp submarines, and the headquarter will be situated in Kongsberg with a branch in Bremen, Germany. The event gathered representatives from the German and Norwegian authorities in addition to employees from the three companies.
“The joint venture is an important step for us and the Norwegian defence industry. We have been partnering with thyssenkrupp for the past decades and are delighted to now take our partnership to the next level. Together we will deliver the next generation of combat systems and put smart defence in Europe into action.” Eirik Lie, President of Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace.
Kongsberg Defence Systems own film from the event
Film: Kongsberg Group