ECA Group to modernise minehunting robots for unnamed customer

Photo: ECA Group

French marine robotics firm ECA Group has been awarded a €20 million (US$21.7 million) contract by an undisclosed naval customer to modernise unmanned vehicles used in mine countermeasures (MCM).

The modernisation work is expected to last for a minimum of two years.

ECA added that the customer has been a decades-long operator of unmanned vehicles manufactured by the company.

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