At Saab we develop technology to detect possible threats at an early stage, train and prepare for different kinds of scenarios, and ultimately protect society and its individuals. Business area Security and Defence Solutions is specialized in this area.
Business area Security and Defence Solutions offers C4ISR systems, Airborne Early Warning System, Civil Security systems and solutions, Training and simulation, as well as Telecom carrier and power solutions.
Sales in 2011: BSEK 5,7
Employees in 2011: 2,994
Headed by: Gunilla Fransson, Senior Vice President
A global business
Security and Defence Solutions is a global business with global presence.
Saab Technologies Australia Pty Ltd is the lead company for Saab in Australia. Operations within the Security and Defence Solutions business area include military C4I and civil security solutions, addressing customers in the Joint, Land, Naval and Civil Security Domains.
The headquarters are in Adelaide with 300 staff, and there are branch offices in Rockingham, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, comprising another 100 staff.
To gain a full picture of Saab’s operations in Australia, please visit: http://www.saabsystems.com.au/
Saab Czech s.r.o. is headquartered in Prague and forms the base for all of Saab’s operations in the Czech Republic, including support of the current Gripen contract. Businesses relating to Security and Defence Solutions include significant civil security projects, as well as development and production of virtual simulators through the newly acquired operation in Slavkov near Brno.
As of 1st May 2011, more than 120 people are employed by Saab in the Czech Republic.
To gain a full picture of Saab’s operations in the Czech Republic, please visit: http://www.saabczech.cz/
Saab Danmark A/S, based in Sønderborg, Denmark, is specialised in systems integration and system interoperability. The business develops and produces robust and secure communication technology - TactiCall, MFC 2000 multi-function consoles and the SMART MCM mine warfare system. Customers are found within the Land, Naval, air and Civil Security domains as well as in joint setups.
Saab Danmark A/S has approximately 70 employees.
Saab Systems Oy is a systems supplier specialising in innovative and integrated data-centric defence and security applications. The company’s headquarters are in Espoo. Saab Systems portfolio includes C4ISR, Electronic Warfare and Mine Counter Measures solutions for defence customers, as well as integrated solutions for securing society’s critical functions and infrastructure.
Saab Systems Oy employs about 70 people working in three locations in Finland: Espoo, Tampere and Jyväskylä.
The Security and Defence Solutions business in South Africa includes the operations of Saab Systems Grintek, based in Centurion. The business focuses on C41 solutions for military and civil customers, advanced capability in tactical military radios and radio networks. The business also supplies customised command and control solutions, including simulation and training systems, integrated mobile command vehicles and crisis management systems and First Responders networks (Fire, Police, Medical). Customers are found within the Land and Naval domains.
About 216 employees work for Saab Systems Grintek in Centurion, South Africa.
The headquarters for Security and Defence Solutions is based in Järfälla, Sweden, but the business area also has operations from Karlskrona in the south to Luleå in the north. The operations in Sweden include C4I solutions, Training and Simulation, Airborne Early Warning Systems and Civil Security systems and solutions.
Approximately 1,400 are employed by Security and Defence Solutions in Sweden.
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