The contract will cover the provision and fit of a Multi Beam
Echo Sounder/Sonar System. Where suitable, it will replace
an existing system and use existing through hull apertures
however it is appreciated that this may not be possible in
The Multi Beam Echo Sounder /Sonar System will be
capable of building a three dimensional profile or picture of
the seabed around the ship and will be suitable for seabed
and water column searches in Search and Rescue,
Security and Navigation Safety functions.
Equipment will need to be delivered before 13 December
2013 however fitting will be subject to the availability of the
ship and the exigencies of the Service.
• Before 13 December 2013: Multi Beam Echo
Sounder/ Sonar and transducer array with all associated
control equipment, computers and displays: Qty 1
With the option for a second complete set in 2014 and a
third in 2015.
Tender to include quotation for fitting at a date to be
determined in consultation with the Naval Service
The full details of the requirements are outlined in Section
3 - Specification of Requirements.