TT Electronics secures major contract for Naval Strike Missile cable harness solutions

By Defence Industry Europe

TT Electronics, a globally recognized provider of engineered technologies and manufacturing solutions, has announced a significant contract award from Kongsberg Defence and Aerospace, marking a continuation of their long-standing partnership. The agreement, which runs until the end of 2026, entails TT Electronics' Fairford UK business unit delivering complex cable harness solutions and housing assemblies for Kongsberg's Naval Strike Missiles (NSM).

 

Kongsberg, a leader in global technology, specializes in delivering high-performance mission-critical solutions for clients operating under the most challenging conditions. This new contract underscores TT Electronics’ expertise and long history of supporting military programs across land, air, sea, and munitions domains.

Michael Leahan, Executive Vice President, Commercial at TT Electronics, highlighted the company’s reputation for collaboration, trust, and operational excellence. He emphasized the value of the ongoing relationship with Kongsberg Defence and Aerospace, noting the importance of supporting global defence system and technology needs.

 

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Marianne Bergan Tveito of Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS acknowledged TT Electronics’ crucial role in Kongsberg’s supply chain, citing their consistent quality, reliability, and collaborative efforts as key to meeting customer demands effectively.

This contract is part of a broader trend of increased demand for aerospace and defence platform production, leading to several new contracts for TT Electronics in the UK and North America. Notably, TT Electronics has secured awards for cable assembly for the RBSL Challenger 3 and a multi-year agreement with Marotta Controls in the US.

 

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TT Electronics’ Fairford facility, established in 1978, is a NADCAP-accredited engineering and manufacturing center specializing in cable assembly solutions for harsh environments. With over 30 years of experience, TT Fairford has supported major defence platforms such as the F35, Typhoon, and Storm Shadow, further demonstrating the company’s capability and commitment to excellence in the defence sector.

 

 

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