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SYPAQ Acquires Bellinger Systems

SYPAQ Systems Pty Ltd (SYPAQ) announced today that it has acquired 100% of the shares of Bellinger Systems Pty Ltd (Bellinger), further reinforcing SYPAQ’s position as a leading Australian owned systems integrator.

Bellinger, founded in 1967, provides leading edge design, manufacture and through life support for a significant scope of electrical, electronic and communications equipment operated by Defence. Customers include multiple areas of all three branches of the Australian Defence Force with a particular focus on Naval capability. Projects have included tactical data links (L11/16/22), surveillance receivers and recorders, communications equipment, radar, navigation & GPS, […]

2020-04-16T09:21:23+10:00April, 2020|

SYPAQ OPENS ADELAIDE OFFICE AT LOT FOURTEEN

SYPAQ’s new Innovation Collaboration Office in Adelaide was formally opened yesterday by the Hon David Ridgway MLC, South Australian Minister for Trade and Investment.

Situated in the heritage-listed Margaret Graham Building in Adelaide’s Lot Fourteen Innovation Precinct, this new office builds on SYPAQ’s existing South Australian presence and projected growth in the State.

The office will be dedicated to supporting local industry and partnering with like-minded organisations to address complex and emerging technology challenges for the Government and Defence sectors.

Speaking at the event to mark the opening of the office, Minister Ridgway said:

“SYPAQ’s expansion into South Australia is great news for our […]

2020-02-12T12:27:54+10:00February, 2020|

SYPAQ Gets in to the Aloha Spirit to Celebrate 2019

On 30th November 2019, the SYPAQ ohana (Hawaiian for ‘family’) celebrated a big 2019 with our annual staff Christmas party. Everyone embraced the Hawaiian theme which made for a very colourful spectacle and relaxed vibe.

Mahalo (thank you) to our amazing team, partners, customers and suppliers, for all your support throughout the year. We look forward to working with you all in what promises to be a huge 2020!

Mele kalikimaka! Merry Christmas!

2019-12-11T13:46:18+10:00December, 2019|

SYPAQ Wins the 2019 AAUS Industry Champion Award for Innovation

The who’s who of the Australian unmanned systems world came together in Canberra on 17th July 2019 to recognise individuals and organisations that have made a significant contribution to the industry.

Over 120 nominations were received for the 5 award categories, and SYPAQ is extremely proud to announce that we were awarded the coveted Innovation Award!

For further details on LinkedIn, click here and here.

The following is an excerpt from the unsolicited nomination that we were extremely humbled to receive:

“SYPAQ systems have rapidly developed and matured, in a matter of only a few years, […]

2019-07-18T15:16:37+10:00July, 2019|

Our Proud Association with the Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School Continues in 2019

In 2019, SYPAQ will once again sponsor the Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School (VIEWS).

VIEWS is an exciting program for Year 11 and 12 Indigenous students focused on expanding the students’ perspective on engineering. Over six days students get an insight into what it’s like to study and work in engineering.

The program includes:

  • Living on campus at the University of Melbourne
  • Industry site visits to companies across Melbourne to experience engineering in action
  • A day spent at exploring the campuses and engineering study options at four top universities: The University of Melbourne, RMIT […]
2019-05-08T10:32:20+10:00May, 2019|

SYPAQ awarded logistics drone contract by Army

The Australian Army has partnered with the Defence Innovation Hub in awarding an Army Innovation Day contract to SYPAQ to develop and demonstrate a next generation battlefield logistics small unmanned aerial system (UAS), called the Precision Payload Delivery System (PPDS), for use by Australian soldiers.

Minister for Defence Industry, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds, thanked SYPAQ for stepping up to answer the challenges of Accelerated Warfare presented by Army.

“Defence units have an enduring need to be able to resupply their combat forces in the most hazardous environments,” Minister Reynolds said.

2019-03-12T16:07:30+10:00March, 2019|

SYPAQ continues developing future SUAS for Army

SYPAQ will continue the development of its Corvo X platform for Army under a new contract announced today by Major General Kathryn Toohey, Head Land Capability for Army.

SYPAQ was one of three industry and research organisations to be awarded a concept exploration contract through a Defence Innovation Hub Special Notice in April 2018, in response to Army’s requirements for its future man-portable Small Unmanned Aerial System (SUAS) capability. After successfully proving the concept behind the Corvo X, the platform has now been selected by Army for further development and capability demonstration in the first half of 2019.

Speaking at the announcement […]

2019-03-14T15:16:34+10:00February, 2019|

SYPAQ to open latest Australian office in Adelaide

SYPAQ Systems today announced the commitment to open its latest Australian office, to be located in Adelaide’s Lot Fourteen innovation precinct.

The Lot Fourteen innovation precinct represents the ideal platform for SYPAQ’s future growth, through the development of partnerships that will create local business and employment opportunities. The new office will initially support 12 full time staff already based in Adelaide.

SYPAQ’s key clients in South Australia already include the federal Departments of Defence and Human Services, as well as key partnerships and relationships with State Government, local industry and academia.

Following a meeting with […]

2019-02-26T14:36:07+10:00February, 2019|

SYPAQ Leeson Energy – An Announcement of Joint Venture between SYPAQ Systems and Leeson Group

SYPAQ Systems and Leeson Group today announced that they have formed SYPAQ Leeson Energy (SLE), a joint venture that will leverage the capabilities of the two companies to provide innovative design, engineering and O&M solutions to the energy sector as well as develop new technologies to reduce energy costs and increase returns in energy investment for consumers, government and industry.
As key players in their respective fields, Leeson Group and SYPAQ bring together a highly skilled and dedicated team, capable of providing customers with a broad […]
2018-10-01T09:26:41+10:00October, 2018|