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SYPAQ 25th Anniversary Gala Event

On 2nd December, 2017, SYPAQ celebrated 25 years in business with a gala event at the Plaza Ballroom in Melbourne.  It was an amazing night and we’re pleased to be able to share a snippet of this auspicious occasion with you all.

Click here for a short video that captures the essence of the evening.

Click here to watch our Managing Director, David Vicino, perform the ‘headline act’, to everyone’s complete surprise!

We’d also like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has been a part of our story so far, and wish […]

2017-12-25T22:34:37+00:00 December, 2017|

SYPAQ’s CEO joins the Victoria Defence Council

As reported by Defence Connect, SYPAQ is proud to announce that our CEO, Amanda Holt, has joined the Victoria Defence Council.

The Defence Council Victoria was established in 2007 and advises the Victorian Government on strategies to develop and sustain Victoria’s defence industry capabilities. Amanda joins an esteemed group of Council members. Namely:

  • Mr Greg Combet AM, Chair
  • Ms Laura Anderson
  • Major General (Rtd) Peter Haddad AO
  • Vice Admiral (Rtd) Peter Jones AO DSC
  • Mr John O’Callaghan
  • Ms Christine Zeitz

To read the full article, click here.

You can read more about the Victoria Defence Council here.



2017-10-26T23:29:31+00:00 October, 2017|

SYPAQ awarded two projects under the Defence Innovation Hub

SYPAQ Systems is excited to be embarking on two technology innovation projects awarded under the Defence Innovation Hub. The first project will see SYPAQ working with Army to develop a man-portable power generation system to address the ever-growing need for lightweight power generation in the field. The second project will investigate new and innovative methods for Air Force to process, exploit and disseminate complex ISR data.

To read the full story, click here.


2017-08-04T03:09:53+00:00 August, 2017|

SYPAQ awarded its 2nd Defence Innovation Hub Contract

SYPAQ is proud to announce our 2nd Defence Innovation Hub contract to explore the development of software based systems that effectively train networks to learn how to interpret non-standard intelligence products and convert them to comply with appropriate format standards.

The Innovation Hub continues to be a significant driver to build the innovation and business capabilities of Australian industry, universities and research institutions and to deliver innovative solutions for Defence, and SYPAQ is thrilled and privileged to have the opportunity to play a key role in this pursuit.

For further details click here.


2017-07-14T01:58:35+00:00 July, 2017|

SYPAQ Awarded Defence Innovation Hub Funding for a Deployable Power Generator Capability

SYPAQ is proud to be working with the Defence Innovation Hub, developing new capabilities for our service personnel, including a deployable power generator capability. Our small, lightweight next generation power generator will be tailored to land environments to be used by individual soldiers and vehicle-based forces.

Read the official announcement from Minister Christopher Pyne here.

2017-06-27T01:01:30+00:00 June, 2017|

SYPAQ to Sponsor the 2017 Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School

SYPAQ is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2017 Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School (VIEWS).

VIEWS is an exciting program for Year 11 and 12 Indigenous students focused on expanding their 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 engineering related companies, a day spent at the University of Melbourne, RMIT University, Swinburne University and Monash University, hands-on workshops and activities that provide an insight […]

2017-05-23T23:13:22+00:00 May, 2017|

SYPAQ Expands Range of Corvo Unmanned Systems

The Australian International Airshow showcased the latest in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) technology including Corvo UAS, the impressive range of military grade, modular Small UAS (SUAS) from Australian owned Defence Systems Integrator, SYPAQ.

In addition to the Corvo H6 Multirotor that hit the market in 2016, the Airshow coincided with the launch of three new Corvo platforms – the F13 and F20 fixed wing SUAS platforms, which both share their avionics systems with the H6, and the 99 gram Micro (pictured), which SYPAQ states is in a class of its own and is ideally suited to law enforcement and public […]

2017-05-16T05:14:28+00:00 May, 2017|

UTC Aerospace Systems’ Cloud Cap Technology TASE500 all HD Imaging System selected by Vulcanair Aircraft for Chilean Navy Search and Rescue programs

UTC Aerospace Systems will deliver Cloud Cap Technology TASE500 imaging systems to Vulcanair Aircraft in support of maritime search and rescue efforts operated by the Chilean Navy.

The TASE500 imaging system will be installed on Vulcanair's P68 Observer 2 aircraft, a twin–engine airplane designed for maritime observation and patrol. The TASE500 payload provides the first all-HD imaging solution giving operators improved situational awareness, an all-digital imaging chain for maximized processing capability and an optimized lens design for enhanced object recognition. All TASE cameras offer a continuous zoom functionality which provides optimal field of view across all zoom levels.

"The addition of the Cloud Cap Technology TASE500 Imaging System to the P68 Observer 2 will allow us to provide a turnkey, high performance, cost efficient solution to the search and rescue market," said Remo De Feo, CEO of Italy's Vulcanair Aircraft. "The all HD imaging system of the TASE500 was a critical requirement in providing the Chilean Navy with superior nighttime imaging as well as long range daylight surveillance."

2017-01-26T13:26:37+00:00 December, 2015|