Hectronic has been awarded a contract with an international customer within the maritime industry. It’s a three year contract and production starts in Q4 2013.
Uppsala, Sweden, August 21, 2013:
Hectronic, a specialist in embedded PC development and manufacturing, has been awarded a contract with an international customer within the maritime industry for development and production of a custom made embedded computer system. The system is the fourth generation embedded computer developed by Hectronic for the customer in the many years of cooperation with the customer. It’s a three year contract and production starts in Q4 2013.
The system is specifically developed for operation in harsh environments. The specification includes an extended temperature operating range and shock and vibration protection. The system undergoes marine testing and certification procedures. “The contract confirms our ability to develop and supply embedded systems specified for strict requirements and for operation in harsh environments. We are proud to be trusted with supplying yet another generation of embedded computers to the customer,” says Anders Rundqvist, Director of Sales and Marketing at Hectronic.
Hectronic is the leading embedded PC platform provider in the Nordic region and the company is now expanding its sales activities into other European markets. Hectronic develops boards and embedded systems as both standard products and custom solutions. Customers include large OEMs in industrial, military and telecom markets, plus channel partners ranging from systems integrators and design consultants to other solutions providers. Hectronic’s renowned technical expertise has led to the development of numerous products that lead the market in terms of price/performance, small size and low power consumption. The company is currently expanding its standard product offering whilst maintaining a strong engineering capability to assist customers in tailoring its products to specific applications. The designers of Hectronic’s boards and systems provide expert local technical support to customers. Hectronic is owned by Acal BFI Nordic AB, a member of the Acal Group. Acal is a European leader in advanced technology solutions, providing marketing, engineering, design, manufacturing and other services through two divisions: Specialist Electronics and Supply Chain. The Acal Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange.