The Thales Cybersecurity Solutions team took part at this year's DistribuTECH 2017, which took place from January 31st to February 2nd in San Diego, California. DistribuTech is a leading transmission & distribution conference and exhibition.
Jerry McLean, Vice President and Managing Director of Defence & Security, describes in an interview with Canadian Defence Review how the company’s commitment to R&D will be a very important element of its Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) bid.
Thales congratulates TransLink on the successful opening of the SkyTrain Evergreen extension to the Millennium Line on December 2nd, 2016. The extension connects the Tri-Cities area to the SkyTrain network, and adds six new stations along 11 km.
Thales Canada has representation at the Chair Board level for (*) Evanta CISO Summit which happens once a year in Toronto. This year’s event, Thales Vormetric also participated and hosted a key session on Data Security Risk Management.
On December 1st, the CBTC and Beyond Seminar took place at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto. The focus was on Communications-Based Train Control and three impactful Thales presentations were delivered by our experts.
Thales is proud to be partnering with Concordia University and Hydro Quebec, as part of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Industrial Research Chairs Program on an important project that will conduct cutting-edge research into Quebec’s power grid system.
Thales Canada has been under the NSS non-combat contract for the initial phases of the OFSV project since 2013, and is also under contract with Seaspan for initial phases of the Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel for the Canadian Coast Guard and the Joint Support Ships for the Royal Canadian Navy
Thales Canada Inc. saw a 25.4% increase in R&D spending in FY2015 and remains at #63 in rank on Canada’s Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders for 2016. Thales is the third company in the ranking in the Electronic Systems industry.