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Technology, Innovation and People: AJISS Prime Contractor Thales Shares Keys to Success
Sep12

Technology, Innovation and People: AJISS Prime Contractor Thales Shares Keys to Success

In 2017, the Government of Canada awarded Thales with the largest In-Service Support contract in Canada’s history. As the prime contractor for Canada’s Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships and Joint Support Ships In-Service Support (AJISS) program for up to thirty-five years, the scope of the project includes overseeing the refit, repair and maintenance of Canada’s Arctic Patrol Ships (AOPS)...

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Providing ISR services on demand, an interview with Joseph Galimberti, PAL Aerospace
Jun28

Providing ISR services on demand, an interview with Joseph Galimberti, PAL Aerospace

In this episode of Vanguard Radio, J. Richard Jones talks with Joseph Galimberti, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs of PAL Aerospace. PAL Aerospace is a diversified international aerospace and defence company headquartered in Canada. With over four decades of operations, PAL has continuously built on their experience to evolve into a global leader of airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance...

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Practical lessons in ISS: A roundtable with PAL Aerospace, Peraton Canada, and Thales
Feb28

Practical lessons in ISS: A roundtable with PAL Aerospace, Peraton Canada, and Thales

I founded OMX in 2012 as a collaborative platform to access opportunities at every stage of the procurement process. For most people, “procurement” simply means acquiring or building something. But for those of us in the defence sector, procurement extends to maintenance and upkeep – both in terms of physical parts and the training required to service the program....

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CFB Kingston to get new indoor live-fire range
Nov28

CFB Kingston to get new indoor live-fire range

On November 22, Mark Gerretsen, Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands announced that Canadian Forces Base Kingston would have a new modular indoor live-fire training range. On behalf of the Defence Minister, Gerretsen announced that the new range will be installed at the Joint Task Force X (JTF X) facility at CFB Kingston. “This new facility will...

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Thales Canada opens new office in Halifax to bolster AJISS
Sep11

Thales Canada opens new office in Halifax to bolster AJISS

Thales continues its expansion in Canada by opening its eighth location on September 10, 2018. The company’s new office is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia and will house up to 20 new employees by the end of this year. These staff members will serve the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), the Canadian Coast Guard and the company’s maritime partners and suppliers....

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EP 61: NATO Air Policing, and the latest news from Lockheed Martin and Thales
Aug22

EP 61: NATO Air Policing, and the latest news from Lockheed Martin and Thales

In this Vanguard Radio, CAF to deploy team for NATO Air Policing, Lockheed Martin completes its Industrial Regional Benefits commitments and Thales has been awarded the AJISS contact for up to 35 years. Show Notes Four CF-18 Hornets and over 130 Canadian Armed Forces personnel will participate in NATO Air Policing in Romania from September to December 2017. NATO...

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