Singapore, 20 July 2015 – Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) announced today that its electronics sector has secured about $424m worth of contracts in the second quarter of 2015 (2Q2015) for Rail Electronics & Intelligent Transportation, Satellite & Broadband Communications, as well as Advanced Electronics & Information Communications Technologies (ICT) solutions.
Rail Electronics & Intelligent Transportation
Rail Electronics & Intelligent Transportation contracts of about $55m were secured from local and overseas customers in China, India, the Middle East, North and South America and Taiwan. The projects include Command, Control and Communications (C3) Systems and Passenger Information Systems as well as integrated monitoring and surveillance systems and fleet management solutions. Work has started on these projects and will be completed progressively till end-2020.
Satellite & Broadband Communications
The electronics sector received contracts amounting to about $84m from government, telecom and enterprise users worldwide for the supply of satellite network equipment, earth stations and man-pack terminals. These include orders from Via Direta Telecom for a distance-learning network for students along the rivers of the Amazon basin, the largest programme of its kind in Brazil, as well as satellite network for government users in Asia. These projects will be delivered progressively over the next few years.
Advanced Electronics & ICT Solutions
This quarter, about $285m worth of Advanced Electronics & ICT contracts were received from both public and private sectors and will be delivered progressively over the next six years. Amongst these are contracts for Intelligent Security Management System, advanced communication and sensor systems, data monitoring system, mobile application solutions, automated metering solutions for government agencies and commercial businesses.
“We continue to work closely with customers to identify future needs that will help shape the road maps of our future products and solutions. One area that is gaining increasing importance is our Smart City solutions. In this regard, we are happy to report that our Galaxy M2M Communications System has gained the acceptance of customers in USA, UK, New Zealand and Israel . Our intelligent rail transit products have acquired track records in 21 cities outside Singapore, including Toronto, Washington DC and Brazil.” ~ LEE Fook Sun, President, ST Electronics
These contracts are not expected to have any material impact on the consolidated net tangible assets per share and earnings per share of ST Engineering for the current financial year.
ST Electronics (Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited), is the electronics arm of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd, one of the largest public-listed companies on the Singapore Stock Exchange. ST Electronics is a global engineering company specialising in the design, development and integration of advanced electronics and communications systems. Our capabilities are in Rail & Intelligent Transportation; Satellite & Broadband Communications; Info Comm Technologies; Command & Control operations, Training & Simulation; Intelligent Building & Security Systems and Cybersecurity. We have a presence in over 20 countries spanning North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, China, India and Southeast Asia. For more information, please visit www.stee.stengg.com.
ST Engineering (Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd) is an integrated engineering group providing solutions and services in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. Headquartered in Singapore, the Group reported revenue of $6.54b in FY2014 and ranks among the largest companies listed on the Singapore Exchange. It is a component stock of the FTSE Straits Times Index and MSCI Singapore. ST Engineering has about 23,000 employees worldwide, and over 100 subsidiaries and associated companies in 46 cities across 24 countries. Please visit www.stengg.com for more information.
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 Galaxy M2M Communications System (Galaxy) provides a single platform for multiple smart city and IoT applications including street light management, water resource management, advanced metering, transport management and various utilities management applications. It offers reliable coverage for real-time, cost-effective monitoring coupled with the ability to remotely control various sensors and actuators for better energy and resource savings to service providers, maintenance companies and government agencies involved in city management.