GICAN: Pacific 2017 - Interview of Allen Han Yin Siew, ECA Group Sales Manager
During Pacific 2017, Taking place in Sydney October 3-5, The GICAN (Groupement des Industries de Construction et Activités Navales) operating for the promotion of France's Naval Industry had the opportunity to interview ECA Group's Singapore-based Sales Manager Allen Han Yin Siew to learn more about ECA group stakes for this particular event and the perspectives on Australia.
Published on GICAN, September 2017
You will participate at the Pacific Fair in Sydney from 3 to 5 October. What are your company's news and Perspectives on Australia?
For many decades, ECA Group has been specializing in underwater robotics. Our product and service range has been developed over the years: robots operating in the air, on land, at sea; devices and expertise in magnetic signature management; embedded hardware; simulation systems for underwater operations and land operations. With such a range of offerings, there will be many opportunities for ECA Group in this region. Australia has an organized and well-established defense procurement process, with an emphasis on local capacity development and sustainability. We have previously provided a RAN drone kit and with our experience in the field of magnetic signature management, we will be providing expertise to the Australian Department of Defense for their venue.
Pacific is an exhibition with the theme of the naval defense. What types of products and services will you showcase during the show?
On the occasion of the PACIFIC 2017 exhibition, held at the Sydney International Exhibition Center October 5th, ECA Group is pleased to invite you to its 3N10 stand on the French pavilion for you to present its latest innovative solutions in the fields of Robotics and Integrated Systems, Training simulation, Equipment and Protection of ships. ECA Group will also present a demonstration of its latest generation H300V submarine robot, equipped with its 5-function manipulator arm. These demonstrations will take place in Sydney and after the exhibition also in Brisbane
You exhibit on the France pavilion. What benefits do you expect from this participation in the France Pavilion ?
By exhibiting under the France pavilion, given its location, we expect more visibility and a good development of our offer. Also, the on-site demonstration will also provide a better understanding of our Robotics offering. Our local partner ROV INNOVATIONS is an excellent local relay that will organize this event in Australia with the ECA Group team.