GLOBAL LEADER DEDICATED TO SECURITY
With operations in 50 countries and 68,000 employees, Thales is
a global technology leader for the aerospace,
space, defence, security and transportation markets.
Building on proven capabilities in large-scale software systems,
Thales is stepping up to the security challenges of our
customers in an increasingly interconnected, technology-driven
Civil and military systems benefit from many of the same
technologies and innovations. Developing these dual technologies
has been a long tradition for Thales, with its global network of
25,000 high-level researchers and engineers.
Leveraging a global presence and spanning the entire value
chain, from prime contracting to equipment, Thales plays a
pivotal role in making the world a safer place.
Thales has been in South Africa since 1998, has a 26% Black
shareholding position and a level 5 BEE status.With its
consolidated activities Thales South Africa commands the leading
South African defence electronic company (previously known as
African Defence Systems) which has been a strategic
supplier to the SANDF for 35years.
The Thales South Africa product portfolio is:
• TACIS - Intelligence Systems
• AS4000 - Artillery Fire Control System
• SCORPION - Automated Mortar System
• MIKROS - Compact Combat
Management System for small vessels. In addition Thales South
Africa with its company Thales ATM has a leading position in the
Air Traffic Management market in Southern Africa.