L-3 SAM Electronics to Exhibit at Cruise Shipping Miami 2013

HAMBURG, Germany, March 1, 2013 – L-3 SAM Electronics announced today that it will be exhibiting an extensive range of systems and services for cruise ship applications in Hall C, Booth 2029, at Cruise Shipping Miami, March 11–14.

At the show, L-3 SAM Electronics will demonstrate the very latest enhancements to its NACOS Platinum integrated navigation, automation and control system. The system provides a full range of functionality for vessels, with unprecedented levels of usability and scalability. Also featured as an integral part of the live demonstrations will be a VALMATIC Platinum automation assembly supported by a newly integrated Platinum dynamic positioning and control system. The system was  developed as part of a collaborative effort between L-3 Dynamic Positioning & Control Systems, L-3 SAM Electronics and L-3 Lyngsø Marine.

“L-3 is extremely proud to showcase the successful integration of our systems onto one common platform during this year’s Cruise Shipping show,” said Maik Stoevhase, senior vice president of L-3 SAM Electronics. “We are committed to providing a customer-centric approach within our core international maritime markets, and our Platinum line of NACOS, VALMATIC and dynamic positioning systems is an excellent example of our strategy in action.”

L-3 SAM Electronics will also showcase its established energy and drive capabilities, including advanced diesel-electric propulsion assemblies with power ratings ranging from 2 MW to 28 MW. These features ensure optimum levels of safety and performance through a combination of innovative frequency converter design and redundant assembly layouts.

In addition, L-3 FUNA International and its MAVCO division will present wide-ranging solutions for a host of applications covering AV, CCTV, broadcast communications, control, digital signage, fire safety, architectural and entertainment lighting, network/IP, public address, and satellite and security systems.

Headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, L-3 SAM Electronics GmbH operates as a part of L-3 Marine & Power Systems and is a subsidiary of L-3 Communications Corporation. L-3 SAM Electronics is a turnkey supplier of complete electrical systems, as well as integrated navigation, automation, communications, energy distribution and propulsion systems for all types of ships. To learn more about L-3 SAM Electronics, please visit the company’s website at www.sam-electronics.de.

Comprising 25 operating companies, L-3 Marine & Power Systems (L-3 M&PS) is a worldwide leader in maritime automation and control, navigation, communications, dynamic positioning, and power distribution and conditioning for the U.S. Navy, allied foreign navies and commercial customers worldwide. With over 85 locations in 19 countries, L-3 M&PS is a cohesive, global partner with extensive capabilities and a proven track record in delivering the highest level of technology, service and integration. To learn more about L-3 Marine & Power Systems, please visit its website at www.L-3com.com/MPS.

Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 51,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in C3ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. The company reported 2012 sales of $13.1 billion. To learn more about L-3, please visit the company’s website at www.L-3com.com.

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Elke Brunk
SAM Electronics GmbH
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