SyQwest Inc. Contract for DC to DC Converter MK 48 Torpedo

Published 11/27/2017

Cranston, Rhode IslandNovember 27,2017 – SyQwest Inc., a leading supplier of commercial and military sonar solutions, which specializes in high-resolution sonar and acoustic systems for precision seafloor exploration, announced today that the U.S. Navy has awarded it a $2M contract to produce DC to DC converter hybrid circuits for the MK 48 torpedo exploder assembly.

Under the contract, SyQwest Inc will manufacture and test DC to DC converter hybrid circuit assemblies which are used on the MK 48 heavyweight torpedo.

The Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Keyport,WA is the contracting agency. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) is the Navy's full-spectrum research, development, test and evaluation, engineering and fleet support center for submarines, autonomous underwater systems, and offensive and defensive weapons systems associated with undersea warfare.