navantia, the spanish shipbuilder is 100 per cent owned by the spanish Government, is a world reference in the design, construction and integration of state-of-the-art warships, as well as civil ships, offshore structures, ship repairs and modernisations. It is also engaged in the design and manufacture of integrated platform management systems, fire control systems, command and control systems, propulsion plants and through life support for all its products. Even though its main line of activity is in the naval field, navantia designs and manufactures systems for the army.
navantia is a reference in surface warships, having been able to integrate the aegis LM system in a much smaller platform.
It has designed and built the F-100 alvaro de baz n class frigates (5 units) for the spanish navy and the F-310 Fridtjof nansen class (5 units) in service at the Royal norwegian navy. The australian warfare destroyer, currently under construction, is another navantia design also based in navantia F-100 Frigate.
navantia develops its own systems and is capable of delivering products integrating complex systems, including ones made by other suppliers. It is also a leading company in the development, fabrication and maintenance of diesel engines, gearboxes, shaft lines, and steam turbines.
The principal advantage of Navantia, achieved in many years of experience and clients, is the flexibility to adapt to different requirements of the client, as well as the capability to offer global solutions throughout the entire life-cycle of all of its products: ships, systems, propulsion and energy. Providing engineering capability, transfer of technology and technical assistance to its clients in every part of the world.