To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

IMDEX Asia: Microflown shows off 3D acoustic sensors

26th May 2015 - 10:03 GMT | by Grant Turnbull in Singapore


First-time exhibitors Microflown Maritime displayed a range of 3D acoustic situational awareness systems suited for the defence and security market at this year’s IMDEX Asia.

The Dutch firm showcased a buoy-mounted sensor, equipped with the proprietary Acoustic Vector Sensor technology, which can detect a range of maritime threats both surface and sub-surface.

Julian Pavel, business development manager at Microflown Maritime, demonstrated how the technology works to Shephard. ‘It’s not like anything you have seen before – it can detect, localise, track and classify cooperative and non-cooperative vessels.’ 

Various sound sources can be detected by the passive system including helicopters, fixed-wing

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Grant Turnbull


Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull was the editor of Land Warfare International and Digital Battlespace magazines with Shephard …

Read full bio

Share to