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Hydro Group plc

Corporate Profile

Company Information

Company Name
Hydro Group plc
Hydro Group plc
Claymore Avenue Aberdeen AB23 8GW Scotland
Web Address

Company Data

Number of Employees
Is your company a small to medium enterprise (SME)?
Is your company a product or service orientated business?
Does your company currently supply directly to the ADF or Department of Defence?
Does your company currently supply directly to a Defence prime contractor?

Industry and Defence Engagement

Member of an industry group or association


Contact Information

Primary Point of Contact

Graham Wilkie
Head of Global Sales
+44 1224 822996

Company Capabilities

Company Capability

Company Overview

Hydro Group plc comprises Hydro Bond Engineering Ltd and Hydro Cable Systems Ltd. Building on three decades of proven capability and industry experience, Hydro Group has become the market leader in providing bespoke engineered cable/connector assembly solutions for subsea applications. Hydro Group are at the forefront in the development and innovation of subsea product technologies, with involvement from prototype concept through to design, manufacture and project management. Hydro Group manufacture the complete package including umbilical cables, electrical and optical connection systems / assemblies for data, power and signal transmission.

Hydro Group covers product design, research and development, testing and certification, product manufacturing. The company operates on a global platform providing total solutions to a portfolio of prime contractors, major operators, OEM's, defence agencies, defence organisations and the UK MOD. Hydro Group primarily works with the Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Defence and Aerospace Industry.

Our focus is primarily in subsea cable / connector assembly innovation. Our business concentrates on product design, engineering and manufacturing of harsh environment composite cables, underwater connectors, topside connectors and penetrators for subsea, underwater, topside and onshore applications.

Hydro Group specialise in the design and manufacture of subsea and defence environment electrical and optical connectors, penetrators, cable assemblies and terminations for the defence industry.

Optical Fiber Connectors
Through Hull Penetrators
Towed Array Cable
Underwater Connectors & Cable
underwater RF Interconnect
Sensor Array Cable
Showcase Capability

Design and manufacture of subsea elctro optical connectors and cable systems for naval platforms covering fixed and deployable systems.

Hydro Group specialise in the following areas: Active Towed Sonar Suite, Bow and Dipping Sonar Sensor Suite,Tethered Communications Systems, Subsea Acoustic Signature Range, Acoustic Buoy, Mast Systems, Non Penetrative Mast Optical Communications, Flank Array Sonar, Pressure Hull Penetrators, Water Tight Bulkhead Penetrators, Splice Blocks, Mine Counter Measure Systems, ROV Mine Hunter,AUV and Acoustic Hull Recognition.

Hydro Group supply a complete design and manufactured product for subsea electrical and optical systems

Key Customers

Key customers
BAE, Thales, Atlas Elektronik, Babcock
Key Partners
MacTaggart Scott Australia

Standards and Accreditations

Standards and Accreditations
ISO9001, ISO14001, DNV, LRS, ABS, SC21

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