- Company Name
- Company ABN/ACN/NZBN
- 5 Wey Court, Mary Road Guildford Surrey, UK GU1 4QU
- Postal Address
- As above
- Web Address
- 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
Kaon is a member of a number of Defence industry Frameworks in the UK including Progeny and the ASC.
Primary Point of Contact
- 0044 1483 543552
- 0044 7921 215335
- Company Overview
Kaon is a small company based in the UK that provides advanced sonar processing systems and HMIs to the Royal Navy. The Company also provides network systems, interface electronics and software, advanced HMIs, sonar data capture systems, replay and analysis systems and software. Kaon systems are fitted in UK SSNs, SSBNs and Type 23 Frigates. The Company is also a prolific innovator and is a key member of UK underwater research community.
- Electronics Design and Assembley
- Acoustics and Sonar
- Applied Research
- Showcase Capability
Kaon sonar sensor processing systems and software from beamforming to screen.
Kaon record, replay and analysis systems and software. Kaon recorders are RAID, HDD or SSD based depending on application. Recording rates can be in excess of 1600MBytes / sec.
Kaon has developed a UK CESG assured software encryption module.
Deployed Kaon systems are UK security accredited.
- Kaon sonar processing systems and software are substatially cheaper and more effective than larger mainstream suppliers
- Kaon's products are constantly involving and the company exploits the latest COTS hardware wherever possible
- Kaon system features, functionality and performance are significantly better than competitor systems
- Kaon HMIs and system architectures are designed around and for end users.
- Key customers
- UK MOD - sonar systems, recording systems, replay systems, network systems, interfacing electronics and software, HMIs
- Thales UK - recording systems, interface electronics and software
- BAE - network design consultancy, interface electronics and software, consultancy
- Dstl - algorithm development, applied research, consultancy, very high data rate recording solutions
- FWG (German Government Research Organisation) - Marine Mammal Detection System, Trial arrays, systems and software
- Ultra Electronics - Sonar Recording Systems, Marine Mammal Detection Systems
- Atlas Elektronik UK - Research services
- Qinetiq / SEA - Vertical Line Array Processing
- Key Partners
- Closely work with BAE and Thales on many projects.
- Partnering with Boeing to deliver future ASW product
Standards and Accreditations
- Standards and Accreditations
- Cyber Essentials
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