Posted by- Neelam Mathews
Oct 21, 2011
With a focus of aerospace technology, Saab India Technologies has inaugurated the Saab India Technology Centre, an R&D Center in partnership with Mahindra Satyam in Hyderabad.
The center will support the internal operations within Saab, while also supporting Saab to expand in the Indian market, says the company.
Primary areas of development will include Software Engineering, Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The SITC envisages future development in the areas of Signal processing and Systems Engineering.
An initial base of 100 skilled Indian engineers will be inducted by the end of 2012 will form the backbone of the Centre.
“With the establishment of this Research and Development Center, Saab has invested in a sustainable and long term relationship with Mahindra Satyam to co-develop critical technologies not only for India but to support our global markets. …,”said Saab President and CEO Håkan Buskhe.
“Aerospace & Defense is a major growth area for us and establishment of SITC is a strategic step towards synergizing Mahindra Satyam’s unique strengths in mission critical systems, engineering services, systems integration and Saab’s expertise in aerospace, network-centric warfare, special IT systems,” C P Gurnani, CEO, Mahindra Satyam said.