PRESS RELEASE GENOVA, JULY 22, 2020
NAVIRIS TO DEVELOP THE FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE MID-LIFE UPGRADE OF THE HORIZON FRIGATES
Today, Naviris, the 50/50 owned joint venture by Fincantieri and Naval Group, has signed a contract with OCCAR (Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation) for a feasibility study on the mid-life upgrade (MLU) of the four Horizon frigates. Naviris will work in close relationship with its industrial partners Fincantieri, Naval Group, Leonardo, Thales, Eurosam, MBDA and Sigen. Since its launching in January 2020, this contract is the second one Naviris has signed – after a R&T contract signed in June.