ideaForge signs MoU with L&T for unmanned aerial systems
ideaForge and Larsen and Toubro (L&T), India’s multinational engineering conglomerate and the largest private sector defence company have entered into an MoU to offer drones and allied systems for defence use.
Both companies will combine their strengths to offer hi-tech, integrated drone solutions to enhance security and surveillance. They will also offer anti-drone solutions to counter the threat of malicious or unintended usage of drones.
The MoU involves collaboration on technology, products, deployment and go-to-market strategies. It will unlock the full potential of unmanned aerial systems in security, surveillance and protection solutions. With the ever-increasing adoption of drone technology, the ideaForge-L&T partnership will redefine the landscape of unmanned systems.
Ankit Mehta, CEO, ideaForge says, “We are excited to partner with L&T as it will bring their vast experience in design and development of Defence systems to our product offerings as well as a global orientation to address market demands. Our collaboration will create a platform to help develop mission-specific, fully integrated solutions that customers worldwide are looking for.”
J D Patil, Whole Time Director & Senior Executive Vice President (Defence & Smart Technologies), L&T, says, “We are teaming as partners of choice to provide indigenously developed unmanned systems for the Indian and global markets. We are confident, this alliance will create a successful Make in India c