Pardubice, Czech Republic, February 29th 2012 — ERA a.s., (ERA) announced today that it will construct a brand new headquarters building adjacent to its current factory location in Pardubice, Czech Republic. The company is experiencing increased demand for its products and services which is driving the need for additional development and administrative space. The modern eight story building will house as many as 150 people.
Michal Hon, Chairman of OMNIPOL, ERA a.s. majority stock holder, said “Our confidence in ERA has been substantiated by the market’s acceptance of both our civilian and military product lines. This new office building will substantially improve our ability to deliver new and enhanced products with better quality in shorter timeframes". Official planning permission has already been received and construction is expected commence during the summer of 2013.
Vladislav Hofman, Managing Director of ERA said “We are delighted that our business is growing at a pace that requires us to expand and modernize our facilities”.
Szczecin, Poland May 13 to 17, 2013 Specialists’ meeting and a business meeting of SET (Sensors and Electronics Technology) Panel of the NATO Science and Technology Organisation (STO) took place in Baltic Barracks in Szczecin. The live demonstrations of Passive Coherent Locators (PCL) accompanied the meeting: ERA`s Silent Guard, PCL CASSIDIAN (Germany) and PaRaDe Politechnika Warszawska (Poland).
Pardubice, May 14th, 2013 ERA has recently been developing a Multistatic Primary Surveillance Radar (MSPSR) passive known also as a Passive Coherent Location system (PCL). The newest, mobile version of this technology for air to ground surveillance will be introduced to the general public for the 1st time at the IDET Exhibition 2013 in Brno.
Czech TV News, April 27th, 2013 Czech Public Television broadcasted the report on ERA`s PCL system demonstrator called Silent Guard in primetime of Saturday night. PCL demonstrator is another significant milestone in MSPSR project developing in the company.
Brno April 17th, 2013 In the mid April ERA Company traditionally became a partner of the conference PVO 2013 in Brno. The event was organized by the Department of Air Defence Systems in the club of Faculty of Military Technology of University of Defence in Brno.