October 10, 2017

Marine Industrial Lighting Systems Ltd., MILS, has reached an agreement with the US Navy’s Military Sealift Command to supply innovative, explosion proof LED conversion kits to the US Navy’s T-AKE class vessels.


As part of Military Sealift Command <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_Sealift_Command>  (MSC), the T-AKE’s primary mission is to deliver ammunition, provisions, stores, spare parts, potable water and petroleum products to carrier battle groups and other naval forces, serving as a shuttle ship or station ship.


The contract will be to supply and install approximately 15,000 new explosion proof LED light fixture kits for 14 of the large vessels. The agreement will commence in the second quarter of 2018 and run into 2021.


Sid Cox, President of Marine Industrial Lighting states,” this is another significant day for our company and our Province. This program illustrates Marine Industrial Lighting System’s ability to develop, test and produce world class products from its Mt. Pearl base that compete on the global market.


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