Originally designed for the principle task of anti-submarine warfare, the type 23 frigate is the mainstay of the modern surface fleet that have evolved into powerful and versatile multi-purpose ships with the capability to operate anywhere in the world.
Despite intense competition, Tyco were awarded the contract to replace the Nuclear Biological Chemical Defence Incident Surveillance System (NBCDISS) on board the Royal Navy’s Type 23 Frigates. Rising to the challenge, the design and project management teams worked to a demanding schedule to complete a total of 10 ships.
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