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ECA Group
& iXblue

Exail was formed as ECA Group and iXblue joined forces in 2022. We are now a leading high-tech industrial champion specializing in cutting-edge robotics, maritime, navigation, aerospace and photonics technologies. Together, we employ a workforce of 1500 people worldwide and achieve an annual turnover of €250 million. With our unique offer ranging from components to complex systems, we support our customers for their critical missions in severe environments.

Our Events

ALL EVENTS
Maritime / Ongoing

AEEC – AMC

19 May 2024 – 23 May 2024

Arizona, US

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Land Defense Naval / Ongoing

Combined Naval Event

21 May 2024 – 23 May 2024

Farnborough, UK

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Land Defense

ENC 2024

22 May 2024 – 24 May 2024

Noordwijk, Netherland

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Offshore

Subsea Navigation Day 2024

22 May 2024 – 22 May 2024

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Land Defense Naval

BSDA

22 May 2024 – 24 May 2024

Bucharest, Romania

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Maritime

Canada Hydrographic Conference – CHC

27 May 2024 – 30 May 2024

St-John’s, Canada

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Photonics

2024 Photonics Users Conference

28 May 2024 – 28 May 2024

St Germain en Laye, France

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Maritime

Aircraft Interiors Expo

28 May 2024 – 30 May 2024

Hamburg, Germany

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Latest news

ALL NEWS

Exail announces appointment of new CEO of its Maritime Systems Business Line

Exail announces the appointment of Jérôme Bendell as the new CEO of its Maritime systems business line, teaming up with Fabien Napolitano and Thomas Buret, Exail’s CEOs, to explore new horizons. Jérôme Bendell will also continue to serve as the CEO of the Aerospace and Land business line until a successor is appointed. Jérôme brings an innovative vision and a drive for excellence, promising to take Exail to greater heights of success.

Exail enhances offshore operations with Octans AHRS advanced technology

Exail has secured a contract with Bourbon, a leading French maritime services provider, to supply several units of Exail Octans Attitude and Heading Reference Systems (AHRS) for integration into Bourbon Subsea Services subsidiary’s fleet. These units will be installed on multiple Bourbon Evolution 800 Series multi-purpose support vessels (MPSVs) dedicated to subsea operations at depths down to 3,000 meters.

Eelume partners with Exail to equip all-terrain AUVs with advanced navigation systems

Exail has been selected by Eelume, a leading provider of innovative underwater technology, to supply its Phins Compact C3 Inertial Navigation System (INS) for Eelume’s new S-Series all-terrain Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs).

Exail wins new contract for B737 maintenance simulator

Exail has concluded its first sale of the Phins 9 Compact brand-new compact high-performance Inertial Navigation System (INS) to Bedrock, a leader in underwater data acquisition platforms. The Phins 9 Compact INS will be integrated into Bedrock’s new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), marking a significant advancement in navigational accuracy and operational efficiency.

Bedrock selects Exail’s Phins 9 Compact INS for next-generation AUV

Exail has concluded its first sale of the Phins 9 Compact brand-new compact high-performance Inertial Navigation System (INS) to Bedrock, a leader in underwater data acquisition platforms. The Phins 9 Compact INS will be integrated into Bedrock’s new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), marking a significant advancement in navigational accuracy and operational efficiency.

Exail launches new SWaP-C optimized inertial navigation system for AUV

Exail has announced the launch of its latest product, the Phins 9 Compact. This new compact high-performance inertial navigation system (INS) is designed for all unmanned underwater vehicles and offers the market’s highest blend of navigation performance, reliability, and Size, Weight, and Power (SWAP) efficiency.

Ashtead Technology expands rental fleet portfolio with acquisition of Exail’s Rovins 9-DVL

Exail has secured a major contract with Ashtead Technology for the initial sale of six units of its brand-new all-in-one INS/DVL system, the Rovins 9-DVL. With this new acquisition, Ashtead Technology becomes the first rental company in the market to adopt Exail’s new INS/DVL technology.

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