Naval Support

With the increasing need for organisations to ensure that their platforms remain operational with reduced cost of ownership and increased availability throughout the designed life, the achievement of an optimised support solution becomes paramount. L-3 MSUK has extensive experience in marine engineering and support, which encompasses all phases of the CADMID cycle, from concept through the acquisition process and In Service Support (ISS) to disposal covering the entire platform life.

L-3 MSUK supports the Albion Class Landing Platform Dock (LPD), Astute Class Submarines, Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carriers and has been selected for Type 26 Global Combat Ship (GCS).

L-3 MSUK Naval Support Services team provides a wealth of domain knowledge and experience in operation and maintenance of marine platforms, improving the sustained capability well beyond the design life of the platform. Our domain knowledge extends over the range of support fields:

Supportability Engineering -

  • Development and implementation of support strategies
  • In depth analysis, resulting in optimum support solutions
  • Improved operational effectiveness.

Asset Management -

  • Optimised low risk solutions
  • Reduced/optimised operating costs
  • Increased availability at platform and fleet level

Supply Chain Optimisation -

  • L-3 MSUK provides support for the complete supply chain, from initial provisioning through in-service support to disposal

L-3 MSUK provide Supportability Engineering teams and an Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) capability, which design support strategies and operate comprehensive support solutions based on the customer's requirements of operational effectiveness and support optimisation. 

L-3 MSUK has extensive experience in marine platform Asset Management. Organisations require the ability to manage assets and inventories, ensuring accurate and detailed information is available whenever required. L-3 MSUK currently supports the Platform Management System for the Albion Class Landing Platform Dock (LPD), Astute Class Submarines, Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carriers and has been selected for Type 26 Global Combat Ship (GCS).

L-3 MSUK Supply Chain Optimisation covers the entire supply chain from initial provision to post production support. Customer requirements dictate a Supply Chain Optimised solution that supports the customer needs, understands the issues, and is adaptable to meet changing environments.

L-3 MSUK takes a holistic view of the whole support and supply chain, delivering specific solutions tailored appropriately to meet customer requirements.

Within the marine industry, the need for capability, availability and affordability across all defence and non-defence activities must be managed effectively if maximum efficiency is to be achieved. L-3 MSUK provides expert Through Life Support Solutions based on sound engineering knowledge and expert analyses using the latest tools and techniques.