HCL Technologies signs Multi-Million Dollar partnership with Cobham Plc
New Delhi, India, January 29, 2013: HCL Technologies (HCL), a IT services provider, has released that it has entered into a multi-year, multi-million dollar engineering services agreement with Cobham, a technology company serving the aerospace and defence industry.
As part of the engagement, HCL will deliver a range of cost-efficient engineering and R&D services including end-to-end product engineering, design-to-prototype and value engineering. HCL will support multiple Cobham sites across the globe with a broad range of services hardware, software, embedded, mechanical, testing and full turn-key projects.
The aerospace and defence industry is dynamic and highly innovative with a strong emphasis on Technology, said Tom Garvey, VP, Operations at Cobham Avionics and Surveillance Division. HCL will be a key partner in helping to invest in strategic programmes which allow us to stay ahead of the competition. This engagement will allow our dedicated team of engineers to develop cutting edge solutions that help us to meet customer needs in a number of fields. We expect that this relationship with HCL Technologies will support our agility and further boost growth.
HCL is committed to not only deliver engineering services to its customers, but also enable innovation in all aspects of their business, said Sandeep Kishore, EVP and Global Head – Sales & Practice, Engineering and R&D Services, HCL Technologies. With over a decade of industry experience, comprehensive service capabilities and mature delivery models, HCL is well placed to help Cobham to become more competitive with greater focus on new technologies and innovation.
HCL Engineering and R&D Services (ERS) business unit has teamed up with some of the most innovative and successful organisations in the world to engineer great products with phenomenal experiences. A combination of rich heritage in engineering, out-of-the-box thinking and a solid foundation of talent, processes, systems, frameworks and tools are some of the key strengths of HCL ERS offerings.
From helping build next generation airplanes to microscopic medical devices to smart or consumer devices, HCL helps customers to realise their business strategy through product engineering, platform solutions and unique engineering experiences. Its passion for helping customers to succeed in the global market through engineering innovation has helped HCL to be one of the largest global engineering services providers.