8 December 2011: Prism Defence Wins National Export Award
Following on from their success in 2010 South Australian Export Award, Prism were successful again in winning the 2011 Business SA Export Award, in the Small to Medium Services category. This lead them to the National Finals in Brisbane, where they competed against other State and Territory finalists for the National award. Reflecting a busy year for the team, and a 36% growth in export earning, Prism Defence was announced as the National winner in the Small to Medium Services Category.
The Export Awards judges were impressed by Prism Defence’s strong export focus with a sound and targeted strategy for growing exports; and their innovative use of technology.
16 November 2011: Ship Helicopter Operating Limits (SHOL)
expansion for Swedish Armed Forces
SHOL were developed for the Swedish Armed Forces in preparation for anti-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden in 2010. Prism were subqequently contracted to expand the SHOL in 2011, thereby providing an enhanced operational capability for the Agusta A109LUH helicopter. The trial took place aboard HMS Carlskrona in the Baltic Sea in November 2011.