What we do

Ultra specialises in providing application-engineered bespoke solutions. We focus on our customers’ mission critical and intelligent systems in the defence, security, critical detection & control markets.

Our capabilities and technologies can be found on many of the world’s long-term military programmes.  We employ over 4,500 employees across the globe and are listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Our markets

We operate mainly as a Tier 3 (sub-system) and occasionally a Tier 2 (systems) provider in the maritime, C4ISTAR-EW (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, acquisition and reconnaisance - electronic warfare), military and commercial aerospace, nuclear and industrial sensors markets.

We provide innovative, mission-specific, tailored technological solutions to our customers' most complex problems.

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Our global reach

Our core markets are the 'five-eyes' nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK and USA. This gives us access to the largest and most sophisticated addressable defence budgets in the world. 

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Our customers

We work with the US Department of Defense (DoD), UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) and other aerospace, defence and critical infrastructure providers both directly and through prime contractors.

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