On December the 4th, ROBIN radar was mentioned in a specific program about the miracle on the Hudson on French National television channel BFM TV. Please view the shortened version of this program (In French only)
On September 29th, the 100 most innovative companies of the Netherlands have been presented in Eindhoven. The top 100 list is composed every year by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce. Robin Radar Systems BV has gained the 1st position in the list of 100 most innovative Dutch companies 2016 in the region Zuid Holland and has been awarded the 2nd position nationally.
On september 14th ROBIN Radar Systems demonstrated its drone detection capabilities at the Drones Innovation Day at Airport Twente, organized by the Ministry of Security & Justice and the Dutch Government. ROBIN previously became number one in the innovation challenge with the Elvira drone detection and tracking radar. The minister of Security and Justice, Ard van de Steur, opened the day for [...]
On June 27th, Mr. Paul Nieuwenhuizen joined the ROBIN team. Paul will be working for ROBIN in the new role of senior project leader and he will start his new job after the summer holidays on September 1st.
Paul previously worked as a program manager for Liberty Global.
We wish him good luck and we welcome him in our team !.
On June 24th Mr. Michiel de Leeuw joined ROBIN. Michiel will be responsible for training and documentation and formerly worked as a senior training specialist for NLR (Netherlands Aerospace Centre).
Michiel will officially start from September 1st.
We welcome him in our team !.
On June 24th Mrs. Gwenny Gartz joined the ROBIN team as new employee. Gwenny will support sales as well as have office manager responsibilities. She previously worked for many years for L'Oreal Netherlands in a similar job function. Gwenny will start as from September 1st.
We welcome her on board of our team !
ROBIN Radar Systems will attend the Dutch Wind Energy days from June 15th to 16th at the World Trade Centre in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. You can find ROBIN at boothnumber 45.
This years theme is: 'Wind: Leading the Energy Transition'
The event will consist of an exhibition where companies and organisations showcase their products and services as well as conference with leading speakers from the [...]
From June 8th to the 9th, ROBIN Radar Systems will attend the British-Irish Airports Expo which is being held at the NEC Conference Centre in Birmingham, UK. you can find ROBIN and its partners at boothnumber E11.
Robin Radar Systems will be present at the Dutch Pavillion (Hall 6 – J248) at Eurosatory all week. Come and meet us to discuss your drone detection needs.
ELVIRA®, our drone detection and tracking radar, launched in April this year and the first production run sold out immediately.
Expanding rapidly throughout Europe and the rest of the world, we’re growing our sales network [...]
John Bremner joins ROBIN for the drone detection radar business John joined ROBIN Radar Systems in April 2016. His key area of responsibility is international business development for the rapidly expanding drone detection radar market.
Prior to joining the ROBIN team, John was a major contributor in starting up Microflown AVISA, producing innovative acoustic threat detection systems for the [...]
One of the first 'ELVIRA' drone radars has been sold to German company ESG from Munich. ESG is a system integrator company which offers a fully integrated drone detection and counter measures solutions. ROBIN and ESG already had a good cooperation prior the procurment of the 'ELVIRA' drone radar, as they both partnered at the G7 summit in Bavaria last year.
The contract was signed in Munich on [...]
From February 2nd to 4th ROBIN radar attended The Unmanned Systems Expo (TusExpo) in the Worldforum in The Hague, The Netherlands TusExpo 2016. This Expo is a dedicated and focused business platform bringing together global companies form the entire Unmanned Systems supply chain with customers and end users. This event provides opportunities for cooperation in the international Unmanned Systems [...]
Wintery conditions embraced Europe in January and that caused skiing fever among the ROBIN team. As a spontaneous action some of the more sporty members loaded their skies and snowboards into the ROBIN van and went for a short skiing trip to nearby Winterberg in Germany on January 21st and 22nd.
On November 26th ROBIN personnel attended the annual team day, which was held in the former building of the Dutch Airforce headquarters in The Hague. During the day the management team of ROBIN presented the strategic plans and shared news ideas for 2016. The ROBIN employees were given the opportunity to respond to these ideas and give their own active contribution. The intense day was closed with[...]
On Ocotber 30th 2015, ROBIN Radar systems BV was one of the finalists at the Dutch Accenture Innovation Awards. ROBIN was nominated into two categories, (travel and transportation and Safe and Secure Society) for its innovatieve technology applied in the development of its new UAV-detection and classification radar 'Elvira'.
The Accenture Innovation Awards is a annual competition for progressive[...]
ROBIN Radar attended in joint cooperation with Securitas, a security conference organised by The Association of Flemish Municipalities. This conference was held in the Flemish city of Mechelen, Belgium on September 22nd 2015. Attendees were delegates from the Belgium police, security forces, national and local governmental officials and mayors from mayor Flemish cities. Topic was how local [...]
ROBIN completed a short UK demonstration tour with one of its mobile radar trailers from September 7th to 11th. Demonstrations of the radars bird detection capabilites as well as practical applications at airfields were given at the RAF Weapons range at Holbeach as well as Bae-systems at Warton. Various representatives from airports form the midlands and central England, as well as the RAF and [...]
ROBIN Radar Systems attended the Inter Airport Show in Munich, Germany from Oktober 6th to 9th 2015. ROBIN exhibited collectively with its partners Bird Control Group and Clear Flight Solutions. As all three companies are Dutch, this resulted in a mini Holland pavillion in Hall 4 at the Inter Airport show, where guests where welcomed with Dutch hospitality and.
The three companies offer [...]
On September 1st 2015 ROBIN attended the seminar Infopol of the Belgian national police at Voorkempen, Belgium. ROBINS CEO Mr. Siete Hamminga has given a presentation about the latest technologies in drone detection and introduced the Elvira drone detection radar to the attendees.
At the Dubai airport show the Birdstrike Alliance stand was visited by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum of Dubai on May 10th. As uncle to the present ruler of Dubai, HH Mohammed bin Saeed al Maktoum, he is president of the Dubai Department of Civil Aviation, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of the Emirates group.
HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum officially [...]
From May 10th to 12th ROBIN Radar attended together with fellow Birdstrike Alliance partners Avisure, Veisar technologies and Bird Control Group the World Airport show in Dubai, UAE. All four companies participated in a striking Alliance stand, which resulted in plentyful international attention.
International visitors to the Dubai Airport show varied from various African nations, Southern Asia, [...]
On April 16th ROBIN Radar attends "Drone Zone", part of the International Cyber Security Week which is held in The Hague, The Netherlands from April 13th to 17th and organised by the The Hague Security Delta (HSD).
The "Drone Zone" offers entrepreneurs a platform to show to the public their latest UAV (Unmanned Automated Vehicles) innovations. ROBIN displays its latest development on UAV [...]
Mr. Wim Herfst joined ROBIN Radar Systems on April 1st. His key area of responsibility is international business development. He will focus on acquisition of the growing bird strike mitigation activities for both civil and military airports.
Prior to his recent employment at ROBIN, Wim held several commercial management positions in The Netherlands. His previous positions was as Director Sales [...]
From March 23th to 25th Robin attended the Future Force Conference in Soest, The Netherlands. At this conference the latest UAV detection capabilties were presented to the International Defence Industry in presence of HRH King Willem-Alexander and General Tom Middendorp, Chief of Defence Netherlands Armed Forces.
The Future Force conference is a unique event that brings togther international and[...]
From March 10th to March 12th, ROBIN attended the Wind Energy and Wildlife impact Conference in Berlin, Germany. ROBIN participated with a booth as well as a trailer-based 3D flex avian radar, which was on display at the front gate of the Conference centre. The Conference was hosted at the facilities of the Berlin Institute of Technology.
The main objective of the conference was to consolidate [...]
From January 21st to January 23rd, ROBIN Radar succesfully attended the Inter Airport South East Asia show in Singapore. Together with three fellow strategic partners: Avisure from Australia, Veisar Technologies from UAE and Bird Control Group from the Netherlands, the event was used to launch the new Bird strike Alliance concept.
Bird strike Alliance offers airports a one-stop shop by offering[...]
Four world leading bird strike prevention companies have joined forces to provide a one-stop shop for cutting-edge bird detection and deterrence systems.
Avisure, Bird Control Group, ROBIN Radar and Veisar Technologies founded the Bird strike Alliance as a bird strike prevention consortium.
A Total Bird strike Solution
There is no single solution for managing bird strike risk: this significant [...]
ROBIN develops radar systems that are specifically designed to track small objects like birds and bats. ROBIN systems are used by military and civil airports to prevent collisions between birds and planes. Ecologists and Energy companies use ROBIN radar systems to assess and mitigate the environmental impact of wind farms on birds....