L&T has expertise in the field of Defence Electronics, and has been able to establish a strong position in design, development, manufacture and integration of rugged Military grade electronic hardware and systems on turnkey basis. These include complete electronic packages for multi-axis motion control systems and embedded controllers for weapon launch platforms.
L&T has developed an expertise in Environmental Control & Fuel Monitoring System & Video cards for Light Combat Aircraft being developed for the Indian Air Force.
To cater to this, Strategic Electronics Center (SEC) was established in Bangalore to augment L&T’s electronics capability in the Defense and Aerospace areas. The areas of focus of the SEC include Avionics, Military Communication, and Simulators for Military Equipment, Electronic Warfare, System Integration and Satellite Assembly, Integration & Testing [AIT]. SEC range of products also includes subsystems & board level solutions, besides life cycle support.
L&T acquired "Spectrum Infotech Pvt. Ltd. (SIPL)" Bangalore and the same is now fully owned subsidiary of L&T and a part of SEC initiative. SIPL, located in Bangalore has its focus in the field of Embedded Hardware & Software development. SIPL offers total solutions. Major contributions of SIPL till date are in the Defense & Avionics segment. SIPL-designed and certified units delivered to the Light Combat Aircraft [LCA] program and MBT Arjun has been successfully flight/field evaluated.
SIPL has the approval of Centre of Military Airworthiness and Certification, Ministry of Defence (R&D), Government of India, for design & development of Avionics LRUs (Hardware & Software) for military aircraft & airborne systems.