EID - Defence Communication Systems

EID is a private company founded in 1983 and one of Portugal's leading high-tech industries. With a proven track record and solid know-how in the fields of electronics and communications, EID designs, manufactures, supplies and supports advanced, high-performance C4I solutions, mainly for the defence sector. The demanding markets in which EID operates require a permanent attitude of innovation. Our growth is underpinned by our ability to develop and launch technologically advanced and innovative products and solutions, meeting the specific needs of our customers. EID's technological knowledge and capabilities are based on the experience and expertise of highly qualified electronics, software and communications engineers, who make up the majority of the company's workforce. EID's most relevant areas of specialisation are: Naval communications, Tactical communications, Military messaging, Software systems engineering. Striving for excellence in these fields, EID has supplied numerous systems and equipment over the years, both at home and abroad. Export activity represents a significant part of the company's turnover, thanks to the innovative nature of EID's products. More than 35 countries around the world have EID solutions in service. The company's shareholder structure is made up of Cohort plc (main shareholder), idD - Portugal Defence and IAPMEI.

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Rua Quinta dos Medronheiros - Lazarim

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José Luis Reis

927 402 449


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