Havelsan Completes Acquisition of Quantum 3D

Issue 71 - November 2016

International Defense and IT Solutions Provider Secures its Presence as a Global Player with the Addition of U.S.based Simulation Technology Developer Quantum3D, Inc., a leading provider of training and simulation solutions for government and commercial applications, together with Havelsan, a prominent global software and systems provider based in Ankara, Turkey, announced that Havelsan has secured all necessary U.S. Government approvals and completed the process of acquiring the flight simulation business assets of Quantum3D. Havelsan’s U.S. based subsidiary will retain the intellectual property and product lines of Quantum3D, and will continue to have offices in Milpitas, CA and Orlando, FL.

The acquisition will result in a new U.S. based structure including two separate sister companies: Quantum3D, Inc., and Quantum3D Government Systems. Quantum3D will be a product-focused company developing off-the-shelf commercial products for sale in training markets worldwide. Existing Quantum3D products, including the award-winning MANTIS software for real-time visual simulation, Independence IDX Series Image Generators, and the GeoScapeSE line of Worldwide visual database products, will continue to be sold under the Quantum3D brand name as before. This new U.S. based entity will continue to do business using the Quantum3D name, and will be staffed primarily with existing, experienced Quantum3D employees.