Profile: Cubic Corp (CUB)
24 Jun 2016
Cubic Corporation (Cubic), incorporated on December 13, 1984, is an international provider of systems and solutions that address the mass transit and global defense markets. The Company operates through three segments across the global transportation and defense markets, which include Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), Cubic Global Defense Systems (CGD Systems) and Cubic Global Defense Services (CGD Services). The Company operates in approximately five continents and in over 30 countries.
Cubic Transportation Systems
The Company's CTS segment is a systems integrator of payment, and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions. It delivers integrated systems for transportation and traffic management, delivering tools for travelers to choose a way to travel and pay for their journeys, and enabling transportation authorities and agencies to manage demand across the transportation network. It offers fare collection and revenue management devices, software, systems and multiagency, multimodal integration technologies, as well as a suite of operational services that help agencies and operators to collect fares and revenue, manage operations and transportation. Through its NextBus and Intelligent Transport Management Solutions (ITMS) businesses, it also delivers real-time passenger information systems for tracking and predicting vehicle bus arrival times, and it is a provider of urban and inter-urban intelligent transportation and enforcement solutions, and technology and infrastructure maintenance services to the United Kingdom and other international city, regional and national road and transportation agencies. Through its Urban Insights business, it uses big data and predictive analytics technology and a consulting model to help the transportation industry.
CTS specializes in the design, development, production, installation, maintenance and operation of automated fare payment, traffic management and enforcement solutions, real-time information collection systems, and revenue management infrastructure and technologies for transportation agencies. CTS also provides these customers with a suite of business process outsourcing (BPO) services, such as card and payment media management, central systems and application support, retail network management, passenger call centers, and financial clearing and settlement support. CTS is a provider of automated fare collection (AFC) systems into a systems integrator and services company focused on the intelligent transportation market. It has installed over 130,000 devices and deployed over 20 regional central systems.
CTS has delivered over 20 regional back office operations, which together serve over 40 million people every day in markets around the world. It implements and operates automated fare payment and revenue management systems for transportation systems. Through its NextBus, ITMS and Urban Insights businesses, it provides transportation operational management, and analytics capabilities and related services to over 150 customers. Its NextBus business uses a software-as-a-service solution. NextBus' technologies provide transit passengers with predicted arrival information about buses, subways and trains, and include real-time management and dispatch tools that enable transit operators to manage their systems. ITMS has a portfolio of information-based solutions and transportation agency customers. ITMS is a provider of traffic management systems technology, traffic and road enforcement and the maintenance of traffic signals, emergency equipment, and other critical road and tunnel infrastructure. Urban Insights combines a consulting and services team with data science methods and a cloud-based big data and predictive analytics platform to generate business insight discovery that helps transportation planners and administrators comprehend what needs to be done.
Cubic Global Defense Services
The Company's CGD Services segment offers training, operations, intelligence, maintenance, technical and other support services to the United States Government and its agencies and allied nations. It serves with clients in actual training and operational environments to help prepare and support forces through the provision of training, exercises, staff augmentation, education, operational, intelligence, technical and logistical assistance. The scope of mission support that it provides include training and rehearsals for both small and large scale combat operations; training and preparation of military advisor and training teams; combat and material development; military staff augmentation; information technology and information assurance; logistics and maintenance support for fielded and deployed systems; support to national intelligence and special operations activities; peacekeeping; consequence management, and humanitarian assistance operations across the world. It also plans, prepares, executes and documents realistic and focused mission rehearsal exercises (using both live and computer-based exercises) as final preparation of forces prior to deployment. In addition, it provides consultation and advisory services to the governments and militaries of allied nations.
The Company's business base includes integrated live, virtual and constructive training support; distance learning and other professional military education; logistics and maintenance support; weapons effects and analytical modeling; analysis, training and other support to the national security community, including intelligence and special operations forces; homeland security training and exercises; training and preparation of the United States Army and Marine Corps foreign service advisor teams, and military force modernization. It provides in-country logistics, maintenance, operational and training support to the United States Forces deployed in overseas locations.
The Company's contracts include providing mission support services to the United States Army's combat training centers (CTCs), such as Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) as prime contractor, the National Training Center (NTC) and Mission Command Training Program (MCTP) as a principal subcontractor and the Joint Multinational Readiness Center (JMRC) as prime contractor supporting constructive simulations. These services include planning, executing and documenting realistic and stressful scale exercises and mission rehearsals. It also provides contractor maintenance and instructional support necessary to operate and maintain a range of flight simulation and training systems and other facilities across the world, for the United States and allied forces under various long-term contracts, including direct support to the United States Marine Corps (USMC) aircrew training systems, instructional support services for the Chief of Naval Aviation Training (CNAT) program and support to the Navy helicopter simulator maintenance program. In addition, it provides a range of operational support to the United States Navy for Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) and counter-mine operations and training.
The Company provides support to help plan, manage and execute Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) consequence management exercise program, which trains senior the United States and allied civilian and military personnel, first responders and other users of DTRA products. Additionally, it supports DTRA with technology-based engineering and other services necessary. It also supports DTRA with modeling and simulations to analyze, assess and predict the effects of such weapons in combat and other environments. It provides Research, Development and Technical Engineering (RDTE) support to the United States Air Force Research Laboratories (AFRL) for assistance in the identification and application of current, new and emerging technologies leading to proof-of-principle evaluations of operational concepts.
The Company has multiple contracts with the United States Armed Services and other government agencies. Its services, products and capabilities include development and deployment of curriculum and related courseware, computer-based training, knowledge management and distribution, distance learning (e-learning), serious military games for training, and other education programs for the United States and allied forces.
Cubic Global Defense Systems
The Company's CGD Systems segment is focused on two lines of business: training systems and secure communications (SC) products. The first line of business, training systems, supplies to the Department of Defense (DoD) and approximately 40 allied nations. Training systems provided by CGD Systems include customized military range instrumentation systems, live-fire range design and maintenance, laser-based training systems, virtual simulation systems and game-based synthetic training environments. The second line of business, SC, includes Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) data links, modular networking and broadband communications equipment, power amplifiers, avionics systems and cross domain products to solve data access challenges across multi-level security designations. CGD Systems operates in approximately 10 nations on over four continents.
The Company's training systems business offers design and manufacture of instrumented training systems and products for the United States military and the militaries of allied nations. It designs and manufactures air, ground and surface systems. They are implemented in both live and synthetic training environments, and are used to deliver a range of training objectives, such as training for fighter pilots, ground troops, infantry, armored vehicles, ship operation and maintenance personnel, cyber warriors and special operations forces. These systems deliver stressful scenarios and weapons' effects, collect event and tactical performance data, record simulated engagements and tactical actions, and deliver after actions reviews to evaluate individual and collective training effectiveness. Its training business portfolio is organized into air combat, ground combat, virtual training and game-based learning systems.
In air combat, Cubic develops and supplies Air Combat Maneuvering Instrumentation (ACMI) capability, which provides live training to fighter pilots around the world. The ACMI product line has progressed through approximately five generations of technologies and capabilities. The latest generation, the P5 ACMI, provides air combat training capability to the Unites States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps. Its ground combat training systems operate at over 20 combat training centers (CTCs) across the world. Its laser-based tactical engagement simulation systems, known as the Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement Systems (MILES), are used at CTCs to enable training without live ammunition. Cubic MILES are being utilized by all branches of the United States Armed Services, as well as the Department of Energy, and numerous international government customers.
The Company's secure communications products business supplies secure data links, networking and baseband communications equipment, search and rescue avionics, radio frequency (RF) amplifiers, cyber security appliances for the United States military, government agencies and allied nations. DTECH LABs, Inc. (DTECH) is a provider of modular networking and baseband communications equipment that adds networking capability to its secure communications business. It is focused on the supply of Common Data Link (CDL) products for ship borne applications, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), remote video terminals and hand-held products. Its Personnel Locator System (PLS) is equipment on the United States aircraft with a search and rescue mission. PLS is designed to interface with search and rescue system standards. These include systems used by the Canadian Coast Guard, the United States Navy, the United States Air Force and the French Army. It also supplies amplifiers and direction finding systems to prime contractors and end users for both domestic and international applications. It also offers service in areas, including security and networking infrastructure, system certification and accreditation, and enterprise-level network architecture and engineering services. It also provides cross-domain hardware solutions across common networks.
The Company competes with Thales, Xerox, Kapsch, Imtech, Accenture, IBM, Indra, Siemens, Transcore, Trapeze, Scheidt & Bachmann, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics, Boeing, L3 Communications, Saab Training Systems, SAIC, Leidos, A-T Solutions, Booz Allen Hamilton and Engility.
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