Comrod acquires Triad RF Systems
Alpha advises Comrod in the acquisition of US-based Triad RF Systems

Comrod acquires Triad RF Systems, reaching further into unmanned systems and satellite markets

Comrod Communication AS, has acquired a majority share of Triad RF Systems Inc, an innovative US-based designer and manufacturer of RF/Microwave amplifiers and integrated radio solutions for long-range RF communication in challenging environments including defense applications and aerospace systems.

Triad is the 5th acquisition in which Alpha has assisted Comrod with over the years.

The acquisition of Triad further positions Comrod as a premier radio ancillary manufacturer that helps customers reach further with cutting-edge technology. In addition to strengthening Comrod’s RF capability and capacity, the combined companies will be able to cooperate on next-generation Radio Range Extension solutions. Triad’s constant push to extend the limits of data and distance, combined with their RF support and applications engineering, will enhance Comrod’s development and technical capabilities in the United States and around the world.

“After 75 years of continued business, we’re excited to add the complimentary product range and the technical capabilities of Triad to the Comrod group. This acquisition will allow us to continue our longevity and become a premier communications system provider”, said Ole Gunnar Fjelde, CEO at Comrod Communication AS.

About Comrod: Privately held Comrod Communication AS is a leading international manufacturer of antennas, control systems, masts, and power supplies for the defense and commercial markets. In 2023 the company had revenue of NOK 840m and EBITDA of NOK 140m.

About Triad RF Systems: Triad RF Systems is an innovative designer and manufacturer of RF/Microwave amplifiers and integrated radio systems for challenging environments. Founded 10 years ago by three industry veterans with a combined 65 years of engineering expertise, Triad builds on an outstanding track record of providing high performing products that meet the stringent SWaP requirements of military and commercial wireless communications, Satcom, radar, and ISR / electronic warfare applications. Triad is based in New Jersey, US.

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