Founded as ELAC (ELECTROACUSTIC GmbH) in 1926, our company has constantly worked to expand its product range. Today, ELAC SONAR is a market leader in the design, manufacture and supply of hydroacoustic systems for naval applications with more than 160 employees in Kiel, Germany.
ELAC SONAR systems and products are installed on almost all NATO vessels as well as supplied to navies around the globe. In addition to a steady growth in the naval market, we have achieved a worldwide reputation for hydroacoustic systems for research vessels and are an established and reliable partner to the commercial shipping industry. In 2020, ELAC SONAR GmbH became part of the Cohort plc Group.