ARQUIMEA unveils its complete loitering system in IDEX 2023

February 21, 2023
  • The company presents for the first time its complete loitering system Q-SLAM-40, consisting of the loitering platform, the launcher, and the ground station.
  • In addition to its technological proposal for defense, ARQUIMEA highlights in this edition its capabilities and products for the space sector, ranging from the manufacture of critical components, optical and thermal systems for satellites, to the design and integration of small satellites.

Abu Dhabi, 21st February. ARQUIMEA, a technology company that operates globally in highly demanding sectors with more than 17 years of experience, shows for the first time at IDEX 2023, its complete loitering system Q-SLAM-40, to improve the capabilities and security of the Armed Forces.

Q-SLAM-40 is a loitering system for safely and efficiently performing short-range missions. This system designed and manufactured entirely by ARQUIMEA is a loitering system manufactured in Europe unique in the market. An effective and flexible solution already available, which can be adapted to the needs of the client. The company shows at IDEX for the first time the complete system consisting of the marauding platform, the launcher and the ground station with the communications and control system.

The system Q-SLAM-40 can be seen at stand 12-D07 in the Spanish pavilion at the fair.

In addition, ARQUIMEA also presents its information systems for mortars and artillery: TECHFIRE and BC-LITE, its electronic targeting system for mortars: eCOMPASS, its mortar fire counter device: mCOUNTER and its surveillance drone shaped like a bird of prey: SHEPHERD-MIL ADVANCED in addition to its manufacturing, integration and testing capabilities of ground support equipment and tooling for the main aeronautical companies.

During IDEX, the technology company also highlights its capabilities in the space sector. After the recent acquisition of IberEspacio. ARQUIMEA reinforces its presence as a reference supplier of products and technologies present throughout the space value chain, and completes its development and production capabilities, to meet the growing global demand for satellites, systems, and components for space. The company has state-of-the-art capabilities and facilities for the design and manufacture of small satellites, optical and thermal systems, as well as critical components such as chips and retention and release mechanisms and actuators.


ARQUIMEA has participated in IDEX 2023, held in Abu Dhabi and has had the support of ICEX, as well as the co-financing of European FEDER Funds, having contributed according to their measure, to the economic growth of this company, its region and Spain as a whole.