Saab has selected the Polish shipyard Nauta (Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa; PGZ), to build the ship platform for the special purpose Signal Intelligence (SIGINT) vessel for the Swedish Navy.

11 April 2017 Saab communicated that Saab and the Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) had signed a contract for design, construction and delivery of a special purpose ship. The order covers the period 2017–2020, with a total value of SEK730 million.

The ship will then sail to Saab’s shipyard in Karlskrona, Sweden for fitting of the signal intelligence equipment and final Sea Acceptance Test (SAT

The contract is a result of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Saab and PGZ, which was signed in October 2016.

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