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Former Navy Acoustic Intelligence Specialist Joins ThayerMahan

Dan Lawrence to provide acoustic analysis expertise to rapidly growing Connecticut company

Groton, Connecticut (5 January 2019) – Former Navy ACINT specialist, Dan Lawrence, recently joined the Groton-based marine autonomy firm – ThayerMahan Inc.  Dan has decades of experience as an acoustician with Office of Naval Intelligence.  As ThayerMahan continues to expand its portfolio, it is uniquely offering Search-As-A-Service, where they assist customers with analysis, curation and dissemination of data collected from fleets of autonomous systems.

Dan retired from the Office of Naval Intelligence as the head of the Acoustic Analysis division.  His exposure to all facets of modern naval operations gave Dan a broad range of experience tactics, data collection, and analysis, using the latest techniques.

Mike Connor, ThayerMahan's President and CEO said, “We are proud to announce that Dan Lawrence has joined our growing team.  Dan is helping our scientists and engineers develop the autonomy to do things that historically could only be done by sonar specialists with years of experience.  This is how we turn the output of autonomous systems that work around the clock into actionable information for our customers.”

ThayerMahan Inc. is a maritime technology company dedicated to providing its government and commercial clients with turn-key (including deployment, operations, data gathering and analysis services) autonomous marine solutions using state-of-the-art acoustic and electronic sensors integrated on a variety of host platforms tailored to specific mission criteria.  The company is headquartered in Groton, CT with satellite presences in Boston and Washington DC.  For more information, please visit or contact directly at