Corrosion Innovation Awards Profile: NiobiCon Underwater Electrical Connector

Jim Windgassen and Harvey Hack. Photo courtesy of Northrop Grumman.

In a new podcast series spotlighting winners of the 2021 MP Corrosion Innovation of the Year Awards, Northrop Grumman's Harvey Hack and Jim Wandgassen join us to discuss the technology behind the NiobiCon underwater electrical connector. 

Topics discussed on the episode include the historical limitations of connector technologies; how NiobiCon overcomes those challenges and offers additional benefits; recent field testing results; and the path to commercialization.

Source: Northrop Grumman,