ST Engineering is a global technology, defence and engineering group specialising in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. A leader in each of our core businesses, ST Engineering brings innovation and technology together to create multi-disciplinary smart engineering solutions for our customers in the defence, government and commercial segments in more than 100 countries.
Today, we have a strong global presence spread across more than 20 countries and 40 cities in Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Our presence in the U.S. continues to play an important role as we build on our position of strength for the next stage of growth. Spearheaded by our U.S. headquarters set up in 2001 in Alexandria, Virgina, we have grown from strength to strength to have established major operations in 17 cities across the U.S.
With a portfolio of world-class and award-winning solutions that can be found in the depths of the oceans and up in the vastness of space, we continue to invest in technology and integrate deep, multidisciplinary engineering expertise and capabilities to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Technology and innovation are in our DNA, underpinning what we do as a group. We continue to reinvent and innovate to create game-changing solutions in domains such as smart cities, robotics, data analytics, cybersecurity and autonomous solutions.
At ST Engineering, people remain our strength. Our global network of subsidiaries and associated companies is supported by our workforce of about 22,000, out of which two-thirds are engineering and technical talents, playing a critical role in helping us stay ahead.