Rheinmetall to manufacture ordnance for a European partner

A European procurement agency has awarded Rheinmetall a major order for ordnance.

12.03.2016 Visits - 3424 Posts - 0

Alcoa Awarded up to $50 M from US Army to Advance Combat Vehicles

Lightweight metals leader Alcoa has been awarded a five-year contract from the U.S. Army worth up to $50 million for R&D projects focused on developing innovative, lightweighting solutions for ground combat vehicles. The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) awarded Alcoa Defense a “Ground Vehicle Light-Weighting” contract to support efforts to accelerate technology research and development and provide engineering solutions for Department of Defense ground vehicles and intelligent ground systems.

04.03.2016 Visits - 3671 Posts - 0

AM General Secures Additional $57 M In HMMWV Vehicle And Parts Sales

AM General today announced it has secured $57 million in HMMWV contracts and vehicle parts for Iraq, Serbia, Argentina, and the U.S. National Guard and Reserve.

01.03.2016 Visits - 3493 Posts - 0

Rheinmetall to upgrade 128 Polish Leopard 2 main battle tanks

Poland has just awarded the Düsseldorf-based Group a contract for overhauling 128 Leopard 2 MBTs.

24.02.2016 Visits - 4259 Posts - 0

FNSS Awarded New Contract To Deliver Pars Wheeled Armoured Vehicles

Turkey’s leading land based defence systems company FNSS, has achieved another success with its PARS Wheeled Armoured Vehicle (WAV) family. Recently FNSS was awarded a contract to supply the PARS WAV to a new customer.

18.02.2016 Visits - 3822 Posts - 0

Rheinmetall wins major order from Latin American customer for logistic vehicles

A Latin American customer placed a major order with Rheinmetall today for logistic vehicles. Worth over ˆ53 million, the contract encompasses an initial lot of 338 logistic vehicles for the army and navy. The order also includes support services.

11.02.2016 Visits - 2933 Posts - 0

MTL Advanced signs multi-million pound contract with NIMR Automotive

MTL Advanced is pleased to announce it has received its largest order to date for supply of armoured cabs to UAE armoured vehicle manufacturer NIMR Automotive.

05.02.2016 Visits - 3215 Posts - 0

Patria AMV vehicle selected by the United Arab Emirates

The General Headquarters of the United Arab Emirates’ Armed Forces has ordered Patria AMV 8x8 armoured wheeled vehicles. All details of the contract are classified.

29.01.2016 Visits - 3355 Posts - 0

Rheinmetall wins major artillery ammunition order

An international customer has awarded Rheinmetall an important contract for artillery ammunition. Worth around ˆ130 million, the order encompasses the Group’s full spectrum of projectile variants as well as the accompanying propelling charges. Delivery of the products will take place during a period up to the end of 2019.

25.01.2016 Visits - 3291 Posts - 0

General Dynamics European Land Systems Awarded a Framework Contract to Service the Danish Army´s Fleet of Wheeled Armored Vehicles

KREUZLINGEN -- The Danish Army has awarded a multiyear framework contract to General Dynamics European Land Systems to provide ongoing support for its fleet of PIRANHA 3, DURO IIIP and EAGLE IV vehicles.

09.01.2016 Visits - 3730 Posts - 0

The French ministry of Defence orders vehicles for its Special Forces

The French defence procurement agency (DGA) notified on the 30th of December to RENAULT TRUCKS Defense (RTD) the realisation of 241 Light Special Forces Vehicles and 202 Heavy Special Forces Vehicles, as well as the integration of sensitive intelligence and communication equipment, and their support elements.

09.01.2016 Visits - 3246 Posts - 0

Otokar Receives ˆ47,5 Million Contract for COBRA II

​Otokar, the biggest privately owned company of Turkish Defence Industry, was awarded 47.5 million Euro contract for COBRA II tactical wheeled armoured vehicle to perform in various missions of Turkish security forces. The delivery of the vehicles will be completed in the first half of 2017.

25.12.2015 Visits - 4554 Posts - 0

Germany buys another 131 Boxers – total order volume is ˆ476 million

The German Bundeswehr has contracted with Rheinmetall and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann to supply 131 Boxer armoured fighting vehicles. The order is worth ˆ476 million.

20.12.2015 Visits - 4368 Posts - 0

General Dynamics Awarded $92 Million for Abrams Tank Production

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. -- The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems a $92.2 million contract to upgrade M1A2 System Enhancement Package (SEP) v2 Abrams tanks to the M1A2 SEP Version 3 (v3) configuration. General Dynamics is working closely with the Army to improve the survivability, maintainability, fuel efficiency, power generation and network capability of its fleet of Abrams Main Battle Tanks.

17.12.2015 Visits - 4612 Posts - 0

Rheinmetall Wins New Order for Tank Ammunition Worth Around EUR20 M

An international customer has awarded Rheinmetall a contract to supply it with practice tank ammunition. Now official, the order is worth around ˆ20 million.

10.11.2015 Visits - 5337 Posts - 0