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Slovenia procures 45 BOXER vehicles

17.05.2022

The Slovenian government, represented by the European procurement organization OCCAR, and ARTEC, a consortium of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and Rheinmetall, have signed a contract for the delivery of 45 BOXER wheeled vehicles in four different variants.

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EuroTrophy GmbH, a new German-based company for Trophy APS is established.

29.03.2022
- Frankfurt

EuroTrophy GmbH, a new German-based company for the marketing, sales and production of the advanced Active Protection System (APS) for wheeled and tracked armored vehicles “Trophy” was incorporated on March 28th by Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems (Rafael).

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KMW, Rafael, and General Dynamics European Land Systems to establish joint company for Trophy APS

11.11.2021
- Munich

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Rafael Advanced Defense Systems (Rafael) and General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) announced today that they have signed an agreement to form a joint venture company under the name of EuroTrophy. 

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Roll-out of the first Norwegian Leopard 2 bridge layer LEGUAN at KMW

27.10.2021
- Munich, Oslo

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) has symbolically handed over the first of a total of six LEOPARD 2-based LEGUAN bridge laying systems to high-ranking representatives of the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) during a roll-out ceremony.

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Krauss-Maffei Wegmann and DEFENTURE plan cooperation

16.09.2021
- Munich/Tiel

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), the German systems supplier for battle tanks and combat systems, and Defenture, the Dutch manufacturer of special-purpose vehicles, intend to enter into close strategic cooperation. A letter of intent (LoI) has already been signed by both companies.

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Ministry of Defence orders capability upgrade of 154 PUMA infantry fighting vehicles

28.06.2021
- Koblenz/Kassel

Projekt System & Management GmbH (PSM), a joint venture of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and Rheinmetall, has signed a contract with the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment (BAAINBw) to retrofit 154 PUMA infantry fighting vehicles in service with the Bundeswehr.

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