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Pearson Engineering

PEARSON ENGINEERING TO SUPPLY 1500 TRACK WIDTH MINE PLOUGHS TO INDIAN ARMY

Pearson Engineering is pleased to announce that we are now under contract to supply over 1500 Track Width Mine Ploughs (TWMP) to the Indian Ministry of Defence. The order, which will see the Pearson plough integrated with the T-90 S/SK tank, will be delivered in partnership with BEML Limited. With previous experience in integrating counter-mine capabilities with the T-72, T-90, Arjun Mk1 Main…

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Lincad Ltd

Twelve-month extension of battery supply contract for Lincad from Team Leidos

Battery manufacturer and supplier, Lincad, is celebrating a twelve-month extension of its battery supply contract with defence and logistics specialists, Team Leidos.    The contract is to continue supplying a range of primary batteries for distribution to British armed forces deployed around the world.    The batteries are mostly lithium chemistry, with many used in mission-critical applications…

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Avon Protection

Avon Protection launch intelligent heated undersuit

Avon Protection are pleased to announce the launch of the Core Intelligent, a heated undersuit which maintains diver body temperature in all water conditions. Global Militaries are realising the impact of Non-Freezing Cold Injury (NFCI) and its effect to both training and operations. In the diving sphere the prevalence and diagnosis of this injury is on the rise, particularly with the adoption…

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Texelis

Nexter and Texelis are notified of SERVAL's first series production tranches

Nexter and Texelis, as part of the temporary grouping of companies (GME) light-VBMR (véhicule blindé multi-rôles) SERVAL, were notified on December 23, 2020 by the French Delegation for Armaments (DGA) of the first production tranches of the SERVAL contract, i.e. 364 vehicles. This notification provides for the delivery in 2022 of the first 12 production vehicles in the first half of the year,…

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Will-Burt Company

One Company Initiative Announced by The Will-Burt Company

Multiple divisions, teams, and locations will be united under One Vision and One Brand - Will-Burt

Multiple divisions, teams, and locations will be united under One Vision and One Brand - Will-Burt The Will-Burt Company is pleased to introduce our One Company initiative, a program designed to ensure that we operate as One Team, guided by One Vision, representing One Brand - Will-Burt. This initiative formalizes our way of thinking and our passion to serve our customers. It was created to make…

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Peli-Hardigg™

Peli Proud to Support COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

From Discovery to Distribution, Peli’s temperature-controlled packaging is delivering COVID-19 vaccines all over Europe and the Middle East

Peli™ Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases and advanced lighting solutions, is proud to play a new key role in the fight against COVID-19 with its temperature-controlled packaging. With the pandemic recovery just underway, COVID-19 vaccines and therapies are rapidly becoming available for use and they must be safely distributed worldwide…

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Avon Protection

AVON PROTECTION’S FM50 MASK CHOSEN BY THE NETHERLANDS

Avon Protection is pleased to announce they have received an order from The Netherlands for FM50 masks and FM61EU filters under the NATO Support & Procurement Agency (NSPA) contract. The Netherlands joins other NATO Nations and Partners, Norway, Belgium and Finland, in purchasing the FM50 to protect their militaries. Developed in conjunction with the United States Department of Defense to…

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PPM Systems

New products for LEO/MEO and MIMO simulation

PPM Systems has expanded its range of channel simulators

PPM Systems has expanded its range of channel simulators to include the IZT C5040 for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) and Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellite constellations, as well as the C7000 RF Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) Emulator for Mobile ad-hoc networks (MANET) and 5G testing. The IZT C5040 is ideal for simulation of LEO/MEO satellite constellations involving complex handovers with…

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CP Cases Ltd

CP Cases Ltd – What steps we have taken for a smoother transition Brexit

The looming question on most manufacturing companies’ minds is will we have a deal or no-deal Brexit?

The looming question on most manufacturing companies’ minds is will we have a deal or no-deal Brexit? The uncertainty around this topic has caused a lot of angst and panic; leaving a massive burden on the Government to get it right regarding industrial policy. Manufacturing is a significant part of the UK economy accounting for around 65% of private research and development spend, and 45% of…

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Survival Systems Limited

SSL starts fitting outer skins to METS® for Royal Navy HUETS destined for RNAS YEOVILTON

Work is now well underway on the 2 HUETS ordered by the UK Ministry of Defence for the RNCMSUET

Work is now well underway on the 2 HUETS (Helicopter Underwater Escape Training Simulators) ordered by the UK Ministry of Defence for the RNCMSUET (Royal Navy Centre of Maritime SERE and Underwater Escape Training) under a £1.5M contract placed with Survival Systems Limited (SSL) of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. The contract placed in June 2020 is scheduled for delivery in early 2021. SSL will…

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Avon Protection

THREE NATO NATIONS AND PARTNERS CHOOSE AVON PROTECTION’S FM50 MASK SYSTEM

Avon Protection has received an order to supply two NATO Nations and one Partner, Belgium, Finland and Norway with their market leading CBRN respiratory protection including FM50 mask systems, filters, spares and accessories.

The FM50 provides operational flexibility required by NATO Allies and Partners forces; designed to protect troops in the most demanding of environments. Developed in conjunction with the United States Department of Defense to counter the multiple CBRN threats met in modern war fighting, anti-terrorist and peace-keeping operations, the FM50 is the most operationally proven and widely deployed…

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PPM Systems

New Cavity Triplexers and Hybrid Diplexers

PPM Systems now offers Corry Micronics cavity triplexers and hybrid diplexers for applications in Communications, Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Electronic Warfare.

PPM Systems now offers Corry Micronics cavity triplexers and hybrid diplexers for applications in Communications, Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Electronic Warfare. These new products can be used as the building blocks of RF systems, including: Commercial and defence communication systems, Multi received transmit systems, Satellite communications. The cavity triplexers are compact bi-…

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PPM Systems

ViaLite Releases New ODE-B3U Enclosure

ViaLite Communications has expanded its range of outdoor enclosures with the addition of the ODE-B3U.

ViaLite Communications has expanded its range of outdoor enclosures with the addition of the ODE-B3U. The new enclosure has been designed to house the ViaLiteHD 3U rack chassis and can hold up to 16 RF over fiber links in chassis card format. It features a simple tilt mechanism which allows the full 3U 19” rack to be tilted forwards to make installation and maintenance easier. It is best…

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L3 HARRIS WESCAM

SWISS ARMED FORCES TO RECEIVE L3HARRIS TECHNOLOGIES WESCAM MX™-RSTA EO/IR LAND SIGHTS

• Provides Swiss Armed Forces with a leading land-sighting capability • Meets domain challenges of on-the-move armored vehicular missions • Positions company as a key sight supplier in the international market

L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) received an award from the Swiss federal office for defense procurement, Armasuisse, for electro-optical/infra-red (EO/IR) sighting systems in support of the Swiss Armed Forces’ TASYS tactical reconnaissance system. L3Harris will provide approximately 100 WESCAM MX-RSTA systems which will be installed on General Dynamics’ European Land Systems fleet of EAGLE 6x6…

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CP Cases Ltd

The 1-year milestone for our UK Sales Engineer

CP Cases has a long-standing tradition of making high quality ruggedised transportable cases; with trading starting back in 1971. Our products range from off the shelf items right through to completely customised cases which are used to transport a vast range of items. The experience learnt from the varied products we have designed gives us a huge wealth of knowledge for us to help find the…

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Raptor Photonics Limited

RAPTOR PHOTONICS APPOINTS A NEW DISTRIBUTOR IN INDIA

Raptor Photonics Ltd. (Raptor) is pleased to announce that S M Creative Electronics Ltd (SMCEL) has been appointed as a distributor of its camera solutions in India. With its headquarters at Gurgaon (Haryana), SMCEL is a distributor and value-added reseller for variety of components and sub-assemblies in high technology areas. It has longstanding relationships with Indian Space and Defense…

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Smiths Interconnect

Smiths Interconnect receives contract from General Atomics to develop multi-function RF microwave assembly for Air-to-Air Radar System

Smiths Interconnect, a leading provider of technically differentiated multi-function RF systems, subsystems, antennas, RF and MW components, connectors and cable assemblies  for Aerospace and Defense, announced the award of a development partner contract from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) to design a multi-function microwave transmit and receive assembly ideal for Radar and…

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Peli-Hardigg™

The Greatest Gift is the One that Lasts a Lifetime!

Peli Presents Original Christmas Gifts of Under 60 euros

Looking for the ideal Christmas gift that your loved ones will adore without spending a fortune? Peli™ Products, the leader of protective cases and lighting solutions, presents some Christmas gifts ideas for less than 60€. These gifts will protect what your family and friends value the most and will light up their Christmas even more! The ultimate Personal Utility Cases Make sure your loved…

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Raptor Photonics Limited

RAPTOR APPOINTS A NEW SALES MANAGER

Raptor Photonics Ltd, a global manufacturer of SWIR, CCD, EMCCD and CMOS cameras, has announced that Peter Hagen has joined the company as Sales Manager. As a key part of Raptor’s growth strategy to expand and pursue new markets, Peter will be responsible for growing sales worldwide. Peter has previously held leadership positions in the automotive industry.   Contact: Raptor Photonics Ltd…

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Pearson Engineering

Pearson Engineering unveils SLICE - providing Main Battle Tanks with enhanced ‘plug & play capability’.

Pearson Engineering’s new product ‘SLICE’ is designed to provide Main Battle Tanks with an organic, scalable, and modular approach to mobility when it is needed. In response to an emerging concept to ‘march divided and fight united’, SLICE enables Main Battle Tanks and other armoured vehicles to rapidly fit, operate and remove a wide range of Front-End Equipment such as Mine Ploughs and Dozer…

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