Rheinmetall to supply the Bundeswehr with laser light modules

The Bundeswehr has selected Rheinmetall to supply laser light modules for the German armed forces. A corresponding framework contract has now been signed, which envisages delivery of up to 130,000 laser light modules. To begin with, 2,460 devices worth a total of €3 million will be delivered. For Rheinmetall, the framework contract represents up to Read more about Rheinmetall to supply the Bundeswehr with laser light modules[…]

Rheinmetall presents first full concept for the next generation of the Bundeswehr’s Future Soldier – Expanded System

Rheinmetall has presented the German Bundeswehr with a first complete concept for the third generation of the Future Soldier – Expanded System, or IdZ-ES. The presentation was the initial outcome of a comprehensive study contract awarded to Rheinmetall in March 2021. The purpose of the study is to examine and evaluate potential improvements in the Read more about Rheinmetall presents first full concept for the next generation of the Bundeswehr’s Future Soldier – Expanded System[…]

Billion-euro contract for Rheinmetall – Bundeswehr upgrading Puma infantry fighting vehicle to new design status

Rheinmetall has won a major order from the German Bundeswehr in the armoured vehicle domain, representing sales volume of well over half a billion euros. Issued through the joint venture company PSM GmbH, the contract encompasses the upgrade of the first lot of the Bundeswehr’s Puma infantry fighting vehicle, bringing them up to a uniform Read more about Billion-euro contract for Rheinmetall – Bundeswehr upgrading Puma infantry fighting vehicle to new design status[…]

Rheinmetall Spectac – an innovative stun grenade for military and law enforcement special operators

Rheinmetall proudly presents Spectac, its innovative new non-lethal effector. This rectangular stun grenade is specially designed for use by military and law enforcement special operators. The most striking feature of the easy-to-use Spectac is its smartphone-like design, with the locking ring and rocker arm ignitor built into a rectangular housing the size of a mobile Read more about Rheinmetall Spectac – an innovative stun grenade for military and law enforcement special operators[…]

Delivery of the GTK Boxer vehicles ordered by the Bundeswehr now completed

ARTEC GmbH, on behalf of its parent companies Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and Rheinmetall, has officially handed over the last of the Boxer armoured transport vehicles (GTK) ordered to date by the Bundeswehr to representatives of the Federal procurement agency (BAAINBw) and the Ministry of Defence. The contract for the 2nd batch, which was concluded in Read more about Delivery of the GTK Boxer vehicles ordered by the Bundeswehr now completed[…]

Premium OEM awards major contract: Rheinmetall wins trailblazing order for lightweight components

KS HUAYU AluTech GmbH, a joint venture of the technology group Rheinmetall AG and Chinese auto parts manufacturer HASCO, has won a new order from a German premium automaker. The order, worth just under €60 million, is for a structural part, specifically a rear end side member with integrated suspension strut and axel socket, destined Read more about Premium OEM awards major contract: Rheinmetall wins trailblazing order for lightweight components[…]

A new member in the family: Rheinmetall Mission Master XT, an extreme terrain autonomous UGV

Rheinmetall proudly announces the release of the Mission Master XT, the latest member of its successful Mission Master family of Autonomous Unmanned Ground Vehicles (A-UGVs). Unlike the Mission Master SP platform, which is already introduced to the market, the Mission Master XT has a diesel-powered engine. Responding to a new set of needs, the Rheinmetall Read more about A new member in the family: Rheinmetall Mission Master XT, an extreme terrain autonomous UGV[…]

Boxers for Britain – series production starts exactly according to plan at Rheinmetall’s Kassel plant

. – Produktion der Boxer Prototypen für das britische MIV Vorhaben beginnt planmäßig  – Fertigung der ersten Prototypen und Serienfahrzeuge in Kassel, ab 2023 Serienproduktion in Großbritannien  – Know How T ransfer vom Rheinmetall Kompetenzzentrum Kassel nach Großbritannien Britain’s Boxer programme is on a roll: exactly according to plan, welding work began today for the Read more about Boxers for Britain – series production starts exactly according to plan at Rheinmetall’s Kassel plant[…]

Rheinmetall delivers the first 25 Boxer 8×8 Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles to the Australian Army

. – First 25 Boxer 8×8 Combat reconnaissance Vehicles delivered to the Australian Army  – Close German Australian cooperation and technology transfer as a base for a sovereign Australian armoured vehicle capability  – MILVEHCOE located at Brisbane as the focal point of the Australian Industry Capability program  – More than 20 Australian companies to supply Read more about Rheinmetall delivers the first 25 Boxer 8×8 Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles to the Australian Army[…]

Steady as she goes: mandates of Rheinmetall executive board members extended

. – Supervisory board extends mandate of executive board chairman Armin Papperger by five years and CFO Helmut P. Merch by one year – The contract of the third member of the executive member, human resources chief Peter Sebastian Krause, was already extended in 2019 for a further five years – A token of continuity Read more about Steady as she goes: mandates of Rheinmetall executive board members extended[…]