posted on July 02, 2015 13:17
A country in East Africa has awarded a contract to DCD Protected Mobility for the production of Springbuck APC's. This ballistic and landmine protected, all-terrain armoured personnel carrier that ensures crew protection, easy to operate, maintain and repair. The ballistic level of protection, is B6 upgradeable to B7, the all-steel Armoured V-shaped hull is designed to withstand a TM57 landmine off 7kg directly under the hull, or two under any wheel.
This time around, the Springbuck APC is accepted as a perfect solution with an order of undisclosed number of vehicles. DCD Protected Mobility continues to increase cooperation in the International market with its footprint well established in 14 countries including South Africa. DCD PM continues to thrive on designing the safest platform for route clearance .
"We strive to provide innovative, affordable and sustainable products and solutions to meet the Defence requirements" so confirms the General Manager of DCD PM
Cornelius Grundling. Furthermore, " with DCD Protected Mobility now operating from the Boksburg facility, one of its manufacturing and production facilities, we continue to bring technical expertise and experience".
Cornelius maintains " DCD Protected Mobility owns all of the Intellectual Property (IP) related to our products. A significant premium is allocated on the research and development of our own IP. We continue to work with our well established alliances in technology both locally and internationally, with the aim of providing a complete solution to our customers".
DCD Protected Mobility is a Proud Sponsor of Land Forces Africa 2015. Stand No. E8,E9 at Heartfelt Arena Pretoria, 6th-7th July 2015.