DEFENCE WEB PRESS OFFICEJanette2021-05-14T07:10:24+00:00
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DCD and Sherp showcase innovative vehicles
DCD Protected Mobility and Sherp came together outside Heidelberg, South East of Johannesburg, this week to demonstrate the Sherp multi-purpose amphibious vehicle, which is being offered for military, search and rescue, mining, private and other applications. see video
DCD Protected Mobility held a route clearance demonstration day at Gerotek outside Pretoria, where it put its Husky and Springbuck vehicles through their paces against simulated landmines and improvised explosive devices (IEDs).
At a base camp, DCD on 13 August set up a headquarters equipped with the Chaka command and control system and second line workshop. A route clearance convoy approached the simulated red zone, with a Husky detecting mines and IED threats. read more
Explosive demonstration for DCD vehicles
DCD Protected Mobility has demonstrated its products in the toughest way possible, by detonating landmines under three of its vehicles before a live audience of military attaches and other dignitaries at the Paardefontein test range… read more
DCD Protected Mobility (PM) and its partners in July 2018 demonstrated to South Africa-based foreign military attach’s its second-generation Husky 2G vehicle-mounted mine detection (VMMD) system, which continues to draw notable international interest… read more
SA landmine detection pioneer in big US defence contract
In a breakthrough for South African military exports to the US and allied countries, Boksburg-based DCD Protected Mobility is contracted to provide more than 20 of its unique Husky 2G landmine detection vehicles to the US Department of Defence… read more.
DCD opens new doors to local market
Leading seamless forged product manufacturer DCD Ringrollers is expanding into new market segments with its recent forging of a large nozzle component weighing over three tons… read more.
Premier sees job potential of Gauteng defence manufacturers
The economic contribution of defence companies to the provincial and national economies came under the spotlight on 24 November 2016 when Gauteng premier David Makhura visited the Boksburg manufacturing facility of DCD Protected Mobility, a member of the DCD Group… read more.