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News: 31-01-2023


On January 28th, the NIDV travelled to Jakarta, Indonesia, to take part in an EU-ALLIANCE II trade mission. EU ALLIANCE is a program aimed at supporting the European small to medium enterprises (SME) on the global dual use market for technical textile, connectivity and advanced materials. The program is aimed at the United States, Canada, Japan, and Indonesia.  

News: 20-12-2022

Airborne Mobile Brigade orders Defenture vehicles

DMO, the Dutch Defense Ministry ‘s acquisition organization providing the Armed Forces with efficient and safe equipment, has commissioned Defenture to deliver at least 41 light tactical vehicles. These Defenture GRF vehicles (dubbed the VECTOR at the Ministry of Defense) will be supplied to the Airborne Mobile Brigade (11 LMB), an army unit. This contract also opens possibilities for the ministry to acquire additional vehicles over a longer period in the future.
Industry News

News: 01-12-2022

Northern Naval Shipbuilding Association welcomed by NDIAs

The directors of the national industry associations for defence and security of Denmark (DIFoS), Finland (AFDA), Germany (bdsv), The Netherlands (NIDV), Norway (FSi) and Sweden (SOFF) welcome the initative of their respective ministries of Defence of the formation of a Northern Naval Shipbuilding Cooperation. At the combined government/industry associations meeting on Nov. 16th, actions were agreed about the way forward.

News: 23-11-2022

NEDS 2022: reviewing business interest in Defence and Security

A bustling exhibition closed off NEDS2022 in Rotterdam Ahoy on Thursday 17 November. No fewer than 3,500 visitors, 170 exhibitors and 20 foreign delegations contributed to the most successful NEDS yet.

News: 17-10-2022

NL US Defense and Space Industry Days in DC

It is the capstone to a transatlantic week: the NL-US Defense and Space Industry Days in Washington DC, Oct. 13 and 14. As allies and partner countries at the political, military, research and business levels, the 110 attendees from the Netherlands and the United States had much to discuss, with a range of matchmaking sessions to follow up.

News: 17-10-2022

SEA Defence marks step forward in European collaboration

To give a concrete view into the world of European defence industrial collaboration, we present the case study of SEA Defence. The SEA Defence project, part of the European Defence Industrial Development Programme, was launched in December 2020. As part of the EU’s strategy of strengthening the European defence technological and industrial base, in addition to increasing the EU’s autonomy, SEA Defence is a 30-month long feasibility study that has the aim of compiling a roadmap of technologies to be developed and introduced into next-generation naval platforms.
Industry News

News: 07-10-2022

NEDS 2022 Almost Fully Booked!

This year’s NEDS is bigger than ever. The exhibition floor is occupied by more stands than ever before (over 150) and a second hall has even been acquired in Ahoy to accommodate everyone. We are obviously very happy with the huge interest and enthusiasm of our exhibitors.

News: 25-08-2022

NL – Singapore B2B Webinar

On August 25th, companies from the Netherlands and Singapore took part in a B2B Webinar. Organised by the Dutch embassy, the aim of the webinar was to strengthen international ties between Singapore and the Netherlands and allow the participating companies to present their capabilities.