NIDV In Jakarta for EU-ALLIANCE II
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.
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.
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.