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RENK France
RENK France, formerly known as SESM, is the French member of the RENK group. RENK France offers transmissions and powerpacks for tracked military vehicles.
The RENK group is one of the world leaders in the field of vehicle transmissions, gear units and bearings, for a broad range of applications and industries, including power engineering, marine and military.
RENK France is located at 30 min. drive from Paris and the Charles de Gaulle airport.
At this location, on a total surface of 10,000m², our team focuses on the development, assembly, and testing of our transmissions and powerpacks. For this, advanced development tools are employed and a broad range of test benches up to 1,100kW is available.
RENK France is also an important service provider to the French armed forces, servicing all transmissions of the French Leclerc and AMX-30B2 fleets.
In recent years, RENK France acquired significant experience in international projects, both in upgrade programs of existing vehicles as well as in new production programs.
RENK France provides also to its customers, a direct support including trainings, documentations and spare parts for the maintenance of their equipment.

 
 
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Our range of automatic transmissions and powerpacks covers vehicle applications from 30 to 60 tons, engine power from 600 to 1600hp (450kW to 1200kW).
This enables us to propose a solution for a very broad range of vehicles.
 
Our range of automatic transmissions and powerpacks covers vehicle applications from 30 to 60 tons, engine power from 600 to 1600hp (450kW to 1200kW).
 
ESM350 – Modern powerpack for T-90 / T-72 / M-84 / PT-91 and derivatives
 
The ESM350 powerpack fits into the existing chassis with only minor modifications. This makes this powerpack an attractive option for new-production as well as for upgrade programs. The powerpack comprises a fully automatic power-shift transmission, a high performance cooling system designed for hot climatic conditions and an engine with a maximum power of 1200hp. Various engine options are available.
 
The ESM350 powerpack fits into the existing chassis with only minor modifications. This makes this powerpack an attractive option for new-production as well as for upgrade programs. The powerpack comprises a fully automatic power-shift transmission, a high performance cooling system designed for hot climatic conditions and an engine with a maximum power of 1200hp. Various engine options are available.
The complete powerpack can be exchanged in less than one hour in field conditions, improving the fleet availability and reducing the operating costs.
One standard powerpack can equip a complete range of vehicles, including MBT T-90/T-72 and all their derivatives ARV, AEV, AVLB, etc…
 
The system is equipping the new Malaysian MBT PT-91M, ARV WZT-4, AEV MID-M and AVLB Leguan (identical powerpack for the 4 applications) supplied by BUMAR, Poland.
 
Vehicle
Type
Compatible
Serial Production
T-72 all version
MBT
YES
T-90 alll version
YES
PT-91
YES
PT-91M
YES
YES
TR-125
YES
M-84
YES
BREM
ARV
YES
WZT-3
YES
WZT-4
YES
YES
IMR
AEV
YES
MID-M
YES
YES
BLT T-72
AVLB
YES
PMC-90
YES
PMC Leguan
YES
YES
MTU-72
YES
MTU-90
YES
 
The powerpack ESM350 is the perfect upgrade solution for the T-90 and T-72 main battle tanks, new production or modernization programs.

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ESM350 – Modern powerpack for T-90 / T-72 / M-84 / PT-91 and derivatives
The ESM350 powerpack fits into the existing chassis with only minor modifications. This makes this powerpack an attractive option for new-production as well as for upgrade programs. The powerpack comprises a fully automatic power-shift transmission, a high performance cooling system designed for hot climatic conditions and an engine with a maximum power of 1200hp.
 
The perfect upgrade solution for the T-72 and T-90 main battle tanks, new production or modernization programs:
 
Superior mobility
• Top speed of 70km/h and 23km/h reverse for 50 ton vehicle
• Stop, park and start-up on 60% slope
• Increased vehicle speeds even with inexperienced drivers, especially in difficult terrain
• More intelligent use of the engine power and elimination of driver error thanks to the electronic control

Improved cooling
• Drastically increased air flow compared to conventional design
• Automatically and permanently optimized fan speed adapted to cooling needs to minimize power losses
• Engine lifetime increased thanks to stable and limited coolant temperature

Improved vehicle availability
• Better reliability of the components compared to conventional equipment
• Exchange of the powerpack for maintenance purposes in less than one hour even in field conditions
• Higher fleet availability, simplified logistics, reduced total operating costs
• Simplified maintenance and spare parts logistics

Various engine options up to 1200 hp
 
Main features
• Powerpack design
• Manual and fully automatic power-shifting
• 8 speed forward – 3 speed reverse
• Infinitely variable hydrostatic steering system actuated by a steering wheel, including pivot on the spot feature
• Mechanical emergency gear shift system allowing vehicle drive without power supply
• Integrated multi-disk service and parking brake
• Power take-off for fan drive with full digital speed control
• 200 kW PTO for special applications
• PTO for existing vehicle power units such as dynamo-starter, air compressor, …
• Engine tow-start capabilities
• BITE and extended diagnostic plug for quick and easy failure analysis incl. CAN bus
 
 
The complete vehicle integration work can be realized by RENK France
- Easy integration process
- No changes to hull, only minor modifications
- No affect on the gun depression angle
- Improved mine protection, no more maintenance hatches necessary below vehicle
 
Pdf Data Sheet RENK France powerpack ESM350 (850kW)
 
ESM500 – High-end powerpack for 50+ tons class vehicles
The automatic gearbox ESM500, installed in the French main battle tank Leclerc can be coupled to a maximum 1600hp engine. A complete powerpack can also be proposed for other applications like Al-Khalid or other ‘above 50 tons class’ vehicles.
 
The automatic gearbox ESM500, installed in the French main battle tank Leclerc can be coupled to a maximum 1600hp engine. A complete powerpack can also be proposed for other applications like Al-Khalid or other ‘above 50 tons class’ vehicles.
 
Main features
• Powerpack design
• Manual and fully automatic power-shifting
• 5 speed forward – 2 speed reverse
• Infinitely variable hydrostatic steering system actuated by a steering wheel, including pivot on the spot feature
• Mechanical emergency gear shift system
• Torque converter with automatic lock-up clutch
• Secondary side heavy duty retarder
• High performance mechanical carbon-carbon service/parking brake separately mounted
• Power take-off for fan drive with full digital speed control
Pdf Data Sheet RENK France automatic transmission ESM500 (1200kW)
 
ENC200 – Upgrade packages for AMX-30 and derivatives
As the original designer of the transmission ENC200 of the French AMX30B2, RENK France offers also upgrade packages for the AMX30 and derivatives (air defence Shahine, artillery AUF1).
 
As the original designer of the transmission ENC200 of the French AMX30B2, RENK France offers also upgrade packages for the AMX30 and derivatives (air defence Shahine, artillery AUF1).
A modern diesel engine, up to 750hp, coupled to the semi-automatic transmission ENC200 (fully automatic optional) and an efficient cooling system is available.
 
Main features
• Powerpack design
• Semi-automatic power-shifting (automatic optional)
• 5 speed forward – 2 speed reverse
• Infinitely variable hydrostatic steering system actuated by a steering wheel, including pivot on the spot feature
• Mechanical emergency gear shift system
• Torque converter with automatic lock-up clutch
 
Pdf Data Sheet RENK France automatic transmission ENC200
 
Company contact

Headquarters, Producer & International Markets
RENK France
67 Rue d'Epluches
St Ouen l'Aumône
95310
France

Tel: + 33 (1) 34 48 37 00
Fax: +33 (1) 34 64 55 43
Email: contact(at)renk-france.fr
RENK France is member of the RENK group
URL: www.renk-france.fr
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The RENK group is one of the world leaders in the field of vehicle transmissions, gear units and bearings, for a broad range of applications and industries, including power engineering, marine and military.
 
 

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