Defense Industry News - Renault Trucks Defense
|Saturday, November 19, 2011, 09:28 AM|
|Renault Trucks Defense won a contract for the support of French army trucks.|
End of October 2011, the SIMMT (Structure Intégrée du Maintien en condition opérationnelle des Matériels Terrestres - Integrated Through-Life Support Structure for Terrestrial Equipment) awarded Renault Trucks Defense the fourth batch of the heavy vehicle throughlife support (MCO) contract worth 25 million euros.
Renault Defense GBC 180 6x6 truck of French Army
This budget provides for the support of a fleet of 8,000 trucks (including 4,000 GBCs, 2,000 TRM2000s, and the majority of the fleet of logistic transport vehicles (VTL). The MCOcontract enables the French Army to substantially reduce its stocks of spare parts outside theatres of operations, as the contract holder is committed to delivering spare parts in less than five days.