NP Aerospace and Supacat have repurposed quite a lot of IED broken Excessive Mobility Truck Variant (HMTV) autos for UK Ministry of Defence coaching below the Protected Mobility Engineering & Technical Help (PMETS) Contract. The autos have been repurposed by NP Aerospace and Supacat engineering groups for the Defence College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (DSEME) in Lyneham. Successfully introducing a simulated coaching assist that can enhance MOD automobile data and contribute to continued security enhancements.

The initiative has enabled two HMTV Platforms, beforehand used for coaching to be returned subject Military for operational use and rising the variety of in-service autos. The mission concerned the gathering, strip-down, refurbishment and rebuild of three HMTV autos to offer 5 coaching aids together with 4 static and one cell skeletonised module. These might be used to help apprentices and certified technicians on numerous programs run by DSEME.


Supacat Jackal Excessive Mobility Truck Variant (HMTV) Automobile Coaching Aids

Phil Applegarth, Director of Supacat, commented: “The HMTV platform is a confirmed platform to be used in harsh environments. By refurbishing broken autos and upgrading them with the newest enhancements for coaching, we’re in a position to show our dedication to making sure MOD groups are educated about their gear, which in the end retains crew secure and maximises coaching or operational availability.”

David Petheram, Chief Working Officer, NP Aerospace, mentioned: “The target of the UK MOD PMETS Protected Mobility Engineering & Technical Help Contract is to ship automobile upgrades and enhancements that drive enhancements in security and efficiency functionality throughout the fleet, while introducing new improvements and sustaining confirmed platforms. The brand new HMTV coaching aids developed with Supacat are a fantastic instance of auto reuse and engineering innovation for the advantage of enhancing experience and data.”

British Army Jackal High Mobility Truck Variant (HMTV)
British Military Jackal Excessive Mobility Truck Variant (HMTV)

SC Group is a British multi-faceted engineering firm which previous to a re-brand in September 2015 was often known as Supacat Restricted. Supacat was established in 1981 and primarily based at Dunkeswell Aerodrome in England. SC Group now includes 4 corporations: Supacat, SC Innovation, Proteum and Blackhill Engineering. SC Group initially specialised within the design and improvement of navy and civil excessive mobility autos. Supacat Restricted rebranded to SC Group on 10 September 2015. SC Group is the buying and selling model of SC Group – World Restricted.

NP Aerospace is a world main armour know-how producer and automobile integrator. Its a serious exporter of survivability techniques developed utilizing ultra-lightweight, excessive efficiency supplies together with Ballistic Helmets and Shields, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Fits, Physique Armour Plates and Composite Automobile Armour Techniques. The corporate has in depth expertise of main advanced navy automobile integrations, having built-in and supported over 2,000 UK MoD navy autos utilized in operations all around the world.