Paramount Group, the worldwide aerospace and expertise firm, introduced that its Mbombe 4 Infantry Fight Car (ICV), has been chosen by 5 sovereign nations to equip their armed forces with probably the most superior armoured car improvements and applied sciences out there on the planet. In lower than three years, from its debut on the Worldwide Defence Exhibition & Convention (IDEX) of 2019 in Abu Dhabi, the Mbombe 4 has generated vital ranges of curiosity from armed forces demanding next-generation survivability, mobility and toughness.

The ‘Final Warrior’ Mbombe 4 is presently in manufacturing in Africa and Asia, with greater than 150 autos both being manufactured or on order for world supply or deployment. The Mbombe 4 ‘S’, a particular regional variant, is supplied with the newest mission-critical applied sciences for optimum desert efficiency, enabling the car to excel in punitive desert climates and situations. The Mbombe 4’s continued world growth serves as a testomony to the success of the Paramount Group-pioneered moveable manufacturing mannequin in motion.


“The Mbombe 4 and its evolutionary capabilities replicate world-beating innovation, affordability and importantly, homegrown manufacturing alternative, which has enabled our manufacturing experience to be replicated on a worldwide scale. Having applied our native manufacturing mannequin in a number of places around the globe, we’re in a novel place to supply {industry} companions and governments the potential to arrange native manufacturing services, switch abilities and applied sciences, and begin manufacturing of autos in lower than a yr. The Mbombe 4, like all our different expertise platforms, has been designed from the outset for manufacturing inside buyer nations.”

In 2021, Paramount Group introduced its partnership with India-based engineering and expertise conglomerate, The Kalyani Group. This has resulted within the manufacturing of enormous numbers of Kalyani 4 in India, adopted by an order by the Ministry of Defence of India. In assessing the resiliency of producing and protection provide chains globally, at this time extremely prone to exterior shocks, Paramount Group CEO Steve Griessel, means that the moveable manufacturing of interoperable platforms such because the Mbombe 4 can play a key function in creating defence industrial bases from fully inside companion nations.

Paramount Group Mbombe 4 Infantry Fight Car

Manufactured with a strikingly distinctive clean-sheet design and geared up with the newest applied sciences mission-critical to handle the asymmetrical challenges of the trendy battlefield, the platform supplies very excessive levels of each ballistic and mine safety (e.g., crew compartment STANAG 4569-Degree 3, blast safety STANAG 4569-Degree 4a & 4b, protections recognised underneath a NATO standardisation settlement that institutes world-leading benchmarks for occupant safety) and independently verified protections in opposition to a 50kg TNT facet blast or roadside bomb. Furthermore, newly examined and licensed add-on armour and a light-weight shielding system developed by Paramount Group will increase the Mbombe 4’s safety to cowl all Degree 3 threats inside NATO STANAG 4569, providing a few of the highest ranges of safety that may be achieved globally by an armoured car in its class within the course of.

The 16 tonnes Mbombe 4 may be geared up with varied weapon programs and loaded with ammunition, crew, and provides. Different key options of the Mbombe 4, embrace a burst pace of 140km/hr, permitting for distinctive ranges of mobility. The platform additionally hosts industry-distinct flat flooring mine protections and a rear-door ramp design which ensures the speedy deployment of the crew whereas the car is static or on the transfer. Paramount Group believes in world partnerships. The Mbombe 4 has provided our companions and clients in-country, manufacturing of best-in-class applied sciences with the prospect of localised high-skills coaching and job creation, elementary to enhancing any nation’s trendy defence capabilities, now and in future.