At the presence of Mr. Matteo Bisceglia (OCCAR-EA Director), the Vice Admiral Massimo Guma (Italian Programme Committee Representative), and Eng. Giuseppe Giordo and Eng. Marco De Fazio (FINCANTIERI and LEONARDO Company), the formal inauguration of the new premises in Rome occurred on 26th November 2020.
OCCAR-EA signed a contract for the production of nine Maritime Mine Counter Measures (MMCM) primary systems with Thales Defense Mission Systems (TDMS) in November 2020. Three of these nine primary systems will be delivered to the United Kingdom (UK), four primary systems (plus two additional as options, to be exercised in 2021) to France.
On Thursday 19th November, a procurement contract for the German BOXER vehicles’ Driver Vision System (DVS) was signed. This sets the stage for converting the previously limited road traffic permit into an unlimited permit!