OCCAR News 28. June 2017 BOXER retrofit contract for Germany signed On 28th June, the OCCAR Director and the Managing Directors of ARTEC GmbH signed a contract to retrofit the German BOXER fleet to the A2 built-standard. 28. February 2017 Two major contracts awarded for the German BOXER fleet Two major contracts have been signed for the BOXER Programme on behalf of the German customer within one week. 13. February 2017 First Steel Cutting Ceremony for PPA The First Steel Cutting ceremony for the Multipurpose Patrol Ship (Pattugliatore Polivalente d’Altura - PPA) took place in FINCANTIERI’s shipyard, in La Spezia, on 13 February 2017. 01. February 2017 400th BOXER vehicle delivered! During a BOXER Programme Review Meeting on 1st February 2017 in Bonn, a major milestone in the BOXER Programme was celebrated: The delivery of the 400th BOXER vehicle to the Royal Netherlands Army on 20th December 2016.