The German shipyards, Thyssenkrupp and Lurssen have selected the domestic company, MKU GmbH for its Baden Wurttemberg class frigate project which is being built for the German Navy estimated 650 million Euro.
This is a unique project which features enhanced survivability - ensuring that the ships remain operational in spite of severe damage due to accident or enemy action.
MKU GmbH provides end to end solutions and complete project management for protection of Land, Air and Naval platforms which provide protection to these platforms against blast waves, splinters and bullets. It is a complete system house for design, development, production, and integration of armouring systems onto platforms. It also provides maintenance and life cycle support for these solutions and uses special patented technologies which have been developed over years of R&D effort.
MKU GmbH is also participating in the Seaworks 2014 being held at London between June 10-12, 2014, where it will display its capabilities and range of protection solutions for naval vessels.
MKU GmbH will display a range of lightweight ballistic protection systems and unique patented attachment systems for helicopters at ILA Berlin, including its latest ULTRA LIGHT WEIGHT solution which has been developed after extensive R&D efforts and field trials in its lab in Germany. MKU GmbH is a registered NATO supplier since 1993 as well as an accredited supplier to the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology & In Service Support (BAAINBw)
MKU is participating in the MSME Defexpo 2013 to explore opportunities in the Indian market for sales and partnerships. MKU booth showcases body armour solutions which was witnessed by Sh K
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MKU will be presenting its new and more advanced range of Armour & Electro-optical product range at the Expodefensa 2012 to be held in Bogota, Colombia & Indodefense 2012, to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia. To meet, understand and cater to regional requirements and to further consolidate its position and standing in these new territories MKU will showcase its latest range of revolutionary Quick release Modular Vest and Boltfree-IPS helmets, together offer un-paralleled ballistic protection over a variety of threats and range of hostile warzone conditions
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Indian MKU and Russian JSC Shvabe signed MoU to manufacture Electro Optical Devices in India, with production facility to be situated in Kanpur. “As per the MOU Shvabe will train and assist in setting up of EO manufacturing and servicing unit in India with MKU
MKU will be showcasing 6th Generation armour protection technology ‘Modulare Schutz Technik' at Aero India, held from February 18th to 22nd, 2015. ‘ModulareSchutzTechnik uses advanced materials, and specialized manufacturing processes, to reduce the weight and thickness of armour solutions by almost 40%, resulting in operational benefits like increased useful payload and endurance
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