Sandy Wilson, President and Managing Director of General Dynamics UK, said: "This agreement builds on the strong working relationship between DSG and General Dynamics UK, as Bowman prime contractor and systems integrator, on the Army's current fleet. It offers substantial value to the
Archie Hughes, Chief Executive of DSG, said: "I very much welcome this agreement, which reflects the capabilities of DSG and its workforce. It would pair the skills of two of the
General Dynamics is offering ASCOD SV, the latest development of a proven European AFV family, for FRES SV. Designed to a rating of 42 tonnes and with a transmission rated at 45 tonnes, ASCOD SV offers excellent protection against current and future threats, a common base platform that fully meets the FRES SV requirement, and substantial growth potential for future enhancement.
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General Dynamics UK has been established in the
DSG launched on 1 April 2008 and brought together the ABRO and DARA businesses into a single new defence Trading Fund. DSG's primary focus is in providing expert in-house maintenance, repair, overhaul and upgrade services for the through-life support of the key land and air-based platforms and equipment of the UK Armed Forces. DSG's Head Office is located in