Saab Contracting wins MSEK 19 order for systems installations on the XA 202 Armored Wheeled Vehicle
16 May 2003
Saab Contracting wins MSEK 19 order for systems installations on the XA
202 Armored Wheeled Vehicle
In an open tendering process, Saab Contracting has been selected by the
Swedish Defence Materiel Administration as a systems supplier of systems
installations for four models of the XA 202 Armored Wheeled Vehicle. The
order encompasses project planning, construction, installation,
commissioning, systems reliability and environmental testing of four
different versions of the XA 202 (radio link, command, jamming and
direction finding). The systems installation is in 17 vehicles in all.
The order also gives the Materiel Administration the ability to activate
options for all versions.
"The order falls within Saab Contracting's core business, and represents
the kind of systems-based delivery the company is looking for," says
Lennart Forslund, President of Saab Contracting.
He continues, "The contract is a telling affirmation of Saab
Contracting's ability to undertake turnkey systems projects from
planning to commissioning."
The Armoured cross-country vehicle is made by Finnish company Patria for
various functions in the Swedish armored vehicle battalion.
Saab is one of the world's leading high-technology companies, with its
main operations focusing on defense, aviation and space. The Group
covers a broad spectrum of competence and capability in systems
For further information please contact:
Lennart Forslund, President, Saab Contracting, phone: +46 (0)589-39 71 10
Pär Eriksson, Business Manager, Saab Contracting, phone: +46 (0)589-3971 36
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