Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA)

DSTA, Rolls-Royce to collaborate on digital technology

SINGAPORE (July 24): The Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA) and Rolls-Royce jointly announced that they will be collaborating on a digital technology project to boost efforts in the development and deployment of new technologies to optimise engine maintenance.

This follows the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to partner on digital service solutions at the Farnborough Air Show in UK earlier in July 2018.

ST Engineering awarded MINDEF contract for Next Generation Armoured Fighting Vehicle

SINGAPORE (March 22): ST Engineering's land systems arm, ST Kinetics, has been awarded a contract by the Singapore Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) for the production and supply of the Next Generation Armoured Fighting Vehicle (AFV).

The new AFV will replace the ageing ULTRA M113 AFV, which has been in service since the early 70s, MINDEF said in a press release on Wednesday.

The 29-tonne tank, which can reach a top speed of 70km/h, will operate alongside the Singapore Armed Forces’ Bionix Infantry Fighting Vehicle.

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