R/€ = 14.20
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Au 1198.59 $/oz
Pt 1200.50 $/oz
Nov 14, 2008
Denel Land Systems, a subsidiary of Denel, has been awarded a contract by Armscor to develop the South African Army's new-generation infantry combat vehicle.
Oct 10, 2008
South African industry has gained world renown for what the Americans have come to call mine-resistant and ambush- protected (Mrap) vehicles, thousands of which have been produced, and hundreds of which are on order, for a growing number of international customers,...
Oct 10, 2008
South African industry has gained world renown for what the Americans have come to call Mine Resistant and Ambush Protected (Mrap) vehicles, thousands of which have been produced, and hundreds of which are on order, for a growing number of international customers,...
Aug 29, 2008
Local defence company Saab Systems South Africa has beaten off competition from major international groups to win a Brigade Headquarters command and control (C2) system contract from Armscor.
Jul 25, 2008
SOUTH African missile and unmanned air vehicle company Denel Dynamics has lifted the lid on some of the technologies it is developing or maturing, which will give it access to new market segments, at home and abroad.
Jul 18, 2008
On April 2, 2008, the South African Air Force (SAAF) formally retired its remaining Denel Cheetah fighters at a colourful ceremony at Air Force Base (AFB) Makhado. In consequence, South Africa now faces the most severe crisis in Southern Africa in some 20 years – the...
Jun 13, 2008
May 30, 2008
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Jun 08, 2007
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May 18, 2007
The State-owned arms manufacturer, Denel, has earmarked more than 70%, or R5,6-billion, of its R8-billion Project Hoefyster to local suppliers, Denel spokesperson Sam Basch said on Friday.
May 18, 2007
State-owned arms maker Denel has landed an R8-billion contract from the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to develop the South African Army's new generation infantry combat vehicle. The contract, dubbed Project Hoefyster, is the largest contract the...
Apr 20, 2007
The authoritative journal Jane�s Defence Weekly has reported that Denel Land Systems is likely to be awarded a contract by defence acquisition, disposal, and research and development agency Armscor to develop a new 105 mm light artillery system for the South African...
Feb 23, 2007
The Paramount Logistics Corporation, a division of the Paramount Group, continues to create work for its local defence industry partners to supply, refurbish, and refit equipment for projects that Paramount has secured.
Nov 02, 2006
Key stakeholders in the defence sector are currently meeting to assess their role in the 21st century.
Aug 11, 2006
The production phase for the South African unmanned air vehicle (UAV) is to start soon, following the signing of a contract between Armscor and the local Advanced Technologies and Engineering Company (ATE) last month.
Jun 23, 2006
The South African Army (SA Army) is hoping that it will be able to re-equip itself in the coming years.
May 23, 2006
Black-owned defence company Ivema on Tuesday launched a new military vehicle at the Gerotek test range outside Pretoria.
Apr 21, 2006
The South African Army Engineering Corps is playing a crucial role in bringing peace and stability to troubled countries elsewhere in Africa.
Feb 17, 2006
Fire-directing systems (FDS) and shooting training systems (STS); these are the two niches in the global defence market in which IST Dynamics is determined to be the world leader.
Nov 04, 2005
Hopes that SA & Brazil could cooperate in the production of new wheeled armoured vehicles for their armies have been dashed.
Sep 02, 2005
BAE Systems Land Systems OMC has been awarded a follow-on contract for some R171-million by, South African National Defence Force (SANDF) procurement agency Armscor, for the upgrade of Olifant MK2 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs).
Jun 03, 2005
Full name: Nicholas Frank Oppenheimer Position: Chairman De Beers Group since 1998 Main activity of company: Mining and marketing of diamonds Date and place of birth: June 8, 1945, Johannesburg Education: Harrow, Christ Church, Oxford, politics, philosophy,...
Oct 29, 2004
WITH the creation of a consortium that includes South African state-owned Denel and local private sector company Land Systems OMC, along with giant European aerospace and defence group EADS and vehicle designer and manufacturer Patria, the Patria armoured modular...
Sep 10, 2004
Africa Aerospace & Defence 2004 exposition will have a display dedicated to the SA Army Project Hoefyster for a replacement for the Ratel IFV.
Sep 10, 2004
SOUTH Africa’s Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) exposition, the leading such show in Africa and one of, if not the, most important in the Southern Hemisphere, will this year be bigger than ever before.
Jun 18, 2004
THE containerised modular workshop system developed by Steelcore Heavy Equipment for the SA Army is attracting strong interest from civilian sectors in the US.
Jun 18, 2004
A containerised modular workshop system developed by local industry over the past decade for the Technical Service Corps (TSC) of the South African Army (SA Army) is revolutionising the way the Corps is able to fulfil its maintenance and repair role.