KNDS GROUP

THE EUROPEAN LEADER IN LAND DEFENSE

Frank Haun CEO of KMW & Stéphane MAYER CEO and Chairman of Nexter

two leading companies

kmw & nexter

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, member of the German-French defense technology group KNDS,  leads the European market for highly protected wheeled and tracked vehicles. More than  4.000 employees develop, manufacture and support a product portfolio ranging from  air-transportable, highly protected wheeled vehicles through reconnaissance, anti-aircraft  and artillery systems to main battle tanks , infantry fighting vehicles and bridgelaying systems.

Nexter is the leading French land defense company and the third European player in the  ammunition sector. It is dedicated to meet the needs of the French land forces and of Nations  on an international scale. The scope of its business includes as well the supply of weapon  systems and ammunition for air and naval forces. Nexter also provides systems and protection  solutions in the field of homeland security. 

2018 figures

+ 7,700

employees worldwide

€2.2 billion

turnover

€3.4 billion

incoming orders

€7.8 billion

order backlog

PROVIDING MORE THAN

100 ARMED FORCES WORLDWILDE

WITH HIGH QUALITY EQUIPMENTS & SYSTEMS

OUR FORTHCOMING PROJECTS

LOOKING FORWARD IN TERMS OF INNOVATION

“We think that if France and Germany speak with one voice, Europe can move forward. That is certainly not a sufficient condition, but it is a necessary condition for our success. It is more than a symbol, it is an ethic of work that is expressed here and the determination for us to work together.”

Chancellor Merkel and the French President Emmanuel Macron at the European Council on 23 June 2017

Events

12-
14 Oct 2020

USA

8-
12 Jun 2020

France

16-
18 Mar 2020

Qatar

2-
6 Dec 2019

USA

PRESS RELEASES

KNDS presents its first joint product exclusively at Eurosatory

11 Jun 2018
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KMW and Nexter join forces on Main Ground Combat System

20 Jun 2018
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KNDS - KMW+NEXTER Defense System N.V.

Gustav Mahlerlaan 1017

Mahler 1000, 3rd floor

1082 MK Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (20) 218 4710