AM General Invests in US Artillery Support Supplier

US High Mobility Multi-Purpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) manufacturer AM General announced on 1 November that it had made an investment in Mandus Group, a supplier of innovative artillery technology. The investment, the nature or value of which was not disclosed, aims to accelerate the deployment of AM General's vehicle-mounted weapons systems, such...

US High Mobility Multi-Purpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) manufacturer AM General announced on 1 November that it had made an investment in Mandus Group, a supplier of innovative artillery technology.

The investment, the nature or value of which was not disclosed, aims to accelerate the deployment of AM General's vehicle-mounted weapons systems, such as the Humvee Hawkeye 105 mm self-propelled howitzer.

Kevin Jensen, president of Mandus Group, said, "The marrying of our product capabilities with AM General's global reach allows for an unprecedented leap forward in artillery technology."

Source: www.janes.com