EXPAL Weapon Systems Technology for Defence and Security Forces
EXPAL develops, manufactures, integrates and maintains products, systems and services for the defence and security sectors.
EXPAL offers the armed forces a wide range of solutions for supporting and improving their operational capabilities. This includes adapting to the nature of their missions and providing technological developments.
- Artillery ammunition
- Demolition stores
- EOD equipment
- EOD services and soil remediation
- Insensitive munitions (IM) warhead fill
- Integrated mortar systems
- Light weapon ammunition
- Medium caliber cannon ammunition
- Mortar ammunition
- Mortar systems
- Propelling charges
- SAZEC area control system
- TECHFIRE information system and ballistic computers for fire support
- Vehicle maintenance and integrated logistic support services
Leading ammunitions, explosives and EOD services
EXPAL is a leader of the ammunition and explosives sector in Spain, as well as one of the main providers of demilitarization and explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) services worlwide.
Maintenance services and integrated logistics support
EXPAL also offers maintenance services and integrated logistic support for platforms and systems.
EXPAL maintenance services and logistic support offers solutions for the maintenance and modernisation of platforms and equipment armies in order to optimise and extend their life cycle, both in the systems already in service and future acquisitions.
The capabilities of EXPAL, along with its commitment to cooperation with other leading companies to cover major programs, are the base that support the provision of EXPAL`s offer in maintenance and modernisation of platforms.
Research and development of new technologies for military applications
Technology is the engine of EXPAL’s progress. The programmes of R+D and innovation that EXPAL develops are centered on the following:
- Support to the operative capacities of troops
- Improving the protection of military platforms and crews
- Systems of weapons for rapid deployment and high mobility
- Increase of the scope, effectiveness and precision of ammunitions, reducing collateral damages
- Development of intelligent ammunition by the incorporation of the electronics
- Reduction in the vulnerability of ammunition stored against external assaults
- Designs and innovations that assure the safety in the employment of the ammunitions in all environmental conditions
- Rocket engines for spatial applications
- Development of non-lethal armaments
The company’s department of R+D is responsible of the design and development of new products, as well as the improvement and adequacy of existing ones to meet specific requirements of the customer and comes from collaborating with the Spanish Ministry of Defence and its armed forces, as well as leading companies technologically in the sector, in many successful programmes.
EXPAL also collaborates in international programmes of R+D with official organisations and companies to meet the technological developments demanded by the armies across European programmes of co-operation.
Developing technology to optimise defence and security operations
EXPAL puts into practice its corporate policies as a basis of its action to:
- Offering maximum quality in all products and services
- Minimize, if any, environmental impact of its activities
- Get the highest security standards
- Develop a continuous improvement in R+D activity as a basis of its technological development. The key for success is to get the best results in all activities EXPAL is involved
Products and Services
EIMOS Integrated Mortar System
EXPAL, a leading manufacturer of mortar systems (weapon systems and ammunition) has developed an integrated mortar system known as EIMOS.
SAZEC Deployable Zone Control System
SAZEC is a surveillance, control and protection system specially designed for operations. Totally adapted to the current scenarios, the multi-sensors capacity let you detect, locate, identify and react gradually against an intrusion attempt in the protected area.
EXPAL Mortar Systems
EXPAL is a worldwide leader in mortar systems for platform and ammunition. Its products are supplied to the main military forces around the world, offering excellent fire support in current scenarios.
TOS-1A Solntsepek Rocket Launch System
Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle (RRV)
RGW 90-Series Weapon System
Textron Tactical-Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV)
EIMOS Integrated Mortar System
For the purpose of supplying the Spanish Army's 155mm extended-range ammunition for the howitzers SIAC 52-calibre and M109A5 39-calibre, on 4 May the Spanish Army's Logistics Support Command awarded EXPAL, through a framework agreement, a five-year contract to supply a high-value solution for ammunition, consisting of an ER02A1 extended-range HE projectile, with a base bleed unit and EC102 electronic fuze, which allows impact, time and delay operation; propulsion is achieved by modular charge type DM92ES.Read more
For more than 20 years, EXPAL has attended this important meeting of the defence and security sector that takes place every two years in Paris.Read more
Expal is attending MANUCO's eighth International Nitrocellulose Symposium between 5-7 June.Read more
The complete offer for this area includes high-performance artillery ammunition or the global 'one-stop shop' solution for mortar systems, which includes the eSIMOX training simulator.Read more
EXPAL is currently showcasing its range of air-to-ground CAT - 70 (2,75in) rockets at the Dubai Airshow, which is taking place from 12-16 November in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.Read more
One more edition, the company will show its proposals and solutions for air, land and sea in this international exhibition, which will take place in London between 12-15 September.Read more
EXPAL have successfully finished the phase of destruction of the 3.4 million anti-personnel mines of the Belarus stockpile.Read more
BAE Systems has awarded EXPAL Systems a contract to support development of an enhanced Air-Launched weapons capability for Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft.Read more
PG-3 represents the next stage in the evolution of plastic explosives. In addition to increased performance and reduced shock sensitivity, PG-3 breaks new ground in underwater capabilities, as well as self-adhesive properties that simplify its use in the field.Read more
EXPAL Systems and Proytecsa Security Sign Agreement to Collaborate in Ammunition Demilitarisation and Improvised Explosive Sector
Both companies will combine capabilities to offer a complete hi-tech range of solutions in the defence industry.Read more
EXPAL in Last Project Phase to Destroy More Than Three Million Cluster Munition, PFM-1 type, in Belarus
A demilitarization program funded by the European Union.Read more
The demonstration took place on 16 November in the Spanish Army firing and training range 'Álvarez de Sotomayor', located in Almeria (Spain). During the different exercises performed on the field, EXPAL showed all the products and systems involved in this proposal.Read more
Airbus Defence and Space and EXPAL Systems have signed an agreement, under which EXPAL will provide engineering support for the integration of standard weapons such as 70mm rockets and MK 80 series warheads.Read more
EXPAL will be attending FIDAE 2016 with the goal of supplying complete solutions for the Chilean Armed Forces in the field of defence and security, presenting its latest developments in arms systems, ammunitions and propellants and its capacities in services such as aeronautical systems maintenance and demilitarisation services.Read more
A aerial reconnaissance system silent, autonomous and with the shape of a bird.Read more
EXPAL USA has been awarded a $2.4m contract for the development of pilot scale processes for the manufacture of new enhanced blast explosives for ARDEC (The US Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Centre) at Picatinny Arsenal.Read more
EXPAL has been selected to participate with the SHEPHERD-MIL UAV RAPAZ programme.Read more
At DSEI, EXPAL presents the new version of the EIMOS 81 system with a series of improvements in different areas such as ergonomics, with a new platform integrated in a URO VAMTAC with four crew cabin seats, sensors integration, new meteorological station for ballistic calculations improvement, and a new version of the indirect fire support information system of EXPAL: TECHFIRE with new functionalities and a simplified and more intuitive interface.Read more
EXPAL has presented its 155 mm high-performance artillery ammunition with live-fire tests at the Torregorda Test Centre (CET), Cadiz, Spain.Read more
The Special Operations Group (GEO), the Spanish Elite Police Unit, has carried out various training exercises at its facilities in Guadalajara, where it trialled EXPAL's latest developments in demolition charges and initiation systems.Read more
EXPAL has announced it will be presenting its latest products and solutions at the International Defence Exhibiton & Conference (IDEX) 2015.Read more
EXPAL will show its offer of solutions in different areas as indirect fire support that include the ammunition, the information systems, the weapons on ground or integrated in vehicle and the forward observer systems, including UAVs.Read more
On 27 May 2014 the inaugural ceremony took place at the plant EXPAL installed in Belarus for the destruction of PFM-1 mines in the country.Read more
Expal will show its latest proposals in ammunition, systems and technological applications.Read more
Diehl Defence Land Systems and EXPAL have signed a cooperation framework agreement offering solutions in the field of vehicle maintenance for the international market, which intensifies their joint activities.Read more
The works will start in three months and includes the destruction of obsolete and outdated ammunition of the Cyprus National Guard.Read more
On 10 July 2013, government delegate Germán López Iglesias inaugurated EXPAL's new manufacturing facilities of electronic fuzes in 'El Gordo (Cáceres)'.Read more
Representatives of armed forces, both domestic and foreign, witnessed the different exercises that were carried out.Read more
EXPAL has been awarded the tender for the implementation and management of a demilitarization line in Brazil.Read more
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