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High-Tech Systems and Components Manufacturing of Military Vehicle Platforms

Esenşehir Mahallesi,
Haseki Sokak No:22,
34776 Ümraniye/İstanbul Turkey

Esenşehir Mahallesi,
Haseki Sokak No:22,
34776 Ümraniye/İstanbul Turkey

Menatek Defense Technologies is a high-tech manufacturer of systems and components for military vehicle platforms.

Menatek specialises in the production of suspension, brake, running gear, chassis, powertrain, heating, cooling and lubrication components, as well as heavy to light tactical vehicle systems.

Our past experience with a diverse range of components includes vehicle platforms such as main battle tanks (MBT), armoured personnel carriers (APC), infantry fighting vehicles (IFV), advanced re-entry vehicles (ARV), light-armoured vehicles (LAV), multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) and self-propelled howitzers, as well as supports our engineering team’s experience expandable to diversified vehicle platforms at any time.

Components and sub-systems for vehicles and systems

Menatek has supplied components and sub-systems for vehicles such as M1 Abrams, Bradley, M109, high-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicles (HMMWV), M113, M110, M48, M60, Leopard 1 and 2, Puma, Patria 8×8, K9 Thunder and K10 ARV.

The company specialises in the production of Suspension, Brake, Running Gear, Chassis, Powertrain, Heating and Cooling and Lubrication Components and systems of heavy-to-light tactical vehicles.

Engineering solutions for optimising product realisation

Menatek’s engineering team consists of highly skilled mechanical, mechatronics and manufacturing engineers. We provide raw material, manufacturing and testing solutions to assist our customers to optimise product realisation.

In order to meet customer requirements, Menatek works closely with its approved suppliers, who are experts on specific manufacturing processes. Our engineering team prepares process flow charts and 3D animations for our customers to demonstrate the optimal manufacturing processes.

According to the operating conditions, performance requirements and product lifecycle, Menatek also supports its customers to develop diversified test units for product verification.

Test unit design and installation for product performance and lifecycle

Menatek designs, manufactures and installs test units for performance and lifecycle tests of components and systems.

According to client demand, the units can be either used by Menatek to verify product performance to be delivered to the customer or they can be installed to client facilities to serve testing multiple products of the same function.

Delivered performance test unit references include engine, transmission, rotary damper, brake system, oil pump and pressure valve.

Delivered cycle test unit references include steering gearbox, hydraulic master cylinder, torsion bar and control arm.

According to client requirements, these test units can be designed as universal modules where the client can verify various types and versions of the same group of item.

About Menatek

Using its 40 years of specialised know-how on heavy to light vehicles, all types of Tactical Land Vehicle Platforms, and its wide range of strategic suppliers; Menatek provides a hassle-free manufacturing, testing and supplying environment for its customers.

Gathering extensive capabilities of more than 300 manufacturers under one roof, we deliver single liaison service for production and testing of even the most complex items.

Menatek acknowledges ‘Quality and Confidentiality’ as the most critical matter of its services. In order to maintain its quality, Menatek certificates its suppliers after approving their quality, performance and persistence. Working with the best suppliers in Turkey, Menatek tenders Turkey’s complete Manufacturing Capability to its customers in order to deliver Turn-Key Projects.

Brake Systems

Menatek manufactures hydraulic brake systems for armoured land vehicles. We can perform various tests and simulations at component and system level to verify endurance and performance of our manufactured products.

Hull, Turret and Chassis

Menatek manufactures components for hull, turret and chassis for military land vehicles.

Lubrication Systems

Menatek manufactures components for engine and transmission lubrication systems.


Menatek manufactures various components belonging to Powertrain armoured land vehicles.

Running Gear

From track shoes to final drives and wheels to transfer boxes, Menatek manufactures almost all elements belonging to running gear for tracked and wheeled vehicles.

Suspension Systems

Menatek manufactures linear and rotary suspension systems (mechanical, hydraulic and hydropneumatic) for armoured land vehicles.

Menatek Company Brochure 2017

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Menatek Company Brochure

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Esenşehir Mahallesi

Haseki Sokak No:22

34776 Ümraniye/İstanbul