Iveco Defence Vehicles is a brand of CNH Industrial N.V., a World leader in Capital Goods listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CNHI) and on the Mercato Telematico Azionario of the Borsa Italiana (MI: CNHI). Iveco Defence Vehicles is dedicated to delivering innovative automotive and protection solutions to meet the needs of military customers worldwide.
The company manufactures specialist logistic, protected and armoured vehicles in its facility in Bolzano in Northern Italy, as well as marketing Iveco’s full commercial range, adapted as necessary to meet the demands of the military user. In consequence, Iveco Defence Vehicles has a full range of vehicles to meet a broad spectrum of defence applications.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has a full range of vehicles to meet a broad spectrum of defence applications.
Iveco Defence Vehicles
Light multi-role vehicle (LMV)
Developed to counter the evolving threat, the LMV vehicle range encompasses 4×4 personnel carrier and patrol vehicles, which combine exceptional mobility, agility and terrain accessibility with high levels of protection against both ballistic and mine attack.
Medium protected vehicle (MPV)
Available in 4×4 and 6×6 models, the MPV design is based on the Iveco Trakker military off-the-shelf truck chassis, combined with a ballistic steel protected crew cell. This cell incorporates the driver’s cab and cargo, which are communicating, offering more than 13m³ of volume in the standard 4×4 version, increasing to 16m³ for the ambulance / intensive treatment unit variant.
In response to evolving user requirements, Iveco has developed two families of wheeled armoured vehicles specifically designed to undertake amphibious operations: VBTP 6×6 and SUPERAV 8×8. Through a joint venture with Oto Melara (CIO), Iveco also offers the 8×8 Centauro family, capable of mounting weapon systems from 7.62mm to 120mm.
MOTS and Trakker range
Iveco Defence Vehicles also has access to the full Iveco range, from panel vans and light trucks through to transporters capable of moving loads in excess of 75t. Available as 4×2, 4×4, 6×4, 6×6, 8×4 and 8×8, these vehicles fulfil logistic roles for a wide range of defence forces from the rear echelon up to the forward areas.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has worked to develop a class leading protected cab, which can be fitted to Iveco’s heavy-duty 6×6 and 8×8 Trakker chassis. The result is a robust, highly mobile, which can operate even in high threat areas.
High mobility range
Iveco Defence Vehicles also offers a full range of battle proven, powerful and capable 4×4, 6×6 and 8×8 purpose-designed military logistic vehicles to provide tactical support to any military operation in the most hostile environmental conditions. The whole range can be equipped with a new generation of add-on armour kit.
The Iveco Massif is a heavy-duty four-wheel-drive vehicle manufactured by Italian firm Iveco, a subsidiary of motor company Fiat. It was produced in conjunction with the Spanish 4×4 producer Santana under an agreement signed by the two companies in May 2006.
The Dutch Military Vehicles (DMV) Anaconda is a new armoured vehicle designed and built by Deba Bedrijfswagens (Deba Trucks), a military vehicle manufacturer based in the Netherlands.
MS-20 Daglezja towed support mobile bridge, designed by OBRUM (Research and Development Centre for Mechanical Appliances), and manufactured by Bumar-Labedy, is in service with the Polish Armed Forces.
The Kozak-2 is a 4x4 multi-purpose, wheeled, armoured combat vehicle designed and manufactured by Ukrainian defence company NPO Practika to meet the mission needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the National Guard and the Border Guard Service.
Eurosatory 2016 Presents Iveco-Oto Melara Consortium with Display Opportunity for Armoured Vehicle Achievements
Eurosatory 2016 will give the Iveco-Oto Melara Consortium (CIO) the opportunity to display the latest and most innovative achievements in the field of armoured vehicles.
The Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) 2015 exhibition, which runs from 15-18 September, will again provide Iveco Defence Vehicles with the opportunity to showcase the most significant developments within its extensive product range and highlight its latest commercial successes.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has announced that on May 27, 2015 the Spanish Army and Iveco signed a contract for the supply of multi-purpose military trucks to the Spanish Armed Forces.
The Iveco-Oto Melara Consortium (CIO) will once again be present at Eurosatory in Paris from Monday 16 to Friday 20 June 2014.
The Division of General Armaments of the French Ministry of Defence Orders 250 Military Logistic Vehicles
On 24 January 2014, the Division of General Armaments (DGA) of the French Ministry of Defence placed an order for 250 logistic military trucks with the Iveco (CNH industrial Group) and Soframe (Lohr group) consortium.
On 21 November 2013, the first Iveco Trakker Hi-Land 8x8 was handed over from Iveco Defence Vehicles Benelux to the fire brigades of the Dutch army's infantry (ISK) and artillery (ASK) firing ranges.
Iveco Defence Vehicles will have a significant presence at DSEI, with vehicles being displayed both on the company's stand and in the static line vehicle display area.
Iveco Defence Vehicles Announces Delivery of First Units of ‘New Generation Vehicles’ Programme to Swiss Army
Iveco Defence Vehicles announced that on 28 May 2013, the 14 variants of the 'New Generation Vehicles' programme were symbolically handed over from Armasuisse to the Swiss Armed Forces Logistics Organisation (LBA).
Iveco Defence Vehicles and Soframe Consortium Delivers First Multi-Purpose Military Truck under PPT Programme to French Army
Iveco Defence Vehicles and its French partner Soframe - a subsidiary of the Alsatian Lohr Group - have handed over the first of 200 multi-purpose military vehicles of the Porteur Polyvalent Terrestre (PPT) Programme to the French Armed Forces.
The Light Multi-role Vehicle (LMV) was launched in 2006 and, from that point onwards, it has been the subject of continuous development and innovation.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has announced that the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO) has agreed to the procurement of a further tranche of 62 light armoured vehicles (LAV).
Iveco's Light Multirole Vehicles took part in the massive military parade through Red Square in Moscow celebrating the 67th anniversary of Russia's victory in the Second World War
Eurosatory 2012, 11-15 June 2012, provides Iveco Defence Vehicles with the opportunity to acquaint both existing customers and other visitors with the most recent developments in our product range and our latest commercial successes.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has completed delivery of its largest ever order in the UK of 206 6x6 and 8x8 Trakkers to support the Royal Engineers on operations.
Iveco Defence Vehicles has delivered the first units in a contract valued at €125 million with Armasuisse - the Swiss federal competence centre for the procurement of security relevant technologies and equipment.
At DSEi 2011, Iveco Defence Vehicles will be exhibiting the EOD Disposal variant of the Medium Protected Vehicle (MPV), the Special Forces variant of the successful LMV, and a Protected DROPS demonstrator based on the Protected Trakker 8x8 already in service with the British and German armies.
Iveco Defence Vehicles is building on the remarkable commercial and operational success of its Light Multirole Vehicle (LMV) to develop a version dedicated to Special Forces operations. Currently deployed in Afghanistan by seven different nations, the LMV is well regarded by its users, and its hi
Iveco Defence Vehicles and the French company Soframe, a subsidiary of the Alsatian Lohr Group, have been awarded a contract to supply multi-purpose military vehicles to the French armed forces. The tender invitation was issued in 2007 by the division of general armaments (DGA), a part of the Fr
Iveco Defence Vehicles has announced that the Italian Army placed an order on 20 December 2010, for a batch of 12 MPV in the ambulance version (named VTMM Ambulance by the Italian Army) to be delivered between 2011 and 2012. The ambulance version of the MPV-VTMM has been developed on th
BAE Systems Land Systems South Africa and Iveco Defence Vehicles have announced they have signed a teaming agreement to pursue the Vistula project for the South African Army. This co-operation will bring together the expertise of two leaders in the defence industry. Both BAE Systems an
DVD 2010 provides an outstanding opportunity for Iveco Defence Vehicles to exhibit some of the results of the extraordinary degree of innovation and investment in which the company has been engaged over the past 12 months. The company's focus for DVD is on developments which have been undertaken
Eurosatory, running from 14 to 18 June 2010, provides Iveco Defence Vehicles with the opportunity to acquaint both existing customers and other visitors with the most recent developments in our product range. Taking pride of place on the stand at Eurosatory will be our new 8x8 amphibiou
Iveco Defence Vehicle has held an industrial day to provide information and present opportunities for potential suppliers and partners that are interested in cooperating with Iveco in the light of the future project for the procurement of number of different variants of utility vehicles and truck
IVECO Defence Vehicles announces that on December 18, 2009 the Brazilian Army signed a contract for the supply of 2044 units of the base model of the new family of armoured personnel carriers (VBTPMR). The vehicles will replace the old models Urutu used today by the Brazilian armed forces.
With sales to a succession of European nations and delivery of more than 1000 units against existing contracts, LMV is now well established as the light protected vehicle of choice for a wide variety of users. The International Armoured Vehicles Event 2010 (1-5 February 2010) offers
Iveco Defence Vehicles has delivered the first specialist 6x6 Trakkers to ALC, an equal partnership created between Amey and VT Land to provide the Ministry of Defence (MoD) with its "C" vehicle fleet, covering its civil engineering and rough terrain mechanical handling capability. The
Iveco Defence Vehicles announced that on 23 June 2009 the Slovak Army and Iveco signed a contract for a batch of ten Light Multirole Vehicles to be delivered by the end of the year. Flavio Marchesoni, sales and marketing director of Iveco Defence Vehicles, said: "This contract win build
Iveco Defence Vehicles will exhibit at IDET 2009, which takes place in Brno from 5 May to 7 May. The company’s stand will feature the latest range of state-of-the-art vehicles designed to meet the demands of the defence and homeland security sectors. Iveco Defence Vehicles, a specialist
Designed to offer high tactical mobility along with high maximum road speed and optimal off-road and cross-country performance, the light multirole vehicle (LMV) provides high protection levels against anti-tank and anti-personnel mines, with the emphasis on crew protection rather than vehicle in
As 2007 drew to a close, December saw the award of further contracts to IVECO defence vehicles for its successful Light Multirole Vehicle (LMV). These compliment the company's already burgeoning order book for these highly mobile, well protected vehicles. After a demanding tendering pro
Defence Vehicles Dynamics Show 2006 - June 28th and 29th - Millbrook Proving Ground - Bedfordshire. Iveco Defence Vehicles Division is pleased to be taking part in DVD 2006. On this, our third visit to the show, we are once again exhibiting examples from our wide range of commerc
IVECO Defence Vehicles Division is proud to announce that the Norwegian Defence Procurement Division (NDPD) has signed a contract for the supply of 25 Iveco Light Multirole Vehicles (LMV) - light armoured tactical vehicles with an option for a further 47 units. The NDPD selec
Following on from success in winning orders from UK and Italy, the Belgium Government have awarded Iveco a contract for 440 Iveco LMV - Light Armoured Tactical Vehicles (LATV) plus an option for a further 180. This latest order is for an initial batch of 440 vehicles plus 120 armoured