The TIGR Special Armoured Vehicles (SAV) family was developed by a team of designers who had developed the world-famous BTR-80 wheeled armoured personnel carriers’ family. The TIGR’s top-notch agility, trafficability, reliability and protection have turned it into a vehicle indispensible to many Russian and any countries uniformed services. It has proven its worth on many a counterterrorist operation.
Military Industrial Company (VPK in Russia) produces the world-renowned BTR series of armoured personnel carriers (APC), as well as recovery, medical and special armoured vehicles (TIGR).
The company’s BTR range includes the models BTR-80, BTR-80A, and BTR-82A.
Specialised armoured vehicles for military use
VPK offers a broad range of tough, highly modified vehicles to support military operations, such as:
- Armoured personnel carriers such as the amphibious combat vehicle
- Armoured recovery vehicles for technical support and relief operations
- Armoured medical vehicle for search and rescue tasks, as well as medivac evacuation missions
- Special armoured vehicles adapted to carry troops, cargo or police forces across rugged terrains and in adverse weather conditions
Armoured vehicles for domestic and foreign markets
VPK’s existing research, industrial and material resources, and highly qualified personnel enable it to attain meet the demands of both domestic and foreign armament markets, helping clients to achieve their targets.
Military-Industrial Company (VPK)
The company develops and supplies specialised vehicles for governmental agencies, which are subjected to rigorous, official governmental tests.
VPK has been a regular exhibitor at major international arms shows, including Eurosatory, IDEX, LAAD, DSA, MILEX, Defexpo, and MVSV.
Military vehicles for government use
VPK exports its military products via the Rosoboronexport Corporation, which is the sole Russian state intermediary agency responsible for import / export of the full range of defence and dual-use end products, technologies and services.
This process is not obligatory for non-military products, such as special armoured vehicles, although they also meet stringent standards for quality and endurance.
Military Industrial Company LLC has the Russian name VPK.
The company was established in 2006, as the managing company of Arzamas Machinery Plant JSC in the city of Arzamas, named Vehicle Hull Plant JSC based in Vyksa and Military Engineering Centre LLC in Nizhny Novgorod.
The RKhM-6 Povozka is a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) reconnaissance vehicle produced by Arzamas Machinery Plant of Military Industrial Company (VPK), for the Russian Army.
The BT-3F amphibious vehicle is intended for use by the Army, Navy and Marine Corps and provides high manoeuvrability, armour protection and direct fire support for the troops on land and at sea.
2S35 Koalitsiya-SV is a latest 152mm self-propelled howitzer from JSC Central Research Institute Burevestnik (Petrel), a division of Uralvagonzavod based in Nizhny Novgorod. Development on the howitzer began in 2006.
VPK LLC showcases BTR-BM remote controlled weapon system (RCWS) to Russia’s Deputy Minister of Defence
At one of the shooting ranges near Moscow, the developers the “Voenno-Promishlennaya Kompaniya” (Military-industrial Company) LLC and “Oryuzheinie Masterskie” (Weapons Workshops) LLC demonstrated their latest development – the BTR-BM remote controlled weapon system (RCWS) to the deputy Minister of defence of the Russian Federation Alexey Krivoruchko.
‘VPK’ LLC (acronym of ‘Voenno-Promishlennaya Kompaniya’ – Military Industrial Company LLC), developed a program for the modernization of MT-LB and MT-LBu crawlers.
In the context of a pandemic, VPK LLC restructured its work with foreign customers. Unlike recently, the warehouse of the enterprise always has a certain amount of the most demanded complete set of armored vehicles of the TIGR family on the market.
The Tigr BMA armoured casevac vehicle is designed to search for, collect and evacuate casualties from the battlefield, mass destruction sites and man-made disaster-stricken areas, including those in warzones or close to burning ammo depots, and to provide guaranteed protection and first aid on the move.
The Military Industrial Company (VPK LLC) has tallied up the results produced at the Army 2016 international military-technical forum.
The Army 2016 international military-technical forum has started in Kubinka (Moscow Region).
The Army 2016 international forum is a key show for the Military Industrial Company (VPK LLC).