French Army renews truck support contract with Renault

22 November 2011 (Last Updated November 22nd, 2011 04:35)

The French Army has renewed its Integrated Through-Life Support Structure for Terrestrial Equipment contract with Renault Trucks Defense.

The French Army has renewed its Integrated Through-Life Support Structure for Terrestrial Equipment contract with Renault Trucks Defense.

Under the €25m contract, the company will perform on-demand routine servicing operations for a fleet of 8,000 trucks, with a particular focus on specialised micro-fleets.

The support contract is also applicable to French overseas departments and communities as well as the nation's prepositioned troops worldwide.

The renewal of the contract is intended to increase the fleet operational availability to ensure the armed forces remained focused on battlefield operations.