Iveco set for DSEI show

July 23, 2013 at 1:14 PM

BOLZANO, Italy, July 23 (UPI) -- Italy's Iveco Defense Vehicles plans a comprehensive display of products next month at the Defense and Security Equipment International exhibition in London.

The military vehicles Iveco will display will showcase company engineering capabilities in taking existing platforms and transforming them to meet evolving requirements, the company said.

Among the vehicles:

-- SUPERAV, an amphibious 8x8 to support littoral operations.

-- The Medium Protected Vehicle Ambulance, which comes from the company's MPV family of vehicles for route clearance, casualty treatment, communications and command and control. The vehicle is a 4x4 designed to provide medical staff with the opportunity to provide life-saving treatment well forward in the battle area.

-- A CBRN reconnaissance and survey vehicle for detecting and assessing various chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear agents.

The company's protected Enhanced Pallet Loading System Demonstrator and a bridge-launching vehicle designed for the Swiss army will also be on display as well as a protected fuel tanker.

The vehicles will be on static display at the trade show Sept. 10-13.

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