Directorate General of Mechanised Forces, DGMF in association with FICCI is organizing Phase-2: Equipment Familiarisation Interactive Workshop & Equipment Park for Indian Industry towards Harnessing “Make in India” for Indian Army Mechanised Forces on 24-26 April 2017 at Armoured Corps Centre & School (ACC&S), Ahmednagar, Maharashtra.
The “Make in India” initiative of the Govt of India includes major new initiatives designed to facilitate investment, foster innovation, protect Intellectual Property and build best in class manufacturing defence infrastructure. The Defence Procurement Procedure 2016 is aligned to encourage the initiative.
To promote the spirit of the “Make in India” an Equipment Familiarisation for the Indian Industry on Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFVs), Tanks, and ICVs was organised at ACC&S, Ahmednagar in July 2016. The program was well received by Indian Industry and got exposed to AFV platforms.
To participate meaningfully in the Make in India initiative, Indian Industries need to understand the equipment and technical requirements of the user. AFV design and manufacture is one sphere where the Indian Army can provide access to Armoured Vehicles to selected companies / consortiums to enable familiarisation with the complex and multifarious technology “A” Vehicles platforms.
Following Equipment of Mechanised Forces will be demonstrated:
- T-72 & Variants
B. Infantry Combat Vehicles
- BRDM (Wheel Platforms)
C. Armoured Recovery Vehicles
D. Armoured Vehicles simulator ( T-72, T-90 & BMP-2/2K)
E. Sectionised cut models of all A Vehicles.
- The forum will not be used by any industry for promotional purpose of product line. FICCI is not charging any registration or sponsorship fees towards the conduct of this event.
- Last date to receive confirmation of participation is 7 April 2017. Hence, please do send duly filled reply form at the earliest. (Hard Copy as well as soft copy) along with valid photo id proof.
- Only Indian Nationals of Indian & Foreign OEMs Companies can participate in this program.