Kharkiv Morozov Design Bureau (KMDB) Purchasing Components to Build another Batch of BTR-4E APCs

This is presumably in preparation for manufacture of another batch of the APC vehicles
BTR-4M – a marinized version of the BTR-4 APC in the Ukrainian Navy service – during testing in Indonesia
BTR-4M – a marinized version of the BTR-4 APC in the Ukrainian Navy service – during testing in Indonesia

The State-owned Company “Kharkiv Morozov Machine Building Design Bureau” (KMDB) is purchasing a new batch of component systems for the BTR-4E armored personnel carrier, seemingly in preparation for production of another shipment of the APC vehicles

KMDB is seeking to buy 10 complete sets for gun reloading and belt feed switching mechanisms, as well as universal kits for weapon alignment, at a total cost of UAH776,700, according to the online public procurement platform ProZorro.

Auction to manufacture said components according to Customer’s design documents was won, without competition, by PETplast, a foreign investment LLC, on January 20, 2021.

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Contract awarding is anticipated soon, with deliveries scheduled for completion by December 31, 2021.

Morozov Designh Bureau, BTR-4E, PETplast
Marinized version of the BTR-4 APC in the Ukrainian Navy service
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