Rheinmetall Supplies L52 Gun Barrels For Pzh 2000 Howitzers To EuropeRheinmetall Supplies L52 Gun Barrels For Pzh 2000 Howitzers To Europe

May 27 2024 13:06:19 — Rheinmetall supplies L52 gun barrel systems for PzH 2000 howitzers to European country; order worth low three-digit million euros.

The contract, which entails the delivery of a three-digit quantity of gun barrels, is set to be fulfilled between 2024 and 2029.

Expansion of Production to Meet Growing Demand

This order is part of Rheinmetall’s extensive growth programme aimed at expanding its barrel and weapons production capabilities. The company is scaling up its operations to meet the rising demand for advanced military technology in Europe and beyond.

Rheinmetall’s Technological Leadership Reinforced

The new order underscores Rheinmetall’s leading position in the European gun barrel market. The company is renowned globally for its expertise in weapons technology, including the production of the 120mm smoothbore gun used in main battle tanks. Rheinmetall’s technology is trusted by numerous nations worldwide.

PzH 2000: A Continuously Modernized Powerhouse

Developed in the late 20th century and continuously upgraded, the PzH 2000 is celebrated for its exceptional long-range firepower. It can fire ten rounds per minute and achieve ranges of 30 to 40 kilometers with conventional ammunition and up to 67 kilometers with range-enhanced ammunition.

By Lisa Luckas

Lisa Luckas is a Sr. Business News Editor at Nobot.News.

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