4 October, 2012
Tata Motors Defence Solutions has delivered 21 Light Armoured Troop Carrier vehicles to the Gujarat Police, for strengthening its security preparedness.
Tata Motors Defence Solutions recently delivered 32 Mine Protected Vehicles (MPV) to the Maharashtra State Police, 5 MPVs to the Jharkhand State Police and another 122 Tata Light Armoured Troop Carriers to the central armed police forces.
Mr. Vernon Noronha, Vice President – Defence & Government Business, Tata Motors, said "Tata Motors’ Defence Solutions covers the complete range of logistics and armoured vehicles that have been popular in supporting police and paramilitary forces across the country. The Tata Light Armoured Troop Carrier will enable comfortable movement of troops across the state."
Equipped with a powerful engine and a 4X4 All-Wheel drive system, the Tata Motors Light Armoured Troop Carrier comes with protection on all sides and can crack down a situation with deadly accuracy. These vehicles are fit with splinter-proof & bullet-proof glass, explosion suppression material in the fuel tank and suspended seats.
Tata Motors’ Defence Solutions offers its customers a wide range of vehicles, in the light, medium and heavy category. These include Logistics, Tactical, Armoured and Specialist vehicles.
The Tata Motors Service network ensures maximum operational readiness & lower life-cycle maintenance cost to its defence vehicles across the country. The Sampoorna Seva Package – Annual Maintenance Contract provides overall maintenance facilities, repair services, genuine spares and breakdown services for Tata Motors’ complete range of defence vehicles.
The company also has the ability to mobilise adequate manufacturing capacity for defence requirements, along with dedicated exclusive infrastructure, manufacturing facilities and trained manpower, to ensure faster delivery of its defence vehicles.
About Tata Motors Defence Solutions
Tata Motors has been associated with the country’s off-road defence and security forces, since 1958 and has supplied over 1,00,000 vehicles to the Indian military and Paramilitary forces, so far. The company offers its products and services that not only meet the needs of the domestic market, but are also positioned to meet most stringent requirements across the world. Tata Motors exports its range of specialized defence vehicles to the SAARC, ASEAN and African regions. With Tata Motors rich portfolio in multi-axle range like 12×12, 8×8 & 6×6, the company has started supplying to leading Missile OEMs across the world. The company has established itself as a supplier of specialist vehicles for UN peacekeeping missions. Tata Motors range of off-road vehicles are also being procured by the agencies involved in AID & Development, across the world like GSA, KBR, Oxfam, RONCO, RA International & Riders. (http://www.defencesolutions-tatamotors.com/)
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 1,65,654 crores ($ 32.5 billion) in 2011-12. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand, Spain and South Africa. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, the business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 7.5 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country’s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck and bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America.