The Indian MoD has ordered 1,500 Track Width Mine Ploughs (TWMP) from Pearson Engineering, the company announced on 20 January.
The order, for TWMP to be integrated to the T-90 S/SK, will be delivered in partnership with BEML Limited. “This is another example of BEML’s capability to meet the specific requirements for our armed forces. BEML signifies the true spirit of Make in India,” commented Dr Deepak Kumar Hota, Chairman and Managing Director.
Pearson Engineering’s experience as a supplier to the Indian Army includes integrating counter-mine capabilities to the T-72, T-90, ARJUN MK1 and BMP-2. “Having been committed to developing capability for India for many years, we look forward to further developing our relationships, both with the end-user and Indian industry,” stated Richard Beatson, Business Development Director.