Junghans Defence and Roketsan expand partnership on Fuze Design and Production to bring their co-developed fuze systems to global market Junghans Defence (Junghans Microtech Germany and Junghans T2M France) and Roketsan Turkey have expanded their global partnership by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at last week’s EUROSATORY 2016 Defence and Security Exhibition to provide new co-developed fuze systems to the global defence markets.
Junghans and Roketsan are excited to be working closely on a broad technology collaboration partnership. As demonstrated by this MOU, Junghans and Roketsan are looking to build sustainable, long-term partnerships with the ultimate goal of bringing the best quality, the safest and reliable fuzing systems to munitions manufacturers in defence markets.
Combining Junghans’s comprehensive expertise, specialized background in the domain of fuzing technologies with the Roketsan’s acquired knowledge, experience and infrastructure for rocket / missile fuze systems, Junghans and Roketsan aimed to meet fuze requirements of the munition manufacturers in Turkey, France, Germany and International Markets with the solutions achieved by the help of innovative approaches, modern technologies and required effort.
Roketsan, was founded in 1988 by the resolution of the Turkish Defense Industries Executive Committee for the purpose of “possessing a leading institution in the country for designing, developing and manufacturing rockets and missiles” the first production project of which had been the manufacture of propulsion system of Stinger missiles within the frame of “Stinger European Joint Production Project” which was an international program.
Roketsan’s mission is to serve in the national defense with its rocket and missile systems and to contribute to the technological infrastructure of Turkey.
The brand “JUNGHANS Defence” stands for JUNGHANS Microtec GmbH, Germany, with its 100% subsidiary JUNGHANS T2M S.A.S. France.
JUNGHANS Defence is a leading supplier of all types of munition fuzes and Safety & Arming Devices (SAD) for rockets, missiles, guided munitions, shoulder-launched weapons and torpedoes.
The company deals extensively with such diverse fields as precision engineering, electromechanics, electronics, pyrotechnics and material technologies to provide its customers with safe, reliable, high-performance products in the fields of highly ghardened fuzes and ignition systems.
JUNGHANS Microtec GmbH is the Centre of Competence for precision mechanics, mechanical fuzes and fuze components including (micromechanical) sub-assemblies and mechanical Safety and Arming Devices. The company includes an environmental test centre and a highly specialized tool shop, which serves both internal and external customers.
JUNGHANS T2M S.A.S. is the Centre of Competence for fully electronic fuzes, electronic components and sub-assemblies, sensors, signal processing and proximity radar technologies.