Sweden to Re-run AWV Competition

Sweden’s armoured wheeled vehicle (AWV) contest should be re-run because the procedure behind the award of a EUR240 million (US$355 million) contract to Patria in June was not lawful, a Swedish court ruled on the 29th October. Patria won Sweden’s AWV contract with its Armoured Modular Vehicle (AMV) 8x8 platform. BAE Systems–whose Swedish division Hagglunds submitted its Modular Armoured Tactical System (SEP) for the AWV contract–said "the ruling was obviously a very pos...
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