The Gempita (also known as AV8) 8×8 amphibious wheeled armoured vehicles being supplied by Malaysian firm DEFTECH (DRB-HICOM Defence Technologies) and Turkish armoured vehicles specialist FNSS Savunma Sistemleri (jointly owned by Turkish conglomerate NUROL Holding and BAE Systems) are equipped with UD-type spall liner system jointly developed by the Turkish firm in cooperation with DSM Dyneema. The function of a spall line is to reduce the cone and the number of fragments of the generated spall in order to protect the crew and to reduce the damage inside the vehicle.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the two defence contractors in May 2103.
The vehicle of which 257 units in 12 different versions (ambulance, repair with crane, recovery with crane, 120mm mortar carrier, NBC reconnaissance, fighting vehicle with turret armed with 30mm cannon and anti-tank launcher, infantry fighting vehicle with Sharpshooter turret armed with 25mm cannon, battlefield surveillance vehicle with remote weapon station, combat vehicle with 12.7mm remote station, combat vehicle with turret armed with 30mm cannon, infantry fighting vehicle with remote station, and assault vehicle with 12.7mm remote station) were purchased by Malaysian authorities is based on Pars design.
FNSS range of armoured carriers comprise ACV-15, ACV-19, ACV-30 and Kaplan-20 multi-role tracked vehicles, and Pars 4×4, 6×6 and 8×8 multi-purpose armoured combat vehicles. The company also proposes bridging vehicle, combat earthmover, modernization kits for the M113 family of vehicles, as well as Teber-30, Sharphooter, Claw and Saber-25 weapon stations.
Customers of FNSS Savunma Sistemleri comprise Turkey, Malaysian, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, Jordan, Egypt, United States of America (USA), Belgium and Philippines.