On behalf of the Dutch armament procurement office (DMO), the German armament procurement organization (BAAINBw) signed an agreement with Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for the procurement of five Leguan bridge layer systems on Leopard 2 battle tank chassis on 20 December, 2016.

The entire procurement plan also includes training simulators, accessory equipment and an option for additional bridge layer systems.

The vehicles will be transferred to the Royal Netherlands Army in 2019 and 2020. This version of the Leguan is capable of laying and transporting two 14m long bridges or one 26m long bridge.


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