MineWolf Systems Mine Clearance Vehicles for Irish Defence Force

MineWolf Systems AG

Category: Mine Clearing Technology | Mine Clearance | Mini MineWolf | EOD/IEDD Robots and Vehicles | 06/07/2012 - 02:53:36

Earlier in 2012, a pair of MW240 Mini Minewolf mine clearance vehicles and flail attachments were supplied to the Irish Defence Force. The flails effectively remove vegetation and enable the vehicles to be deployed as required across the globe.

Mine Clearance Vehicles

Along with the mine clearance vehicles, MineWolf Systems delivered training (in February and March at Ireland's Defence Training School) for mechanics and Irish Defence Force vehicle operators. The courses were delivered by a pair of MineWolf Systems instructors to ten students from the Irish Army, who had a broad span of hands-on knowledge and mechanical understanding.

IED Clearance Vehicle Training
Irish Defence Force training in Ireland's boggy terrain.

The practical component of the driver training was carried out at an Army training centre near Cork. the terrain was particularly boggy, but all students and vehicles passed with distinction.

The IDF have become the 9th armed Forces to choose MineWolf Systems machinery.

IDF Mini MineWolf Training
IDF Mini MineWolf training, February - March 2012.