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NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

Nexter, a KNDS group company, aims to meet the needs of French and foreign land forces by designing, developing, producing and supporting complete and innovative defense systems.
Nexter, a French land defense systems designer and integrator, proposes products now considered as standards, such as the LECLERC MBT, the armored infantry combat vehicle (VBCI) and the CAESAR® artillery system. We support our customers throughout the life cycle of these products, from design to maintaining in operational condition.

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

Nexter, a KNDS group company, aims to meet the needs of French and foreign land forces by designing, developing, producing and supporting complete and innovative defense systems.

Nexter, a French land defense systems designer and integrator, proposes products now considered as standards, such as the LECLERC MBT, the armored infantry combat vehicle (VBCI) and the CAESAR® artillery system. We support our customers throughout the life cycle of these products, from design to maintaining in operational condition.

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

Nexter, a KNDS group company, aims to meet the needs of French and foreign land forces by designing, developing, producing and supporting complete and innovative defense systems.

Nexter, a French land defense systems designer and integrator, proposes products now considered as standards, such as the LECLERC MBT, the armored infantry combat vehicle (VBCI) and the CAESAR® artillery system. We support our customers throughout the life cycle of these products, from design to maintaining in operational condition.

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

NEXTER, LAND DEFENSE LEADER IN FRANCE AND EUROPE

Nexter, a KNDS group company, aims to meet the needs of French and foreign land forces by designing, developing, producing and supporting complete and innovative defense systems.

Nexter, a French land defense systems designer and integrator, proposes products now considered as standards, such as the LECLERC MBT, the armored infantry combat vehicle (VBCI) and the CAESAR® artillery system. We support our customers throughout the life cycle of these products, from design to maintaining in operational condition.

LASTEST NEWS

22.07.20 - Munich, Versailles
KMW+Nexter Defense Systems (KNDS) looks back on a successful year 2019

The strategic alliance between KMW and Nexter, completed in 2015, thus presents itself as an ongoing Franco-German success story.

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20.07.20 - Modane, France
Nexter’s Katana ammunition tested in ONERA’s wind tunnel

From 25 May to 8 June 2020, Nexter Munitions carried out two major test campaigns of the KATANA ammunition in the S3MA wind tunnel at ONERA's Modane site.

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15.07.20 - Satory, France
Nexter places a major order with EURENCO for artillery modular charges

Within the framework of a contract notified by the French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) on 11th May, Nexter has placed a major order with Eurenco, the European leader in energetic materials for the supply of artillery modular charges.

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Our strategy

  • TO SERVE AND SATISFY the French Forces

  • TO STRENGTHEN the company through an increased volume of export customer activity

  • TO MAKE KNDS the European industrial champion of land defense

OUR KEY FIGURES

collaborateurs

3700

employees

12

sites in Europe

€1

billion turnover

58%

of orders taken for export

16%

of turnover dedicated to R&D

+ 100

user armies

DISCOVER OUR PRODUCTS

OUR BRANDS

Nexter Training

Nexter Training

Large-caliber ammunition for defense establishments

Mecar

Your optical equipment for armored vehicles

OPTSYS

Ammunition manufacturer weapon systems

Nexter Munitions

Manufacturer of medium and large ammunition

Simmel Difesa

Nexter Mechanics

Nexter Mechanics

Secure and defend with robotics

Nexter Robotics

High-performance weapon systems

Nexter

NBC Sys

NBC Sys

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START A CAREER

Nexter is a French company ready to invest in each of its employees. Our leading position and our ability to innovate allows our talents to develop under optimal conditions.


A participatory innovation approach allows any employee (whatever his or her job or hierarchical position) to be a source of proposals to improve or innovate around the products and services offered by the company.

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a job within Nexter

  • Methods engineer

    The methods engineer leads the industrialization of a Nexter definition internally or from a supplier, and is responsible for the economic result and the technical performance. It defines the methods and means to implement in the industrial manufacturing process. He is responsible for the expression of the need, the technical and calendar progress of the product or the service, the acceptance of the deliverables.