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.

Our last news

13.01.23 -
A record year for CAESAR orders

The French and Lithuanian Defense ministers signed a technical arrangement for cooperation in the artillery field, including an order for 18 CAESAR 6X6 MkII for the Lithuanian Armed Forces.
The Czech Republic ordered 10 CAESAR 8X8 to complete the 52 systems ordered in 2021.

12.01.23 -
Nexter has been awarded a new order for renovated Leclerc tanks

• On 29 December 2022, the French defense procurement agency (DGA) awarded Nexter an order for 50 renovated Leclerc tanks (XLR);
• Industrial qualification tests are continuing in close collaboration with the DGA and the French army;

19.10.22 -
Euronaval 2022: Nexter and Thales unveil new design of RAPIDFire turret

• The temporary consortium formed by Nexter and Thales is exhibiting the RAPIDFire system turret in its final form on the Nexter stand at Euronaval.

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

4489

employees

12

sites in Europe

€1,3

billion turnover

37%

of orders taken for export

14%

of turnover dedicated to R&D

+ 100

user armies

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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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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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  • 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.