EAFT Emder Anlagen- und Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH is a specialist provider for technical, logistics and engineering services in the scope of special vehicle and plant technology. One focus is on the maintenance of trucks, special and customised vehicles and equipment, up to armed and unarmed vehicles.
Refurbishment, Repair & Worldwide Service. Since 1962.
In the area of utility vehicles and equipment, Dirks Defence & Security GmbH & Co KG offers full-service solutions for military and commercial customers. Their three operational firms are:
-EAFT Emder Anlagen- und Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH (Emden / Germany)
-MWB Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH (Geestland / Germany)
-BDT Baltic Defence & Technology OÜ (Tallinn / Estonia)
Refurbishment & Repair services for professional use. Making your trucks combat-ready for a second lifetime.
What characterizes them:
-Experience and Reliability: Partner of NATO & German Armed Forces since 1962.
-Commitment to Quality: They are committed to high-quality, their service ranges from maintenance up to complete refurbishment of military and commercial vehicles and equipment.
-Flexible and customer-oriented: In their factories in Germany (Emden, Geestland) and Estonia (Tallinn) and in the field (Germany, Estonia and worldwide), they care about customer’s satisfaction. Their service also includes logistics services along the supply chain –from spare parts management, storage of material, to supporting military deployment operations.
What they are capable of:
-Life extension measures (refurbishment) of vehicles and equipment. In their factories, vehicles, equipment and modules are being completely disassembled. They check thoroughly, repair or replace if necessary. They do professional work for professionals. When they put their wrench aside, your vehicle is combat-ready for a second life.
-Maintenance and Repair: With their 200 vehicle specialists in the three factories - mechanics, electricians, sandblasters, painters, welders and tinsmiths etc. - they areprepared for all types of work around your vehicles.
-Field service in Germany, Estonia and worldwide: About 30 of their vehicle experts are "Flying Technicians" and constantly work at the customer's site, even in difficult areas such as Afghanistan.
-Services along the supply chain: They offer comprehensive services, such as global training of the customer's own mechanics or logistic services. They support out troops at Reception, Staging, and Onward Movement (RSOM) such as (re-) deployment of military vehicles from operational areas etc. Being a part of the DIRKS Group (Emden/Germany), they have first-class logistics capabilities at the seaport of Emden and Bremerhaven.
-Construction of special vehicles, system integration: Their engineers design special purpose vehicles, for example for undercover police use. They are experienced specialists in the field of integrating new components into existing vehicles.
-Parts Management: From simple spare parts to taylormade spare part kits for entire fleets - their experts for materials management are specialized in providing spare parts for all vehicles and equipment of their product portfolio. Their engineering department is also able to manufacture spare parts in case of obsolescence and deliver CE-compliant parts all over the world.
What’s in their product portfolio?
-Transport vehicles (Mercedes-Benz, MAN, IVECO, SCANIA, trailers etc.)
-Tank vehicles and equipment (road tankers, airfield tankers, mobile tanks, tank containers etc.)
-Special vehicles (fire trucks, esp. Airfield fire trucks, ground support equipment, de-icer, sweepers etc.)
-Wheeled tanks and light tracked vehicles (wheeled M93 Fox, Hägglunds BV 206 Husky etc.)
-Field camp and container solutions (Mobile medical facilities, command units, power generators, water purification equipment, residential containers etc.)
-Mobile safety solutions (“Langen Wall”)
Emder Anlagen- und Fahrzeugtechnik has been a reliable partner for maintenance as well as technical and logistics services for more than 50 years.
Founding as a department of Rheinstahl-Nordseewerke GmbH – later ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems.
Initially repair of Rheinstahl Hanomag vehicles.
From 1962 onwards
Repair of different vehicles and devices for the Bundeswehr.
Expansion of the company by repair of different vehicles / devices and assemblies for the Bundeswehr and NATO.
Field service for military equipment in and outside of the country
From 1995 onwards
Independent company ThyssenKrupp Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH.
Takeover in best-owner-procedure by Emder DIRKS Group and transfer to Emder Anlagen- und Fahrzeugtechnik. EAFT and its affiliated company MWB Fahrzeugtechnik (Langen / Nds.) are part of the business unit Defence & Security of DIRKS Group.
EAFT is the contracted workshop of SCANIA and IVECO in the civil area.
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