Krauss-Maffei Wegmann has promoted its Bridge Layer LEGUAN
, which can handle bridge laying in five minutes under combat conditions with crew of two.
Let's start at the beginning; the name Tiguan is, apparently, a mix of the German words for tiger (surprisingly, 'tiger') and iguana ('leguan
Let's start at the beginning - the name Tiguan is, apparently, a mix of the German words for tiger (surprisingly, "tiger") and iguana ("leguan
27), bleshoenders (African coots) and a likkewaan (leguan
The Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Leguan
armoured bridge layer has been upgraded to provide two 14-metre sections of bridge, this in place of its standard one 26-metre bridge.
Penigo mans the sound-powered phones for the Jet Blast Deflector (JBD) to do an inspection prior to flight operations aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68).
The Wolverine, the Engineer Regiment's only digitized platform, has commonality with the current legacy force since it is based on an M1A2 System Enhancement Program (SEP) chassis that has been modified to transport, launch, and retrieve an MLC 70 Leguan
bridge across gaps up to 24 meters wide.
In 2008, the company introduced the Leguan
, a new bridge laying system that can be mounted on the Leopard 2 MBT chassis, and it immediately became a resounding success story across the defence world.
The range has been joined by a 10 x 10 variant, nine of which were built for the Finnish Defence Forces and configured to carry the Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Leguan
bridge launching system which launches a 26-metre MLC70 bridge.
Krauss-Maffei Wegmann has also been promoting the Leguan
, its bridge laying system.