Ministry of Defence

In April, the MoD was criticised for announcing a German armoured personnel carrier, the Boxer, as its preferred choice to equip strike brigades without holding a competitive tender ©PA images
MoD increases competitive tenders
The Boxer is a light armoured personnel carrier ©DPA/PA Images
MoD hopes Boxer will boost Welsh supply chains
BAE Systems’ proposed design for the Type 31e frigate competition © BAE Systems
MoD frigate tender runs aground
The government has appointed MP Stuart Andrew as its new defence procurement minister. ©PA Images
New defence procurement minister appointed
UK minister for defence procurement, Guto Bebb, stepped down on Monday. © John Linton/BAE/PA Wire/PA Images
UK defence procurement minister quits
Defence spending should favour UK firms, says ex-minister
Titanium is widely used by the military in everything from fighter jets to submarines ©Crown copyright
Titanium costs halved with new process
Weapons research requests are forwarded to relevant SMEs on R-Cloud ©Crown Copyright
Case study: DSTL encouraging innovation to aid security
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Keep up with US economic sanctions
Interserve provides maintenance services for the MOD at its base in the Falklands
Case study: how Interserve improved efficiency in South Atlantic
The Foxhound was specially designed for use in Afghanistan and had a v-shaped hull to deflect blasts ©Crown Copyright
Foxhound is reliable, insists MoD
Government fixes price on warship purchase