Pennant Training Systems Limited (Pennant) has recently been awarded a Contract by Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for the support of twelve Rail and three Police Simulators at seven separate locations.
KMW has delivered full mission simulators to four train operators covering seven classes of trains. These simulators include the entire train model and the simulation of signalling systems. The simulation software also covers malfunctions that can be applied by the instructor.
Pennant's contract is for first line support and scheduled maintenance tasks for an initial period of three years.
CEO Chris Snook said "Pennant is very pleased to have won this opportunity of working with KMW and it looks forward to the potential for broadening this relationship in the future. This contract is further acknowledgement of Pennant's expertise in supporting third party training equipment."
Pennant Training Systems Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pennant International Group plc, based in Cheltenham, England and is listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange.
Krauss-Maffei Wegmann GmbH & Co KG is the European market leader for armoured wheeled and tracked vehicles, with headquarters in Munich, Germany. The KMW Training and Simulation division offers a range of products and services covers the design, development, manufacturing and software maintenance of the spectrum of land-based tracked, wheeled and rail vehicles in both the military and commercial market.