“The frame of the eight billion is utilized fully, and the U.S. Army has increased the scope further that can give orders for between three and four billion kroner.”
“We started 2010 with a nearly 20 billion order backlog. We now expects to increase staffing in the group as a whole,” President and CEO of Kongsberg Gruppen Walter Qvam says to the newspaper.
Last year more military provider operating income by almost 25 percent.
A framework agreement with the Americans from 2007 of eight billion for the purchase of remote-controlled weapons stations in the vehicle, has become a pure order, writes DN.
“The frame of the eight billion is utilized fully, and the U.S. Army has increased the scope further that can give the order for between three and four billion,” Qvam says.
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