TRASCO - COMPETENCE IN BALLISTIC VEHICLE PROTECTION

TRASCO - COMPETENCE IN BALLISTIC VEHICLE PROTECTION

The TRASCO test methods are based on threats according to the instructions of the Germany standards, but also according to simulation of realistic threats like to following:

Fire weapons

  • Handguns, different calibers up to caliber Mag .44
  • Assault Rifles, different calibers / ammunition e.g. AK47, AK74, M193, SS109,  M80
  • Assault and Sniper rifles with AP- Ammunition e.g. 7.62 x 39 BZ-API and 7.62 x  51 P80

Ground explosives (under floor)

  • Hand grenades type DM51 and M67
  • AP mines (cloned DM31)
  • AT mines according to mil. Standards

KE artillery threats

  • Tested according mil. Standards with fragment simulating projectiles (FSP) up to  ø 20mm

 

Side explosives

  • AP mines like type DM31 (working as "jumping-mine" with exploding in 1m height, short distance to target)
  • IED (improvised explosive devices) up to 5 kg
  • Blast bombs with 15 kg and more of explosives
TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 200

TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 200

Design for full vehicle certification based on Assault Rifle level VR6 BRV 1999 plus hand grenades, certified by the German Beschussamt - Mellrichstadt

TOYOTA LANDCRUISER 100

TOYOTA LANDCRUISER 100

Material tests according to Stanag 4569 (draft), level 2 system realized on Toyota LC, Centigon IE-Defense (Stanag 2 plus) BA - Mellrichstadt

TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 100- SIDE WALL

TOYOTA LAND CRUISER 100- SIDE WALL

Fully engineered Toyota LC Sidewall Centigon IE-Defense (Stanag 2 plus) IED-tests 4.5 kg C4 and DM31 (cloned)
BA - Mellrichstadt

NISSAN PATROL PEACEKEEPER

NISSAN PATROL PEACEKEEPER

Full vehicle certification based on Assault Rifle level VR6 BRV 1999 plus hand grenades, certified by the German Beschussamt - Mellrichstadt

NISSAN PATROL PEACEKEEPER FACELIFT

NISSAN PATROL PEACEKEEPER FACELIFT

Partial Assault Rifle level VR6 BRV1999 (according BKA)
BA - Mellrichstadt

CHEVROLET SUBURBAN

CHEVROLET SUBURBAN

Full vehicle certification based on Assault Rifle level VR7 BRV 1999 plus hand grenades, certified by the German Beschussamt - Mellrichstadt

EXPERIENCE FULL VEHICLE TESTING

EXPERIENCE FULL VEHICLE TESTING

Experience in fully vehicle testing:
Different standards
Different threats
Different levels
Different test institutes

Qualification / Certification tests by indipendent Test laboratories

  • 2000    VW T4 - (direct fire – Level B4 / VR4)
  • 2000    Nissan Patrol Peacekeeper - (direct fire, hand grenades - Level B6 / VR6)
  • 2004    Toyota Land Cruiser (Sidewall) - (direct fire, IED & “compound” – Level STANG2)
  • 2005    Chevrolet Suburban - (direct fire, hand grenades – Level B7 / VR7)
  • 2007    Nissan Peacekeeper Facelift - (direct fire, Level B6 / VR6)
  • 2008    Toyota Land Cruiser 200 - (direct fire, hand grenades - Level B6 / VR6)
  • 2017    Genesis EQ 900L - (direct fire, hand grenades - Level VR9)
  • 2018    Yutong T7 - (direct fire, hand grenades - Level VR8)
  • 2018    Volvo XC90 - (direct fire, hand grenades - Level VR8)