Locked content Jelcz wins contract for PLN 784.2 mln to supply army vehicles 

The Armament Inspectorate of the Ministry of National Defense has signed a contract with Jelcz for the supply of 888 Jelcz type 442.32 vehicles, said Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), which is the parent company of Jelcz. The contract is to be implemented in 2019-2022. The contract includes the purcha...

Locked content PGZ in consortium to deliver 40 drones for Polish Army

A consortium of PGZ and its units signed an agreement to supply 40 short-range drones for the Polish Army, the Ministry of National Defense informed. The contract value is PLN 789.7 million. Under the contract, 8 unmanned aerial vehicle systems will be delivered with an option right to buy 4 additio...

Locked content PGZ with new CEO

State-owned defense group Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ)  appointed Witold Słowik as its CEO, the company said. Back in the early 90s, Słowik was one of the co-founders of the clearinghouse KWDP, he also worked with former President Lech Kaczyński. Recently he worked in the ministry of development a...

Locked content PGZ and Leonardo to collaborate on AW249 helicopter

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Italian Leonardo to collaborate on the new combat helicopter AW249. PGZ and Leonardo will cooperate in design, manufacturing, final assembly, marketing and aftersales support for the AW249 helicopter, the companies said in a stateme...

PGZ joines multi-task aircraft construction program

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) joined the program for the construction of an innovative multi-task turboprop new generation ILX-34 – the armaments company said. According to PGZ, this is the first step towards the revitalization of the domestic aviation industry.

Locked content PGZ dismisses board, CEO

State-owned arms producer Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa dismissed its CEO and three of its board members, the company said in a market filing. CEO Błażej Wojnicz, along with board members Konstancja Puławska, Piotr Sulewski, and Karol Tatara were dismissed. Jakub Skiba was appointed acting CEO, with Bogd...

Locked content PGZ with new CEO

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) CEO, Arkadiusz Siwko resigned from his post on Monday. Błażej Wojnicz, who previously ran Polish Defense Holding was appointed in his place. Siwko, who helmed the company since December 2015, did not give reason for his decision. Several media outlets, including daily ...

Locked content PGZ plans to produce Patriot missiles in Poland – Macierewicz

The Polish Armaments Group (PGZ) intends to cooperate with an American arms manufacturer to produce the American Patriot missile in Poland, and has signed a letter of intent with US defense contractor Raytheon, Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said on Thursday.  The Minister indicated that...

Locked content PGZ lands contract with Polish government

The Polish Armaments Group will supply anti-rocket systems to the Polish Armed Forces through 2022, part of a deal said to be worth PLN 746.15 million. Production will take place at the company’s Tarnów subsidiary. It will manufacture a total of six short-range missile systems, the Polish press stat...