NIMR Automotive commissions only EMC Chamber in MENA region

Feb 18, 2019 | DEFENCE21 Magazine

NIMR Automotive commissions only EMC Chamber in MENA region

Abu Dhabi, 18th February 2019: NIMR Automotive LLC, the leading military vehicle manufacturer based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and a member of the Emirates Defence Industries Company (EDIC), continues to expand on indigenous engineering capability through the commissioning of a vehicle Electro-Magnetic Compliance (EMC) chamber at its production facility in Abu Dhabi.


The state-of-the-art EMC chamber, commissioned in January 2019, is the first and only of its kind in the MENA region. Capable of accommodating wheel military vehicles up to the size of an 8x8 platform and calibrated for testing to MIL-STD 461.  This adds to NIMR’s already impressive capability includes a dedicated vehicle test-track designed to dynamically test and evaluate mobility characteristics.


NIMR’s General Manager, Ali Al Mansoori, stated “The completion of the EMC chamber at NIMR is a milestone in our capability growth, ensuring that our vehicle platforms meet the highest military standards. Today, NIMR has taken the lead in Electro-Magnetic Compliance across the MENA region, with further investment underway in blast and ballistic facilities for in-house qualification to NATO STANAG 4569.”


The EMC chamber can perform radiated emissions tests on wheeled vehicles with the following specifications:

  • Maximum Vehicle weigh: 30t
  • Maximum Weight per wheel: 7t
  • Maximum vehicle dimensions: 9m(Length), 3.5m(Width),4.5m(High)


Visit NIMR on the EDIC stand (05-A05) to view this NIMR’s latest vehicle developments.



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