Farmingtons – The Armoured Way of Driving

By 1st of december 2012 Farmingtons Automotive GmbH from Germany joins Fleet Forum. Two strong partners are now linked to strengthen the knowledge about armoured vehicles within the Aid & Development Community.

Farmingtons Automotive GmbH has offered Fleet Forum to host a seminar about armoured vehicles in 2013. The aim of the seminar is to increase knowledge in this specialised area and is a follow up of the armoured vehicle workshop that was held in October 2012.

Please feel free to contact Farmingtons Automotive GmbH or Fleet Forum at any time for further questions.

About Farmingtons Automotive GmbH:
Farmingtons Automotive GmbH is a supplier to the automotive industry, offering design and engineering services, prototypes, tool design and manufacturing as well as “Just in Time” volume production of plastic vehicle components but also a certified manufacturer of special protected vehicles that go up to the highest civilian ballistic level. All vehicles are tested against the BRV1999 / BRV 2009 standards under the toughest conditions and apply for the high engineering and manufacturing standards of the German automotive industry. That is why Farmingtons Automotive GmbH uses bolt-on armouring kits to guarantee an outstanding quality. Furthermore the customers can rely on a worldwide after sales service.
Farmingtons Automotive GmbH supplies fully certified armoured vehicles for many UN-Organisations, NGO’s, governmental organisations and commercial customers with the Aid & Development sector.

Mr. Jens Bahrmann, Global Key Account Manager Special Vehicles

About Fleet Forum:
Fleet Forum was formed in 2003 to encourage, facilitate, and develop relationships between humanitarian aid and development organisations all over the world. It has grown to encompass commercial transport organizations that share concerns about road safety, green practices, and fleet efficiency. It is an interagency association of more than 40 members, including NGOs, international organisations, the UN, academic institutions, donors, and corporate partners. The organizations that are behind the successful growth of Fleet Forum include International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), TNT,UPS, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) and World Vision International (WVI).
The mission of Fleet Forum is to convene all of the various stakeholders that play a role in road safety and fleet efficiency in dialog and shared activities that will help save lives, by cost efficient, and will help save the planet. Through effective leadership in the development and implementation of standards-based solutions, Fleet Forum provides support to the aid and development and the commercial transport sectors in low- and middle-income countries, in the areas of road safety, cost efficiency, and environmental impact.

Mr. Paul Jansen, Executive Director