VEM Technologies delivers fully indigenous component of BRAHMOS Weapon System

Brahmand , (February 02, 2017)

HYDERABAD: Reinforcing the ambitious "Make-In-India" programme of the Indian Government, Hyderabad-based defence & aerospace firm VEM Technologies has delivered an indigenously developed critical component for the BRAHMOS weapon system.

The company, which achieved a great leap in manufacturing the complex Pneumo Hydraulic Fuel Feed system used in the BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile, formally handed over the component to Dr. Sudhir K Mishra, CEO & MD of BrahMos Aerospace on 30th January, 2017.

The system, completely developed indigenously starting from raw material to the final product, was handed over by Shri. V Venkata Raju, CMD of VEM Technologies.

Dr. Mishra congratulated VEM Technologies for realising the sub-system in a short span of time while complementing the company and its supply partners for the milestone achievement.

VEM Technologies is one of the major production partners of BrahMos Aerospace Pvt. Ltd. (BAPL) – the producer of world-class BRAHMOS weapon system. The company has been supplying electronics, power systems and stores separation articles for air and ground versions of BRAHMOS to BAPL.

VEM has set up infrastructure facilities for series production of Pneumo Hydraulic systems.

BrahMos Aerospace, the Joint Venture entity between India's DRDO and Russia's NPOM, has established a robust Missile Industrial Complex wherein a large number of public and private sector entities have been associated with the BRAHMOS programme, making the missile a perfect role model of the ambitious "Make-In-India" mission. 

  • "Time has come for BrahMos Aerospace to work on Mark-II version of BRAHMOS so that we will still be the market leader in hypersonic cruise missiles." - Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

  • "The traditional partnership between India & Russia has been tested by the time and time and it is the most important stabilizing factor, not only for the asian region, but for the whole world" - Vladimir Putin

  • "Make in India' should not be limited to production & manufacturing only, it should also involve generation of engineering knowledge in the country." - Mr. Sudhir Kumar Mishra

  • "BrahMos is not only a successful Joint Venture but also a model for cooperation which has immense political value for our two countries" - Mr. Dmitry Rogozin

  • "BrahMos JV is a unique venture which has given substantial guidelines in defence design inputs, engineering inputs, production related culture and ultimately in pushing the technology base forward" - Dr. V G Sekaran

  • "BrahMos JV is most suitable model, which has withstood the test of time and is recommended to be followed for realization of all high end products with our country." - Dr. V K Saraswat

  • "BrahMos is the most successful missile company of the nation and it is this unique blend of young and experienced team members motivated with innovation and utmost dedication that has contibuted to the success of the missile system" - Dr. Avinash Chander