NEWS: SSC Consortium (Seyntex / Sioen/ Crye ) CONTRACT AWARD FOR LONG TERM STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH BELGIAN ARMY
The SSC Consortium (Sioen, Seyntex, Crye Precision™) has been chosen to roll out the “Belgian Defence Clothing System” (B.D.C.S.) to the Belgian Army. Over the next 15 years, SSC will equip our military with new operational clothing and accessories for a total budget of 410 million euros.
Seyntex and Sioen previously worked together in the Improved Operational Soldier System (VOSS) for the Dutch Defence. This time, they entered into an alliance with Crye Precision™, which is also the main supplier of various special forces within NATO including the Belgian Special Forces.
Multilayer gear with MultiCam® camouflage
The proposed operational clothing consists of several layers (multilayer) where all garments are complementary and integrated. In this way, optimal and appropriate protection can be guaranteed for both male and female soldiers. With this new equipment, the new camouflage Multicam® is also introduced.
The 2022 basic package consists of: