What is the Defence General Munitions (DGM) Team?

The Defence General Munitions (DGM) Project Team, part of the Weapons Operating Centre, is responsible for the acquisition, in-service management and disposal of all general munitions in support of all three Services. Within the inventory, DGM manages over 700 different explosive natures as well as several hundred non-explosive items. Reference Doing Business with Defence Handbook. Edition 24 (2018).… Read More

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What is the International Guns, Missiles & Rockets (IGMR) Team?

The International Guns, Missiles and Rockets (IGMR) Project Team, part of the Weapons Operating Centre, based at Abbey Wood procures and supports a wide range of weapons – including manportable shoulder-launched weapons for the Army, Royal Navy guns including Close-In Weapon Systems, air-launched missiles, rockets and bombs, and fixed and rotary wing guns for JHC and the RAF. The IGMR… Read More

What is the Torpedoes, Tomahawk & Harpoon (TTH) Team?

The Torpedoes, Tomahawk and Harpoon (TTH) Project Team, part of the Weapons Operating Centre, is responsible for the acquisition and support of the UK’s Spearfish heavyweight and Sting Ray lightweight torpedoes as well as the Tomahawk Land Attack Missile (TLAM) and Harpoon missile and their respective weapons systems. This spans all activities including development, manufacture, in-service support, inventory management and disposal.… Read More

What is the Maritime & Anti-Air Weapon Systems (MAWS) Team?

The Maritime and Anti-Air Weapon Systems (MAWS) Project Team, part of the Weapons Operating Centre, is responsible for the support and sustainment of the Sea Viper and Long Range Radar capabilities on the Royal Navy’s Type 45 Destroyer. Reference Doing Business with Defence Handbook. Edition 24 (2018).