Dutch Ministry of Defence is planning to spend on their CBRN capabilities! Find out more and meet the decision-makers at NCT Europe!

Vught, 27 november 2014, Opening van het Nationaal Trainingscentrum CBRN door minister Jeanine Hennis Plasschaert en minister Ivo Opstelten. Foto: MCD/Evert-Jan Daniels

The Dutch Ministry of Defence (MoD) has told parliament of its plans for new warships and their systems; chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) reconnaissance vehicles; personal combat equipment; simulators; and an Apache helicopter upgrade.

Secretary of State for Defence Barbara Visser on 2 May informed parliament that the Royal Netherlands Navy’s (RNLN’s) two M-frigates and six mine countermeasures (MCM) vessels would be replaced under a joint project with Belgium, and that a second support ship would be procured.