Imemg

Germany

Reference: Military Forces Munitions Safety Requirements (Konzept Munitionstechnische Sicherheit in der Bundeswehr – K MunTSichh Bw) dated 29. August 2008.

Implementation: IM are “preferable” solutions.

Status

The Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Explosives, Fuels and Lubricants (Wehrwissenschaftliches Institut für Werk- Explosiv- und Betriebsstoffe, WIWEB) delivers accreditations for the German Armed Forces materials and equipments.

The WIWEB is directly subordinated to the Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement (Bundesamt für Wehrtechnik und Beschaffung, BWB) and cooperates with international authorities concerning STANAG’s (NATO Standardization Agreement) compliances.