A new variant of Milrem Robotics’ THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle internally designated by the company as the Type 4, was displayed at the recently concluded UMEX 2018 show in Abu Dhabi.
THeMIS Type 4 is equipped with autonomous capabilities and has been designed specifically for desert terrain and hot climates that is also
Milrem Robotics last exhibited the THeMIS at IDEX 2017, following which the vehicle remained in the Emirates and underwent rigorous desert climate and terrain tests.
The learnings and improvements from these tests was incorporated in the new THeMIS UGV which is 30 cm longer and has significantly better traction in desert conditions. Improved cooling systems have also been incorporated.
THeMIS Type 4’s will be able to carry different remote weapon systems, surveillance and Counter Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) equipment etc as a result of its larger payload area that can be used to
Milrem Robotics has also completed weapon systems integration work with Singapore Technologies Kinetics, Aselsan and FN Herstal.