CEO Kurganmashzavod: Aleksander Klyuzhev
17 Mashinostroitely Avenue Kurgan, 640027 Russian Federation
Denisov Alexander Vladimirovich, CEO
High-Precision Weapons was founded in 2009 as part of the Rostec State Corporation to centralise production of tanks, armoured vehicles and munitions for domestic use and for export. In 2012 High Precision Weapons was designated as the parent organization for 19 enterprises. In 2018, Rostec State Corporation signed a trust management agreement for the shares of RT-Kurganmashzavod JSC.
In 2019, in Jakarta, the Indonesian Ministry of Defence signed a contract with Rosoboronexport worth $ 175.2 million for the purchase of 22 BMP-3F infantry fighting vehicles and 21 BT-3F tracked armoured personnel carriers for the Indonesian marines, aka KORMAR or Marinir. Indonesia was the first international buyer of the new BT-3F vehicles.
Prabowo and Mikheyev witness the signing
Russian BT-3F APC
In 2020, Defense World Net reported that “Indonesia is eyeing a second batch of up to 79 Russian BT-3F tracked amphibious infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) worth up to $289 million for the Indonesian Navy’s (TNI-AL’s) Korps Marinir (KORMAR, or Marine Corps).
KORMAR is already operating 21 BT-3F APCs, which are derived from the BMP-3 IFV, acquired at a cost of $67.2 million from state-owned defence exporter JSC Rosoboronexport in April 2019. Indonesia is also the first international customer of the BT-3F.
The BMP-3F IFV is equipped with a 100mm cannon-missile launcher, 30mm automatic cannon and 7.62mm machine gun integrated in a weapon station, as well as two 7.62mm hull machine guns.