Pearson Engineering secured MoD deal to provide kit to Ukrainian Armed Forces

North East defence specialist Pearson Engineering has secured a contract with the Ministry of Defence to provide equipment to counter the threat of mines being used in the war in Ukraine.
The Newcastle based business, which is based at the historic Armstrong Works on Scotswood Road, has been enlisted by the MoD to supply the kit to the Ukrainian Armed Forces as part of a £100m-plus mine clearance package, which was initially announced last autumn.
The maintenance and manoeuvre support package – unveiled by Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) on behalf of the Government and the UK-backed International Fund for Ukraine (IFU) – has been awarde …