American Rheinmetall Systems, LLC
American Rheinmetall Systems (ARS), LLC, formerly Vingtech, LLC, is located in Biddeford, Maine, USA. Established in January 2007, the company has been a member of the Rheinmetall Group since June 2010.
American Rheinmetall Systems is a mechanical and electro-optical engineering company specializing in sophisticated system integration, assembly and R&D, working in close cooperation with customers worldwide. The company has extensive experience in laser range finders, target acquisition systems, fire controls, and designing equipment that improves the capability of legacy weapon systems. ARS is also a key sub-supplier to Kongsberg for the US Army’s CROWS remote weapon station program, producing mounts, firing mechanisms and video imaging modules (cameras).
ARS’ most recent contract award is for the U.S. Army’s Grenadier Sighting System (GSS) program. The GSS program is a limited developmental contract with a full rate production ceiling of 84,000 units. ARS was also previously selected by U.S. SOCOM to provide the Vingmate Fire Control System for Automatic Grenade Launchers and Heavy Machine guns.
Systems & Products
Products offered by American Rheinmetall Systems comprise:
- Vingmate Fire Control System
- Vingmate Multi-Ray500 (MR500)
- Vingmate Multi-Ray800 (MR800)
- Vingmate 4500
- VIM camera
- TAC-Ray – Laser module with laser range finder
- LLM-PI – Laser light module pistol