FNSS Savunma Sistemleri A.Ş., the armored combat vehicle manufacturer of Turkey, has held FNSS MILDESIGN International Military Land Vehicles Design Competition for the first time in 2011. The purpose of the competition is to create a platform to support advancement of designers in defence industry by promoting the studies of indigenous product development and to bring young designers together with professional circles, aiming to reveal the professional designer potential for the sector.
The competition, which is organized in two categories namely the ‘Professional Category’ and the ‘Student Category’ is taking part among the reputable design competitions in Turkey and in the world with its scope, criteria, awards and evaluation committee.
65 projects, 45 Professional and 20 Student, participated to the first competition, FNSS MILDESIGN 2011. In 2015, 152 projects, 105 Professional and 47 Student, evaluated within the competition. Today, some of the designers and engineers from high ranked projects of previous competitions joined the design teams in FNSS and shaping the future of military land vehicles .
Due to the deep interest shown to FNSS MILDESIGN International Land Vehicles Design Competition, it continues to be organized at international level every four years. FNSS aims to organize another successful competition this year together with the evaluation, advisory and organization committees consisting of members who are experts in their field and come from different disciplines in the area of military, automotive and industrial design.
FNSS wishes success to all competitors in MILDESIGN 2019 International Land Vehicles Design Competition.