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URO, Vehículos Especiales, S.A.
Type Sociedad Anónima
Founded 1981
Headquarters Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Industry Automotive
Products VAMTAC, URO
Divisions URO
Subsidiaries UROMAC
Website http://www.urovesa.es/

URO, Vehículos Especiales, S.A. (UROVESA) is a Spanish heavy vehicle manufacturer based in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia. It is best known for the production of the URO VAMTAC, a Humvee-like four-wheel drive motor vehicle.

HistoryEdit

The company was founded in 1981 by a group of former employees of IPV. Since 1984 they have been an official supplier of the Spanish Army - who currently have over 1,000 URO vehicles. ry

In 1991 a subsidiary was created; UROMAC, based in Castropol, Asturias manufactures forklift trucks and dump trucks.

OperatorsEdit

CivilianEdit

  • Flag of Galicia.svg Galicia - Eight F3-24.14 fire-fighting trucks.[1]

MilitaryEdit

  • Flag of Morocco.svg Morocco - 1,200 VAMTACs[2]
  • Flag of Spain.svg Spain - Utilised by the Spanish Armed Forces, National Police and the Guardia Civil

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