HMWHS

AcronymDefinition
HMWHSHighly Mechanised Weapon Handling System
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A key example of this innovation in maritime design is the storage and provision of ammunition to the flight deck through the utilisation of the Highly Mechanised Weapon Handling Systems (HMWHS).
Less obvious, but equally important, will be the Highly Mechanised Weapons Handling System (HMWHS), effectively the first naval application of common land-based warehouse techniques.
The development of the HMWHS represents a clearly identifiable trend in defence maritime environments, seen first on the QEC and next on the Type 26, a new fleet of warships for the Royal Navy that will be built at BAE Systems' yards in Glasgow from 2016.