Mar 26, 2007 06:10 UTC
Eagle IV, other RWS
Denmark’s Defence Acquisition and Logistic Organisation has selected Remotely Controlled Weapon Station (RWS) for their newly purchased General Dynamics MOWAG Piranha III wheeled APCs, and Eagle IV light patrol vehicles. The winner was BAE Land Systems’ Bofors division in Karlskoga, Sweden, who won the SEK 330 million (approximately $50 million) contract with their LEMUR RWS. Deliveries will take place from May 2007 – fall 2008, with all assembly, final testing and delivery taking place at the DALO workshops in Denmark, at facilities in Hjorring and in Fredrikshamn.
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Mar 26, 2007 03:51 UTC
General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems in Saint Petersburg, FL was recently awarded $8.2 million for delivery order 0001 under a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (M67854-05-D-6014) to prepare low rate initial production (LRIP) and full rate production for the Expeditionary Fire Support System/ Internally Transportable Vehicle. The ITV is designed to fit the V-22 Osprey‘s limited internal dimensions; it has come in for some criticism for its cost and capabilities.
Work will be performed in St. Petersburg, FL (75%); Ocala, FL (10%); and Robbins, NC (15%), and is expected to be complete by May 2007. This contract was competitively procured with 3 proposals solicited and 3 offers received by the Marine Corps Systems Command in Quantico, VA.
Mar 26, 2007 02:22 UTC
Wamar International Inc. in Simi Valley, CA received a $14.9 million firm-fixed-price contract for the hot gas path and combustion inspections for the GE frame 9 gas turbine units. Work will be performed in Qudas and South Baghdad, Iraq, and is expected to be complete by Jan. 31, 2008. Bids were solicited via the World Wide Web on Dec. 23, 2006, and 4 bids were received. The Joint Contracting Command-Iraq/ Afghanistan in Baghdad, Iraq (W91GXY-07-C-0014).
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