Deals this week: BAE Systems, Oshkosh Defense, Frontier Technology


The US Army Contracting Command has ordered weapons sights from DRS and BAE under contracts worth $721m.

The order will cover the procurement of weapons sights for crew-served gun mounts, and is scheduled for completion in 2023.

A $378.14m contract modification has been awarded to Oshkosh Defense for the procurement of 1,543 family of medium tactical vehicles (FMTV) for Iraq, Cameroon and Somalia.

The modification will also see Oshkosh supply three 78gal armour B-Kit corrosion prevention compound for FMTVs, through July 2018.

Frontier Technology has secured a contract to supply a set of tools that assess system readiness and lifecycle decisions.

"Frontier Technology has secured a contract to supply a set of tools that assess system readiness and lifecycle decisions."

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the $111.97m-worth contract is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2021.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $44.97m contract modification to General Dynamics Land Systems.

The modification will require General Dynamics to overhaul Stryker armoured fighting vehicles through February 2019.

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation will provide support services for the vehicle and dismount exploitation radar (VADER) under a $64.74m contract modification.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the contract is scheduled to be completed by September 2017.


Image: General Dynamics has been contracted by the US Army to overhaul Stryker armoured fighting vehicles. Photo: courtesy of US Army.