Deals this week: Elbit Systems, L-3 Fuzing and Ordnance Systems, Rheinmetall


Elbit Systems has won a five-year contract worth $100m to supply radio systems to the Israel Defense Forces.

Awarded by the Israel Ministry of Defense, the contract will see Elbit supply Software Defined Radios in hand-held, vehicle-mounted and airborne configurations.

L-3 Fuzing and Ordnance Systems has secured a contract from the US Army Contracting Command to provide M734A1 multi-option fuses and M783 point detonating / delay fuses for Saudi Arabia.

The contractor will produce 38,284 M734A1 multi-option fuses and 165,426 M783 point detonating / delay fuses up to May 2019, as part of the contract.

“Rheinmetall and Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co KG have entered a deal to form a joint venture (JV) to support the German Army’s future modernisation projects.”

Rheinmetall and Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co KG have entered a deal to form a joint venture (JV) to support the German Army’s future modernisation projects.

The new JV, which will be 74.9% owned by Rheinmetall, will focus on the Bundeswehr's mobile tactical information network (MoTIV) and mobile tactical communications (MoTaKo) procurement projects.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded an $11.88m contract modification to The Logistics Company (TLC) for the enhanced Army global logistics enterprise task order.

TLC will provide logistics support services to the US Army’s materiel management team, under the contract, until March 2023.

Mission 1st Group has secured a contract modification to provide support services for the US Army Central and the 335th Signal Command Theater Provisional in the US Army Central Command.

The contractor will provide engineering and installation, and network and communication support for the 335th Signal Command until September.