Deals this week: Oshkosh Defense, AM General, BAE Systems


Oshkosh Defense has secured a contract worth $260.1m to deliver 1,065 Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTVs) to the US Army.

The US Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Life Cycle Management Command has also awarded a $466m modification to FMTV A1P2 requirements contract.

The modifications will allow TACOM to place future orders under the FMTV A1P2 contract through August 2019.

AM General has received a $45.88m contract to procure 6,576 supplemental M1151A1B1 high-mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicles for Afghan National Defense and Security Forces through August 2018.

"Northrop Grumman has secured a contract to provide in-service support for the CUTLASS Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) remotely-controlled vehicle."

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the contract also covers capacity vehicles and capability expansion kits.

BAE Systems Land and Armaments has won a contract to procure 35 additional Paladin Fire Control System kits for the US Army.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the $12.52m contract will run until May 2019.

The work under the contract will be performed at BAE Systems’ York facility in Pennsylvania, US.

Northrop Grumman has secured a contract to provide in-service support for the CUTLASS Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) remotely-controlled vehicle.

The support services will enable the CUTLASS vehicle to continue to deliver EOD capabilities for the UK Armed Forces.

The two-year contract has been awarded by the UK Ministry of Defence’s Special Projects Search and Counter Measures team.