Deals this week: Navistar Defense, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics Land Systems

2 March 2017 (Last Updated March 2nd, 2017 18:30)

Navistar Defense has secured a contract from the US Army Contracting Command to upgrade and reset 1,085 mine-resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) MaxxPro excess defence article vehicles.

Navistar Defense has secured a contract from the US Army Contracting Command to upgrade and reset 1,085 mine-resistant ambush protected (MRAP) MaxxPro excess defence article vehicles.

Scheduled to be completed in March 2019, the contract worth $440m also requires Navistar Defense to supply specified sets, technical publications, packages, and kits to the Government of United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Lockheed Martin has received a $427.34m contract modification to produce Hellfire II air-to-surface missiles for the US Army.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the contract is scheduled to run through September 2020.

"Lockheed Martin has received a $427.34m contract modification to produce Hellfire II air-to-surface missiles for the US Army.”

Orbital Alliant Techsystems Operations, a unit of Orbital ATK, has received a $69.54m contract modification for the procurement of 8,001 M1156 precision guidance kits up to January 2020.

The guidance kits to be procured under the contract are intended for use by the US Army and US Marine Corps.

General Dynamics Land Systems has won a contract modification to provide technical support services for the Abrams family of main battle tanks operated by Governments of Australia, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the $60.75m contract is scheduled to run for a period of one year.

EA-Baker JV has been contracted to provide fuel system leak detection services to the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) through August 2022.

The contract will assist USACE in executing the US Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)-Energy leak detection programme across the world.