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Following testing of industry offerings at Fort Benning, Georgia, last fall, the Army downselected to four vendors: General Dynamics Land Systems, HDT Global; Howe and Howe Technologies; and a Polaris-ARA-Neya Systems team. Once Congress passes a final defense appropriations bill for fiscal year ...
Under the $358m foreign military sales (FMS) contract, the General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) company was to upgrade a total of 150 M1A1 Abrams tanks for sale to the Kingdom of Morocco. The advanced M1A1 SA tank features gunners primary sight, new Block I 2nd generation forward-looking ...

“The Saudis are putting a lot of faith in GDLS products. The fact it will be longer-term support means there will be continuity over time.” General Dynamics Land Systems Canada declined comment on the deal. But for the more than 2,100 workers at the plant, most of whom are represented by Unifor Local 27 ...
Work is conducted by General Dynamics Land Systems. According to the US Excess Defense Articles database, in 2017 Morocco had requested 222 Abrams tanks and 162 had been allocated. The upgrade covers the M1A1 Special Armour (SA) configuration and is being provided as part of a Excess ...
TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 2, 2018 — General Dynamics' (NYSE: GD) land systems business has received a one-year, $61.2 million contract modification to provide technical support for the U.S. Army's Abrams battle tank systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said ...
A General Dynamics business unit will provide technical support for U.S. Army main battle tanks under a one-year, $61.2 million contract modification. General Dynamics Land Systems will support Abrams systems under the modification through March 31, 2019, the Defense Department said Wednesday.

Documents obtained recently by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation offered a glimpse into the opaque 2014 agreement involving General Dynamics Land Systems based in London, Ontario. The initial order was for hundreds of light armoured vehicles, including 119 described as “heavy assault” with ...
CBC News obtained documents which outline — for the first time — specifics of the agreement involving General Dynamics Land Systems, of London, Ont. The deal was ... One of the video clips also showed other light armoured vehicles, apparently manufactured by GDLS, operating in the same region.
Much of the heated public debate about the arms sale has taken place in a vacuum because specific details of General Dynamics Land Systems Canada's (GDLS) contract were sealed under a confidentiality agreement demanded by the Saudi government. Both the Liberals and Conservatives have used ...
Potential contenders for the ACR's 120 mm requirement include the Finnish Patria 120 mm NEMO turreted mortar which is currently deployed by the Saudi Arabian National Guard (SANG) integrated onto a General Dynamics Land Systems 8x8 LAV-II and by the United Arab Emirates on a naval platform.
Its industrial customers include General Motors, General Dynamics Land Systems, BAE Systems, and Disney, among others. “We want to make it easier on our customers when they come in from the airport to give them immediate access to showcase our advancements in technology,” he said. Storm said ...
On December 7, 2015, General Dynamics Land Systems filed a protest to the Government Accountability Office (GAO) about the award of the contract to BAE and SAIC, and GAO had until March 16, 2016, to decide on the protest. In March 2016, it was reported that GAO had denied GDLS's protest, noting ...
Opposing BAE in the competition is General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS), who in October 2016 unveiled a medium-weight tracked vehicle demonstrator, called the Griffin, which meshes elements of the turret and the 120 mm cannon from an M1A1/M1A2 Abrams main battle tank with the company's ...
As part of the tank sale, the Pentagon brokered an arrangement whereby workers from Michigan-based General Dynamics Land Systems, which manufactures the Abrams, would maintain Iraq's tanks, repair battle damage and train Iraqi mechanics to fix the vehicles themselves. The U.S. Army has paid ...
The US Army has received bids for its Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) programme; BAE Systems and General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) have been confirmed as participants. The army hopes a new MPF platform can quickly deploy with relatively low logistics demand but enough protection and ...
General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada is part of an advanced manufacturing supercluster, meaning it will be able to tap into a $950-million federal fund to boost business sectors across Canada. “This is great for GDLS, the idea behind it is to engage companies in technology and manufacturing, provide ...
General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada is part of an advanced manufacturing supercluster, meaning it will be able to tap into a $950-million federal fund to boost business sectors across Canada. “This is great for GDLS, the idea behind it is to engage companies in technology and manufacturing, provide ...

The third, quieter contender is General Dynamics Land Systems, another established armored vehicle firm, which builds the Army's M1 Abrams heavy tank and its eight-wheel-drive Stryker armored vehicles. Unlike SAIC and BAE, GDLS didn't offer an interview for this article. From past statements and other ...
Graduate students. The commencement ceremony for all doctoral and master's degree candidates will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 26. Commencement speaker: Kenneth Mick, Senior Director of Engineering at General Dynamics Land Systems. Alumni speaker: Taylor VanDyke, SECS '15 and ...
Military Times' sister publication, Defense News, reported in December that the companies are Applied Research Associates and Polaris Defense, as well as General Dynamics Land Systems, HDT Expeditionary Systems and Howe & Howe. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter ...
On October 28, 2008, awards were made for the JLTV Technology Development (TD) Phase to three industry teams: (1) BAE Systems, (2) the team of Lockheed Martin and General Tactical Vehicle, and (3) AM General and General Dynamics Land Systems. On January 26, 2012, the Army issued the ...
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN . A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. 2. Eligibility. Subject to the additional ...
Then Boeing and General Dynamics Land Systems showed up at the Space and Missile Defense Symposium in August with an Avenger on a Stryker — the ... Boeing and GDLS brought their Avenger/Stryker solution again to Global Force loaded with Longbow Hellfire missiles as well as Stinger missiles.
General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada is part of an advanced manufacturing supercluster, meaning it will be able to tap into a $950-million federal fund to boost business sectors across Canada. “This is great for GDLS, the idea behind it is to engage companies in technology and manufacturing, provide ...
General Dynamics' (NYSE: GD) land systems business has secured a $148.9 million contract modification to supply parts for the U.S. Army's Stryker ground combat vehicles. The Defense Department said Friday that GDLS will perform work under the modified contract through Feb. 28, 2019. Stryker ...
The proposed amendments, approved Tuesday in cabinet, are not retroactive and won't apply to General Dynamics Land Systems, based in London, Ont. On Wednesday, the government ordered a review of a 2012 deal between Bell Helicopter and the Philippine government after similar concerns ...
... a subsidiary of Meggitt PLC) won a $26 million contract to provide thermal management systems (TMS) to General Dynamics Land Systems (Sterling ... The MDSI contract supports the contract recently given to GDLS by the U.S. government for the upgrade of 786 M1 Abrams tanks for the U.S. Army and ...
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. 2. Eligibility. Subject to the additional restrictions ...
Our LBDs - little black dresses - have been usurped by GDLs - “gravity-defying leggings”, and we're addicted to avocado on toast, not class A drugs. Which all goes to explain why gym birthday parties - once the preserve of hyperactive children - are now becoming a hot new invite for young adults.
On the tour Congressman Davidson was accompanied by Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH), Hank Kennedy, director of plant operations for General Dynamics Land Systems, Cliff Barber, product manager of manufacturing programs, and various other JSMC officials. One of Davidson's memorable ...
Phil Skuta, Marine Corps and Navy director at GDLS, told Inside Defense Sept. 13 the company aims to construct its prototype in 2018. The ARV would replace the Light Armored Vehicle. The ARV will be a "radical" departure from the LAV because the platform will integrate unmanned aerial systems, ...
The Comparative SWOT Analysis – World's 5 Leading Armoured Vehicles Manufacturers – Oshkosh Corporation, General Dynamics Land Systems, BAE Systems, Force Protection, Navistar Defense Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from , Military ...
PITTSBURGH – Allegheny Technologies Inc. said Thursday it signed two new longterm pricing agreements with General Dynamics Land Systems to be the preferred supplier of titanium plate for the United States' Abrams tank and United Kingdom's AJAX specialist vehicle. The company said in a news ...
The teams selected for Phase II include General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS), HDT Global (HDT) Expeditionary Systems, Howe & Howe and a team of Polaris Defense and Applied Research Associates. Each team will build 20 UGVs for Army evaluation. The selection followed a demonstration of ...
General Dynamics Corporation 's GD Land Systems business unit recently clinched a contract to upgrade 786 M1A1 configured Abrams vehicles for the newly configured M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3. The deal also entitles the company to upgrade M1A1 vehicles to M1A12S and M1A2-K ...
The Army-GDLS deal is also the first contract is for SEPv4 upgrades, which include the Commander's Primary Sight, an improved Gunner's Primary Sight and enhancements to sensors, lethality and survivability. “General Dynamics Land Systems will deliver seven prototype M1A2 SEPv4 tanks to the Army.
The Defense Department said Thursday that General Dynamics' land systems business will convert 786 M1A1 configured vehicles to the new M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 configuration. GDLS will also upgrade M1A1 vehicles to M1A12S and M1A2-K models. The Army received solicited ...
The other companies moving onto the next development phase are General Dynamics Land Systems, HDT Global and a combined effort from Applied Research Associates and Polaris Defense. The robot designed by Howe's company has some unique features, such as modular armor plating, a universal ...
The other companies moving onto the next development phase are General Dynamics Land Systems, HDT Global and a combined effort from Applied Research Associates and Polaris Defense. The robot designed by Howe's company has some unique features, such as modular armor plating, a universal ...
The USD24.3 million contract awarded to General Dynamics Land Systems covers the design, development, and building of a “unique” Abrams variant called the M1A2-K for Kuwait. The contract is expected to be completed by 31 December 2019. The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) ...
The third, quieter contender is General Dynamics Land Systems, another established armored vehicle firm, which builds the Army's M1 Abrams heavy tank and its eight-wheel-drive Stryker armored vehicles. Unlike SAIC and BAE, GDLS didn't offer an interview for this article. From past statements and other ...
The Boeing, General Dynamics Land Systems Maneuver SHORAD Launcher (MSL) Stryker. (Photo Courtesy of Boeing and GDLS). HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Boeing and General Dynamics Land Systems have teamed up to build a short-range air defense system on a Stryker combat vehicle and plan to ...
General Dynamics Land Systems has unveiled a new missile-armed Stryker able to destroy enemy drones, aircraft and incoming attacks with ... GDLS has engineered the vehicle, called a Stryker Mobile SHORAD (Short-Range Air Defense) Launcher - or Stryker MSL – to address an Army urgent ...
Changes to Canada's arms export policy to prevent weapons from falling into the hands of human rights abusers won't mean an end to a controversial contract with Saudi Arabia, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday. Opposition MPs and rights advocates panned Freeland's update on ...
That included a contract for armoured vehicles designed by General Dynamics Land Systems, which won a $15 billion contract in 2015 that the Liberal government honoured by issuing export permits a year later. Freeland's office did not respond to a query about whether Thursday's finding meant the ...
Meggitt Defense Systems has received a contract from General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) to provide Thermal Management Systems (TMS) for the M1A2 SEPv3 and M1A2 KSA main battle tanks, the company announced on 29 January. The $26 million award will support GDLS's contract with the US ...
General Dynamics Corporation 's GD Land Systems business unit recently clinched a contract to upgrade 786 M1A1 configured Abrams vehicles for the newly configured M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3. The deal also entitles the company to upgrade M1A1 vehicles to M1A12S and M1A2-K ...
The Defense Department said Thursday that General Dynamics' land systems business will convert 786 M1A1 configured vehicles to the new M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 configuration. GDLS will also upgrade M1A1 vehicles to M1A12S and M1A2-K models. The Army received solicited ...
The other companies moving onto the next development phase are General Dynamics Land Systems, HDT Global and a combined effort from Applied Research Associates and Polaris Defense. The robot designed by Howe's company has some unique features, such as modular armor plating, a universal ...
The U.S. participation in the sixth edition of EXPODEFENSA increased by 61 percent from 2015, reaffirming its position as Colombia's strategic partner. General Dynamics Land Systems, a U.S. manufacturer of military vehicles, exhibited its combat vehicles. (Photo: EXPODEFENSA 2017). The Colombian ...


 

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