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Battelle to up-armor Special Forces trucks | UPI.com

Battelle to up-armor Special Forces trucks | UPI.com

Battelle Memorial Institute has received a contract to modify commercial trucks and SUVs for the U.S. Special Operations Command.

The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee deal spans seven years. Its estimated worth is $170 million.

The contract involves modifying commercial trucks and SUVs, retaining the original equipment manufacturer’s profile while supporting the integration of armor, heavy-duty suspension and brakes, run flat tires and wheels, and communication equipment.

Source: Battelle to up-armor Special Forces trucks – UPI.com