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ARCHIVED - Advanced Sub-Unit Water Purification System

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Replace Existing Systems


The project will procure an integrated system of water purification, storage, distribution, transportation and sustainment equipment to support the supply of water to Canadian Armed Forces sub-units in training and on operations.

In order to realize procurement efficiencies, the equipment capabilities articulated in the Operational Support Capability series of Projects will be now be addressed by the Canadian Army Equipment Program. As part of this initiative this project will now incorporate the requirements of the Joint Deployable Water Production and Distribution projects.


The project will improve the ability of the Canadian Armed Forces to purify water at the sub-unit level (125 to 250 soldiers). It will replace and augment the existing sub-unit water purification systems to fully sustain Regular and Reserve units on operations. Deliverables are expected to include a combined ultra-filtration and reverse osmosis based water purification system, associated water storage and distribution systems, sustainment kits and integrated logistics support.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $50 million to $99 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2015
    • Definition Approval
  • 2017
    • Request for Proposal Release
  • 2018
    • Implementation Approval
    • Contract Award
  • 2022
    • Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements
Phone: 819-994-4225

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