DAG 2015 - Land Systems Services

Special Weapons and Ammunition

Replace Existing Systems

Objective

The project will improve Canadian Army niche capabilities by replacing several small arms weapons and acquiring new specialized weapons, ammunition and integrated logistic support for the new or improved equipment.

Requirements

This project is expected to acquire foreign weapons for familiarization and pre-deployment training, new weapons for naval boarding parties and new shotguns and ammunition optimized for combat employment. Non-lethal weapons and ammunition may also be introduced, as well as a new breaching system.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $250 million to $499 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2025
    • Options Analysis
  • 2026 to 2035
    • Definition Approval
    • Implementation Approval
    • Request for Proposal Release
    • Contract Award
    • Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements
Phone: 819-994-4225

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