DAG 2015 - Land Systems Services

RDX Replacement

Replace Existing Systems

Objective

The project will acquire an alternate and environmentally acceptable explosive product, matching or exceeding the explosive compound know as RDX.

Requirements

This project will replace RDX, an explosive nitroamine widely used in military and industrial applications, with a more environmentally acceptable explosive compound that still meets military requirements.

Preliminary Estimate

  • Under $20 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2016
    • Options Analysis
  • 2018
    • Definition Approval
  • 2019
    • Request for Proposal Release
  • 2020
    • Implementation Approval
    • Contract Award
  • 2024
    • Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements
Phone: 819-994-4225

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