DAG 2015 – Services

Lightweight Towed Howitzer

In-Service Support


The aim of the Lightweight Towed Howitzer Project (LWTH) is to deliver a lightweight 155mm   towed howitzer (M777C1 Field Artillery Gun) capability to the Canadian Armed Forces.


The LWTH Project is examining the long-term sustainment strategy in order to sustain the fleet of 37 Lightweight 155mm Towed Howitzers for the Canadian Armed Forces.  It is intended that this requirement will be carried out in a phased approach; an Interim Support Contract (3 years) followed by a Long Term Support Contract (up to 20 years).

Preliminary Estimate

  • $50 million to $99 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2015
    • Request for Proposal Release
  • 2016
    • Contract Award

Point of Contact

Director Armament Sustainment Program Management
Phone: 819-997-1500

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