DAG 2016 - Land Systems Services

ARCHIVED - Light Armoured Vehicle (LAV) III Upgrade Part 2

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Information: New Proposal

For DAG 2016

Replace Existing Systems with Newer or Different System


This project will group three previously separate projects into a single project relating to the LAV III Upgrade specialist vehicle variants including

  1. TOFCS Upgrade;
  2. Common RWS; and


This project will procure and integrate the following sub-systems on the LAV III Upgrade specialist vehicle variants:

  1. Procure and integrate a Targeting Independent Viewer (TIV) formerly referred to as the LAV OPV CCIV for the fleet of 47 LAV Observation Post Vehicle (OPV);
  2. Modernize the Target Observation and Fire Correction System (TOFCS) for the fleet of 47 LAV OPV; and
  3. Procure and integrate a Remote Weapon System to replace the in-service AN/MWG-505 which is approaching end of life expectancy for the 44 LAV Engineer vehicles.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2016 Options Analysis
  • 2017 Definition Approval
  • 2019 Implementation Approval
  • 2018 Request for Proposal Release
  • 2019 Contract Award
  • 2022 Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements Coordination
Phone: 819-939-5868

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