DAG 2016 - Land Systems Services

Armoured Combat Support Vehicle

Replace Existing Systems with Newer or Different System

Objective

The project will replace the M113 Tracked Light Armoured Vehicle and Light Armoured Vehicle II (BISON) fleets.

Requirements

The project will deliver a protected support vehicle to sustain the Canadian Army light and heavy armoured fighting vehicle fleets on domestic and expeditionary operations. It will be a general-utility combat support vehicle that will fulfill a wide variety of support roles on the battlefield, including but not limited to protected ambulance, command and control, engineer, and maintenance repair teams. It will provide a high degree of maneuverability and protection to its crew and payload.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $500 million to $1.5 billion

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2018 Options Analysis
  • 2020 Definition Approval
  • 2022 Implementation Approval
  • 2021 Request for Proposal Release
  • 2023 Contract Award
  • 2026 to 2036 Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements Coordination
Phone: 819-939-5868


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