Tag Archives: General Dynamics Land Systems

General Dynamics to Help Army Update Logistics Documentation for Buffalo Trucks

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has been awarded a $22.7 million contract to help update logistics requirements for the U.S. Army‘s fleet of Buffalo A2 M1272 armored trucks. General Dynamics Land Systems said Tuesday it will perform work in Sterling Heights, Michigan, and is scheduled to finish by March 2018. The …

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Army Extends General Dynamics’ Abrams Modernization Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a $49.7 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to modernize the military branch’s M1A1 Abrams tanks. General Dynamics Land Systems said Tuesday it will upgrade the M1A1 platform to an M1A2 Systems Enhancement Package V2 configuration for the Army. M1A2 SEP …

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General Dynamics Wins $65M Contract Modification for Iraq M1A1 Abrams Support

The General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Land Systems business has won a $65.3 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide support services for Iraq’s M1A1 Abrams tanks. The Defense Department posted Thursday that the Foreign Military Sale includes specialized training and contractor logistics and base life support. The contract, awarded through the Army …

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General Dynamics Canadian Subsidiary Inks $13B Saudi Armored Vehicle Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary will deliver civilian and military armored vehicles and provide maintenance and training services to Saudi Arabia under a potential $13 billion contract, Defense News reported Friday. Ontario-based General Dynamics Land Systems Canada will design and develop the vehicles for a planned initial delivery in 2016. Ken Yamashita, …

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General Dynamics Wins $60M to Upgrade Army Tank Displays, Thermal Vision

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has won $60 million under an existing contract to upgrade Abrams tanks, according to a company announcement. The company said it will improve color displays, thermal vision,  a remote operated weapon station, a tank-infantry phone and a thermal management system. The company said the win …

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General Dynamics Wins $395M for Abrams Tanks

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has been awarded a $395 million contract from the U.S. TACOM Lifecycle Management Command. The firm will work under the Egyptian tank co-production program. The contract will fund the production of 125 M1A1 Abrams tank kits for the eleventh increment of the …

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General Dynamics to Acquire Tank Manufacturer Force Protection for $360M

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has entered into an agreement to acquire Force Protection, a designer and manufacturer of blast- and mine-protected vehicles,  for approximately $360 million. Force Protection will become a part of General Dynamics’ land systems business unit. Force Protection also tests, delivers and supports those vehicles, includng the Abrams …

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Northrop Delivering Tank Sensor Assembly Units to General Dynamics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has begun delivering LRS-2000 rate sensor assembly units to General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems’ business under a $23 million contract. The units are for the stabilized commander’s weapon station on the U.S. Army’s M1A1 Abrams tank. Northrop will deliver more than 2, 400 units between …

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General Dynamics Wins $243M Contract for Stryker Combat Vehicles

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has won a $243 million award with the U.S. Army‘s TACOM Lifecycle Management Command to provide 115 Stryker combat vehicles equipped with double-V hulls. General Dynamics has already delivered close to 300 of the vehicles under a July 2010 contract award. The company will ultimately provide 450 …

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On $440M Army Contract, General Dynamics-led Team to Develop Combat Vehicle with Network Interoperability

A General Dynamics-led (NYSE: GD) team has won a $439.7 million contract for the technology development phase of the U.S. Army’s ground combat vehicle infantry fighting vehicle program. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will team with General Dynamics to fulfill the program’s goal of producing an affordable and operational infantry fighting vehicle in seven …

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