The Army Contracting Command plans to problem a job request for vehicle protection system prototyping work underneath an different transaction settlement with the National Advanced Mobility Consortium.
A particular discover posted Monday on SAM says the proposed effort will discover adaptive and collaborative approaches to reinforce the Department of Defense’s VPS applied sciences.
The potential four-year venture will embrace the appliance of energetic, passive and reactive instruments for automobile survivability and can provide subsystem builders the possibility to offer enter on VPS prototype efforts.
ACC and NAMC initially signed an settlement in September 2017 to hold out analysis and growth of floor automobile methods.
The GVS OTA has a $5 billion ceiling worth and the settlement’s goal areas embrace autonomy, collaboration, exterior methods, fuels, mobility, structure, safety and modularity, in accordance with the consortium.