DLA Orders $72M in Oshkosh Motor Vehicle Components

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Oshkosh Defense a potential five-year, $71.7 million contract to produce motor vehicle parts and accessories for the U.S. Marine Corps.

The firm-fixed-price contract has three base years along with two option years, the  Defense Department said Tuesday.

Oshkosh Defense will perform work at a company facility in Wisconsin and is scheduled to finish by Nov. 27, 2022.

DLA will use defense working capital funds for fiscal 2018 through fiscal 2023 to finance the procurement.

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