Tag Archives: TARDEC

SAE ITC Forms Consortium in Push to Help Army Streamline Vehicle Tech Adoption

SAE Industry Technologies Consortia has established a nonprofit consortium of commercial automotive manufacturers and suppliers that will work to help the U.S. Army adopt new automotive technologies. SAE ITC said Tuesday the Defense Automotive Technologies Consortium will address technology areas such as automotive cybersecurity, vehicle safety and lightweighting, autonomous and connected vehicles, intelligent systems and …

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Artis to Install, Evaluate Active Protection System on Army Fighting Vehicle

Artis has secured a potential $32 million contract to integrate and characterize a  company-built active protection system onto a fighting vehicle of the U.S. Army. The company said Wednesday it aims to demonstrate the performance of the Iron Curtain APS in multiple scenarios under the first phase of the contract. The Army can also request for additional …

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Alcoa Gets Potential $50M Army Contract to Develop ‘Light-Weighting’ Tech

Alcoa‘s defense unit landed a five-year contract worth up to $50 million from the U.S. Army for research and development of “light-weighting” technology for ground vehicles. The Army’s Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center authorities awarded the Ground Vehicle Light-Weighting contract to Alcoa Defense to support Defense Department ground systems R&D and …

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ASRC Subsidiary Delivers Demonstrator for Army Energy Efficiency Project

ASRC Federal subsidiary World Technical Services Inc. recently completed a military ground vehicle demonstrator for use in a U.S. Army project. The demonstrator tests technologies with the aim of improving the fuel efficiency of light tactical vehicles. The project is run by the Army’s Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center, or TARDEC. WTSI …

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