DE&S picks Ricardo for Project LTMP Heavy
UK-based engineering services firm Ricardo has been awarded a contract by the Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) procurement agency within the UK MoD to supply ‘low technological, high-mobility’ platforms for experiments with the British Army.
An MoD contracts notice, published on 8 February, described a two-year deal (with an optional 12-month extension) worth about GBP356,000 ($482,000) for Ricardo to provide five vehicles for an initiative called Project LTMP Heavy.
Ricardo may also deliver a sixth vehicle if an option is exercised.
The vehicles will be provided in three different types.
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