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US Army gets cooking on containerised kitchen programme

21st February 2019 - 10:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in California


The US Army is requesting industry assistance in the prototype development of a new Closed Combustion Containerised Kitchen (CCCK) design. 

Service interest in industry support for the combat feeding technology was identified in a recently-released ‘sources sought’ announcement released by the Natick Soldier Research Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC), which has recently re-designated as the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Soldier Center.

According to the RfI, the army is seeking ‘pre-proposals’, or ‘white papers’, on a new CCCK design to potentially replace the army’s current containerised kitchen (CK). Originally fielded in 2001, the current CK is the army’s

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Scott Gourley


Scott Gourley

Scott Gourley is a former US Army officer and the author of several thousand articles …

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