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Contractor: Force Protection Industries, Incorporated
Force Protection Industries, Inc., Ladson, S.C., is being awarded $69,799,900 for delivery order #0005 under previously awarded firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (M67854-07-D-5031) to purchase 25 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Category I Cougar vehicles and 100 MRAP Category II Cougar vehicles. MRAP vehicles are armored vehicles with a blast resistant underbody designed to protect the crew from mine blasts, fragmentary and direct fire weapons. Work will be performed in Ladson, S.C; Anniston, Ala.; and Sealy, Texas, and work is expected to be completed December 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procure. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $69,799,900