Chemring Group PLC ("Chemring") is pleased to announce that its US subsidiary, Non-Intrusive Inspection Technology, Inc. (“NIITEK”), has been awarded a further delivery order worth $24 million to provide spares for the Husky Mounted Detection System ("HMDS") for the US Army. This supplements the $9 million order received in February 2013. These two latest delivery orders are part of the $579 million multi-year HMDS Ground Penetrating Radar Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract that was awarded on 30 April 2012. All items will be delivered on a firm fixed price basis by April 2014.
Mark Papworth, Chief Executive of Chemring, commented:
“NIITEK’s HMDS products perform an essential role in protecting troops against the threat of improvised explosive devices. We are delighted that these additional delivery orders enable us to continue our proven support to the US Army, and that NIITEK will continue to deliver critical spares to ensure their fleet is mission ready.”
Source: Chemring Group PLC
Date: Apr 24, 2013