Australian Department of Defence – CASG has announced on 22 Jul 2021 that is accepting bids for the following project: Project Land 154 Phase 4 Remote Positioning Vehicles.
The Joint Counter Improvised Explosive Device (JCIED) capability under Land 154 Ph 4 includes the replacement of all RPVs in service in the ADF across all three services.
The current fleet of RPVs is reaching Life of Type and is experiencing supportability problems. The RPVs are used to conduct Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) operations and limit unnecessary exposure of ADF personnel to IED threats. The RFT will cover acquisition of all classes of RPVs, along with initial training and support packages.
Close Date & Time:16 September 2021 12:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
Source: Australian Government/Department of Defence