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Armoured Combat Support Vehicle (ACSV)

Project Type

Project Replace

Objective

The project will replace the M113 Tracked Light Armoured Vehicle and Light Armoured Vehicle II (BISON) fleets.

Requirements

The project will deliver a protected support vehicle to sustain the Canadian Army light and heavy armoured fighting vehicle fleets on domestic and expeditionary operations. It will be a general-utility combat support vehicle that will fulfill a wide variety of support roles on the battlefield, including but not limited to protected command vehicles, ambulances and mobile repair teams. It will provide a high degree of maneuverability and protection to its crew and payload.

On September 5, 2019, the Government of Canada awarded a $2 billion contract to General Dynamics Land Systems–Canada to procure 360 vehicles, initial spare parts, technical manuals, and training.

Funding Range

$1 billion to $4.99 billion

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

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