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Chemical Agent Sensor

Project Type

Project New

Objective

The Chemical Agent Sensor Project will provide the CAF with a modern suite of sensors and related systems to detect, identify and monitor Chemical Warfare Agents (CWA) and Toxic Industrial Chemicals (TICs).

Requirements

The project will be delivered in three implementation phases:

(a) Phase 1 (Completed) - procurement of the Local detection and Identification System.

The Local System consists of:

(b) Phase 2 (Completed) - procurement of a Personal System, which consists of detectors for individual soldiers; and

(c) Phase 3 (Underway) - procurement of an Area System, which consists of a sensor to detect a chemical hazard at some distance from the detector’s location.

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Funding Range

$50 million to $99 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

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