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DCMP - Network Encryption Family (NEF)

Project Type

Project Replace


To replace legacy cryptographic devices and/or perform software and hardware upgrades where necessary


  1. To replace legacy LEF and NEF devices and/or perform software and hardware upgrades where necessary;
  2. To replace all KW-46 encryption devices which comprise the Fleet Broadcast System;
  3. To ensure adequate CFD are procured along with EKMS; and
  4. To ensure training and related material is made available.

Funding Range

$100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

Not applicable.

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