Oshkosh to build MRAP II test vehicles

January 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2008, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p8
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The article reports on a contract to deliver six Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) II test vehicles awarded to Oshkosh Truck Corp. by the U.S. Marine Corps Joint MRAP program office in 2008. The contract also involves Ideal Innovations Inc. (I-3) and Ceradyne Inc. The vehicles will be used for the government testing of Explosively Formed Penetrator (EFP)-resistant capabilities. Chairman and CEO Robert G. Bohn stated that the armored vehicles offered by his company are designed to help protect troops against asymmetric warfare threats.


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