Published date: 29 June 2020

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 14 October 2020

Contract summary


  • Training and simulation in military electronic systems - 80660000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract

£15,000,000 to £50,000,000

Procurement reference


Published date

29 June 2020

Closing date

14 October 2020

Contract start date

4 January 2022

Contract end date

2 January 2032

Contract type

Service contract

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Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Initial procurement and support of qty 12 of 81mm mortar and qty 12 of 105mm Light Gun instrumentation systems to produce a realistic simulated firing solution, fall of shot and effect within a simulated environment and able to be integrated with other in-service live simulation systems (SCOPIC, Joint Fires Synthetic Training (JFST) and Tactical Engagement Simulation (TES)).
The Single Statement of User Need (SSUN) is: the user requires a realistic and immersive IDFS capability to support delivery of Fires training for Individual, Trade, and Collective Training and support assessment and validation of training competency with objective data on individual, crew and team performance. The Authority may wish to order further batches of the items, if so these will be captured as part of the Terms and Conditions as contractual Options should it decide to compete the requirement. Noting that further orders may increase the value to circa £50M.

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About the buyer


Abbey Wood
NH3, Cedar 2b, #3260
BS34 8JH