Oshkosh to supply suspension for MRAP

  • 21-May-2009 03:26 EDT
Oshkosh Corp.’s Defense business received a $122 million order to supply its TAK-4 independent suspension system for Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles. The supply order was issued by Force Protection Inc. as a result of a contract action from the MRAP Joint Program Office. The order will equip MRAP 4x4 and 6x6 axle configuration vehicles with the Oshkosh TAK-4 system for improved off-highway mobility. Oshkosh will provide the military with its TAK-4 independent suspension upgrade kits for installation on existing MRAP vehicles.
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