Carlsbad, CA – February 19, 2015
Palomar Display Products, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a $28.6M firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to produce Biocular Image Control Unit (BICU) displays for M1A2 Abrams tanks. This award by the US Army Contracting Command also includes associated spares, repairs and engineering services.
These high resolution, optically coupled BICU displays have been designed and qualified for the M1A2 Abrams tank and will be delivered to the US Army over a period of five years, through 2020.
“This early in the year award assures we will have a solid, positive 2015,” stated Palomar Display Products President Dennis Crothers. “The repeat selection of Palomar Display Products as a sole source supplier of vital equipment to the most advanced fighting vehicle in the world reinforces Palomar’s position as the primary supplier of thermal sight displays for the US and International armored vehicle market.”
Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, Palomar Display Products, Inc. is a proven world leader in the development and manufacture and support of high-resolution tactical targeting displays that are installed on tens of thousands of armored vehicles worldwide.