December 5, 2011
By George Seffers

Smiths Detection Incorporated, Edgewood, Maryland, is being awarded a potential $12,708,242 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for production of three Meteorological Mobile Facility (Replacement) Next Generation (METMF[R] NEXGEN) systems; one METMF(R) NEXGEN training system; and associated engineering services and technical data. The METMF(R) NEXGEN system is a mobile meteorological and oceanographic weather information system that enables Marine Corps personnel to generate, collect, and correlate weather data to provide the best environmental picture in support of ongoing and f