Meteorological Mobile Facility

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 future military operations. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.