TAPV Press Releases

August 19 2016
NEW ORLEANS, LA – AUGUST 19, 2016 – Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the delivery of the first Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) to the Canadian Army. The Canadian Army is fielding the first vehicles to the 5 th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown and the 2 nd Canadian Division Support Base Valcartier. The TAPV is a 4x4 wheeled ...
May 25 2016
NEW ORLEANS, LA – MAY 25, 2016 – Textron Systems Canada, Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that the Canadian Armed Forces’ Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) will be displayed for the first time since completing a very rigorous Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Durability (RAMD) test program. The vehicle will be on display from May 25-26 ...
August 7 2013
OTTAWA, ON - August 7, 2013 - Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced that Textron Marine & Land Systems (TM&LS) has completed and shipped four pre-production Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicles (TAPV) to locations in the United States and Canada for a series of testing and training activities. The Textron TAPV Team, led by Textron Sys...
January 24 2013
London, ON — January 24, 2013 - Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, Rheinmetall Canada Inc., and Kongsberg Protech Systems (KPS) Canada today announced a $100 million CAD contract for work to be performed by KPS Canada on the Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) project. This is a sub-contract within the $205 million CAD contract between Textro...
October 30 2012
Ottawa, ON and Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC – October 30, 2012 -  Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, and Rheinmetall Canada Inc., today announced a $205 million CAD contract for work to be performed by Rheinmetall Canada on the Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) project. Rheinmetall Canada will earn $152 million CAD during the TAPV prog...
June 8 2012
Vehicle Designed and Engineered to Meet the Canadian Forces Needs for the Next 25 Years Jun. 8, 2012- Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced that it has been selected by the Canadian government for the Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) program. The contract provides that the Textron TAPV Team, led by Textron Systems Canada, together w...
March 22 2012
New Hamburg, Ontario - March 22, 2012 - Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that the company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ontario Drive & Gear Limited (ODG) of New Hamburg, Ontario for possible work on the Textron Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) for the Canadian Forces. Textron has submitted a proposal to supply 500 ve...
August 31 2011
OTTAWA, Canada – August 31, 2011 — Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that it has submitted its proposal for the Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) program. The Textron TAPV Team , led by Textron Systems Canada, includes Textron Marine & Land Systems and Rheinmetall Canada. Additional key Canadian suppliers include:...
June 28 2011
OTTAWA, CANADA, Jun 27, 2011 - Textron Systems Canada Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, and Rheinmetall Canada Inc. today announced a teaming arrangement in pursuit of the Department of National Defence ( DND ) and Canadian Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) program. The DND is expected to award a contract to procure up to 500 vehicles with an option for up to 100 mor...
March 28 2011
WILMINGTON, Mass., Mar 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) - Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that it has named Neil Rutter as general manager of Textron Systems Canada, Inc. Rutter and his team are located in Ottawa, Canada, bringing the broad capabilities of Textron Systems' operating units to Canadian customers. Rutter is rejoining Textron Systems to lead the Canadian o...
March 21 2011
WILMINGTON, Mass., Mar 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) - Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that it has opened a new facility located in Ottawa, Canada. Through this new facility, which will initially operate as a business office, Textron Systems will bring the broad capabilities of Textron Systems' operating units to Canadian customers. Textron has a long-standing relat...