Armscor awards Teamster phase 1 contract
OTT Solutions and Desert Wolf have been awarded the contract for the first phase of Project Teamster to replace the South African National Defence Force’s field cooking capability. The first part of Project Teamster is for a 15 person field cooking unit and refrigeration capability. “Armscor wishes to obtain offers for the supply of Fifteen People Field Cooking Units (FCU-15) as part of the Mass Field Feeding System (MFFS) requirement for the South African National Defence Force (SANDF),” the state contracting entity said. The MFFS consists of the following deployable components: a Mass Field Feeding Capability (MFFC) for the preparing of food for 200 people; a MFFC for the preparing of food for 50 people; a 15 People Field Cooking Unit (FCU-15); a Cold Chain including a small storage container; and a mess facility for the serving of food for 200 people. Hennie Kieser, Managing Director of Desert Wolf Consulting, told defenceWeb that Desert Wolf and OTT (Off Road Truck and Trailer) joined forces and were awarded the tender for the 15 person field cooking units.