Cubic Global Defense to support Clarke Simulation Center with maneuver and mission command training
SAN DIEGO – March 29, 2016 – Cubic Global Defense (CGD), a business unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), today announced the award of a three-year, $2.3 million contract from the U.S. Army’s Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE) Clarke Simulation Center at Fort Benning, Georgia, to support Live, Virtual, Constructive and Game-based (LVCG) training for mission command systems. The Clarke Simulations Center provides courses to a diverse set of customers, including Infantry and Armor Programs of Instruction (POI) for Officers and Enlisted cohorts. The simulations training will also assist the Active and Reserve Component in addition to tenant units at Fort Benning. Under the contract, Cubic will provide the Center’s classrooms with mission command system training, technical support as well as virtual and gaming operations to better prepare U.S. military forces for future operations.
“As a leading provider of LVCG training in the operational domain at mission readiness centers around the world, Cubic continues to expand our support into the institutional education domain and leadership development in preparing the warfighter for decisive action operations,” said Bill Toti, president of Cubic Global Defense. “We look forward to continuing our partnership in delivering mission command services to the Army and to fulfill MCoE’s goal of developing agile, adaptive soldiers and leaders.”
Cubic offers a broad spectrum of disciplines in operational and institutional mission support ranging from conventional warfare and special operations to mission rehearsal exercises across multiple regions worldwide. Cubic currently provides elements of LVCG training support at various U.S. training centers including the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC), Joint Base Lewis McCord (JBLM), Korea Battle Simulation Center (KBSC) and Joint Multinational Simulation Center (JMSC) in Germany.
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About Cubic Corporation
Cubic Corporation designs, integrates and operates systems, products and services focused in the transportation, defense training and secure communications markets. As the parent company of two major business units, Cubic’s mission is to increase situational awareness and understanding for customers worldwide. Cubic Transportation Systems is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services to create intelligent travel solutions for transportation authorities and operators. Cubic Global Defense is a leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure communications and networking and highly specialized support services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied nations. For more information about Cubic, please visit the company’s website at www.cubic.com or on Twitter @CubicCorp.