Industry day held at ACC-NJ for 120mm tank round
An M1A1 tank from 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment fires at Fort Irwin, Calif. The Advanced Multi-Purpose 120mm tank round now under development, could replace four different types of rounds currently used.

The Army Contracting Command-New Jersey and the Project Manager, Maneuver
Ammunition Systems hosted a 120mm, Advanced Multi Purpose XM1147 High Explosive Multi-Purpose with Tracer cartridge Industry Day.

According to Eric Wagner, group manager, Maneuver Ammunition Center, ACC-NJ, the purpose of the April 30 event in Rockaway, N.J., was to inform the tank ammunition contractor community of the planned acquisition of engineering and manufacturing development for the tank round.

Six companies attended the briefing and one-on-one sessions.

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