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Geelong-based Universal Motion Simulation awarded $32m defence contract

A Geelong company has been awarded a $32 million defence contract to deliver training simulators for the Boxer 8x8 Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle.

The Deakin University-based Universal Universal Motion Simulation will produce the simulators to be used to provide training for the armoured vehicles which are being delivered by Rheinmetall Defence Australia.

The $32 million contract, which is set to create 12 jobs, will cover the delivery of six simulators, capable of training army drivers in a range of vehicles, including the Boxer 8x8 CRV, M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tank, and future Infantry Fighting Vehicles.

Learn more here: https://www.geelongadvertiser.com.au/news/geelong/deakin-universitybased-universal-motion-simulation-wins-32m-defence-training-simulator-contract/news-story/b1bd99baefc161eeddb233c72dbf27fa