QinetiQ North America wins $6.8M robotics contract
- By Nick Wakeman
- Mar 21, 2014
QinetiQ North America has captured a $6.8 million Navy contract to support the Man Transportable Robotic System MK2 system.
The contract is for post-production support, according to the Defense Department.
The robotic system helps bomb disposal technicians conduct reconnaissance from a safe distance.
Work will be performed in Waltham, Mass., and the contract runs through July 2016.
Nick Wakeman is the editor-in-chief of Washington Technology. Follow him on Twitter: @nick_wakeman.