Cubic Supporting JRTC
16 Mar 17 | By Tim Mahon
Cubic Global Defense (www.cubic.com) has won a $42 million contract to provide continuing support for LVC training services at the US Army’s Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) at Fort Polk, Louisiana.
JRTC focuses on providing realistic, enhanced collective training experiences at Brigade Combat Team and SOF Operational Detachment B levels. It trains light infantry, air assault, airborne and special operations units, including Rangers and hosts a number of rotational training exercises involving all US military forces. Cubic has supported training at JRTC since 2001, assisting in training 149 brigade combat teams and over one million troops. "JRTC has a reputation of offering excellent realistic training to our warfighters and Cubic looks forward to continuing the delivery of enhanced mission readiness and NextTraining solutions to the US and allied armed forces,” said Dave Buss, president of Cubic Global Defense.
the contract, Cubic will continue to assist the JRTC with integrating US and
allied forces into rotational training exercises through scenarios focused on
Decisive Action and theatre-specific operational environments. These exercises
are high fidelity, capstone training events conducted for units targeted for
deployment in support of ongoing military operations overseas and include
situational training, live fire, force-on-force and integrated LVC training. Cubic
will also provide expanded role play, technical support for combat training
instrumentation, battlefield effects, video and cultural role players (foreign