GLSV awarded contracts to supply shock absorbers to DLA for multiple ground vehicle platforms.

Shock absorber on test stand at GLSV South Location. Photo by Christian Muehlfeld


Great Lakes Sound and Vibration has been selected by DLA Land and Maritime to manufacture, test, and supply shock absorbers for the M88A2 HERCULES Recovery Vehicle and M113 Armored Personnel Carriers. These shocks are attached to the vehicle hull and connected to an axle, or between suspension arms of the recovery vehicle. GLSV has a rich history of solving shock and vibration problems in the defense market, and will now utilize its manufacturing capabilities to supply production level quantities.