The HQSS contract calls for DND (Department of National Defence) to purchase 1,435 tactical, tent-based shelter systems and gives it an option to buy an additional 338.
The HQSS contract is projected to create nearly 150 jobs, spread across the country.
Weatherhaven is honoured to have been selected for this opportunity to deliver a leading edge Canadian-made design for Canada's Armed Forces in its HQSS
program", said Ray Castelli, CEO of Weatherhaven, "This design combines Weatherhaven's trademark strength and durability in extreme conditions, together with a new rapid-erect and mobility element, that makes the HQSS
shelter truly a next-generation solution.