USPS announces prequalified suppliers for Next Generation Delivery Vehicle

The US Postal Service has named 15 “pre-qualified” suppliers for its proposed Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV). The companies that made the cut include auto giants Ford, Chrysler and Nissan, along with defense contractor AM General, Indian multinational Mahindra, LLV body manufacturer Utilimaster, and AMP Electric Vehicles. Missing from the list so far is General Motors, manufacturer of the LLV chassis and drivetrain, which has expressed interest in the NGDV contract.

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1. AM General LLC
2. AMP Holding, Inc.
3. Emerald Automotive
4. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC
5. Ford Motor Company
6. Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation
7. Karsan Company
8. Mahindra North American Technical Center
9. Morgan Olson, LLC
10. Nissan North America, Inc.
11. OEM Systems, LLC
12. Oshkosh Corporation
13. Utilimaster Corporation
14. VT Hackney, Inc.
15. ZAP Jonway

via Request for Information and Prequalification/Sources Sought – Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) Acquisition Program – Federal Business Opportunities: Opportunities.