Orlando, FL, 13 June, 2023 - MAK Technologies (MAK), a company of ST Engineering North America, today announced that it has won a contract for the Immersive Training Environment (ITE) Project, Phase 2, by the United States Marine Corps (USMC). This project will provide training that immerses Marines into realistic scenarios that combine live, virtual, and augmented reality, allowing them to practise, refine, and reinforce decision-making skills in challenging and realistic environments.
As the prime contractor, MAK has assembled a highly capable team to integrate their hardware and software solutions with the USMC Training Instrumentation Systems (MCTIS) equipment. Together, these capabilities will meet the USMC’s current and future training requirements in the operational environment.
“MAK is honored to lead this team of industry-renowned companies to deliver the Immersive Training Environment Program to the U.S. Marine Corps,” said Alicia Combs, MAK’s Vice President of Training Solutions. “We stand ready to define and implement the next generation of virtual and augmented reality training capability to enhance how our nation’s warriors prepare for battle.”
ST Engineering North America is the U.S. headquarters of ST Engineering, a global technology, defense, and engineering group with a diverse portfolio of businesses across the aerospace, smart city, defense, and public security segments. Based in Alexandria, VA, it has major operations across 16 cities in 12 states and employs about 5,000 people providing innovative products and solutions to commercial and government customers across diverse market segments.
MAK Technologies, a subsidiary of ST Engineering North America, is a leading provider of military simulation technology and training systems. For more than 30 years, MAK has been a trusted supplier of the MAK ONE suite of Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) simulation software to governments, system integrators, and customers around the world. Using the strength and flexibility of the MAK ONE simulation platform, MAK excels as a partner and prime in developing tailored solutions to unique training challenges. MAK's end-user training systems built on MAK ONE are portable, easy to use and maintain, visually appealing, and able to meet individual and collective training requirements. Please visit http://www.mak.com for more information.