Cold Regions Test Center

Testing Information

Missile LaunchMajor Programs Tested

  • Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle variants, to include the MRAP All Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV).
  • Support for fielding of MRAP training vehicles to United States Army Alaska through cold weather testing and cold weather environmental performance upgrades.
  • Stryker Family of Vehicles.
  • M1A2 Abrams Tank System Enhancement Package version 2.
  • Testing of indirect fire weapons such as Non-Line of Sight (NLOS) Launch System, Excalibur, Marine Corps Expeditionary Fire Support System (EFSS), Lightweight Counter-Mortar Radar (LCMR v3), EQ-36 Radar, and Precision Guidance Kit (PGK).
  • Support for operational tests and joint service tests such as the Marine Corps Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) and Marine Corps Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon (SMAW) II.
  • On-going, yearly, natural environment storage tests for both the Marine Corps and Army.
  • Soldier equipment to include Lightweight Laser Designator Rangefinder (LLDR), Thermal Weapon Site (TWS), and Laser Target Locator Module (LTLM).
  • Individual Soldier clothing and equipment to include Individual Cold Weather Stove, Improved Army Combat Uniform (ACU) combat trouser, and Modular Boot System.

Request for Test Services

Requests for test services at the U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command (ATEC) test ranges should be submitted as early as possible to allow ATEC to plan, coordinate, and schedule resources, and ensure that required safety, security, and environmental concerns have been properly addressed prior to the test. At a minimum, the following information will be required for each request:

  • Requester Points of Contact
  • Type of Customer/Project
  • Description of Services
  • Testing Location
  • Projected Schedule
  • Report Requirements
  • Safety Considerations
  • Environmental Considerations
  • Security Considerations
  • Funding Source - Program Element and Project Number are required for submission

Mobility TestingThe current system does not allow for saving and resuming a partially completed request, so entry must be completed in one session. Once submitted, a project tracking ID will be provided for future correspondence.

 Please click the link below to fill out the form. If you wish to test at the Cold Regions Test Center, please select our name under the "Preferred Test Center" drop down menu.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding test services and capabilities that have not been covered on this website, or you would like to have addressed prior to requesting test services, please contact:

Test Services Information

Test Program Management Officer
Phone: 907-873-4810
Emailusarmy.crtc.atec.mbx.crtc@mail.mil