Category Archives: AMMP 3rd Generation MEP

Army to Deliver Fuel-Efficient Generators to Afghanistan


Below is a press release of the US Army regarding the new AMMPS (Advanced Medium Mobile Power Sources) program which replaces the TQG (tactical quiet generator) program (aka 2nd Generation of MEP – mobile electric power).  This will be the 3rd major formal MEP program in US Military History.  Roughly 2,000 new units are in […]

Cummins Is Focused on the Military Market with AMMPS Generators


The new generation of military generators is no entering full production. Cummins is the initial manufacturer. More information is needed to determine who will make the various components. In the MEP802A and MEP803A models, Lister Petter, which is now in bankruptcy (again),  made the core engine and fuel injection components.  This has led to a […]