Local modeling firm scores $31M defense deal

Orlando-based engineering and modeling company Applied Vision Technology Inc., also known as AVT, secured a $31 million defense contract, the Department of Defense announced Jan. 30. 

The company, which employs 98 people in Orlando, will deliver virtual trainers for construction equipment to the U.S. Army. Work on the contract will finish by Jan. 29, 2025. AVT could not be reached for comment. Read more here.