The Chant Engineering Model 9656 M1-A1 AGT 1500 Tank Engine Test Cell is used to test the Modular Power Pack AGT 1500 engine (ground hop) module. The test cell consists of a stand alone, soundproof building divided into an operator control room and a separate engine test room.
Provided to Anniston Army Depot in Anniston, Alabama, the test cell was designed, fabricated, and installed by Chant Engineering with all functions, capabilities, site preparation and test equipment. Chant Engineering provided the turnkey design and all resources necessary to design, manufacture, deliver, install, demonstrate functional operation, and provided operator and maintenance training for the Power Pack (ground hop) module and control room. This contract was finished ahead of schedule and on budget.