Foundry 5
Photo Credit: US Army Photo
Metallurgist at the Rock Island Arsenal pour liquid metal into a pattern that will be used for a M119 Howitzer that is produced at the Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. Rock Island Arsenal is home to the only remaining foundry in the Department of Army. The Arsenal is designed to meet the needs of the Joint Warfighter. This state of the art, vertically integrated metal manufacturing facility is truly a one of a kind in the Department of Defense. Their mission is to support the nation with world-class manufactured products, services and logistics.
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