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  • Gen. Dennis Via commissions nine VSU cadets

    May 1, 2015

    PETERSBURG, Va. -- Gen. Dennis L. Via, commanding general of the U.S. Army Materiel Command, swore in nine new U.S. Army officers in Virginia State University's (VSU) ROTC Commissioning ceremony on May 1.

  • Arsenal calls for help, more than 60 community first responders answer that call

    Apr 27, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL ― An emergency dispatch on April 23 claiming that a man was seriously injured and sulfur dioxide was leaking brought more than 60 first responders from Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, and Saratoga Counties to the arsenal ̶ all were part of a three-hour hazardous material or HAZMAT exercise.

  • Army upgrades body armor, saves money

    Apr 27, 2015

    Rather than scrap hundreds of thousands of first-generation Improved Outer Tactical Vests, a team of Army officials and engineers capitalized on smart decisions and solid testing. They devised a way to use existing equipment to upgrade the vests and extend their life cycle for just half the cost of replacement, potentially saving tens of millions.

  • Retreat marks nearly 4 decades of serving Soldiers

    Apr 24, 2015

    Army Materiel Command Soldiers lowered the American flag here Friday in an official Retreat ceremony marking the end of a 35-year career for the organization's top civilian.

  • For a brief moment, building cannons at Watervliet became secondary to building lives

    Apr 22, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL -- Designing, creating, and building things are in the Watervliet Arsenal's DNA, but it was the work outside of the Arsenal fence line this month that something magical happened ̶ for a brief moment, the building of cannons became secondary to the building of lives.

  • Senior civilian closes out storied career supporting Soldiers

    Apr 22, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- What started as a "vague calling to serve" led to a 35-year journey for the Army Materiel Command's senior civilian leader.

  • Army regs prohibit eating popular health bar-Hemp seeds source of protein, banned by DA

    Apr 17, 2015

    For anyone who relies on protein bars as an afternoon or after workout snack, they should be warned about nonmilitary friendly ingredients in their all-natural selections. Natural food snacks, like the Kind Companies Strong & Kind bars, are off limits to military personnel and DOD civilians because they contain hemp seeds. While the seeds are a natural source of protein and have high content of necessary vitamins they are off limits as a food source due to the possibility of ingesting THC.

  • AMC's first couple encourages reading

    Apr 17, 2015

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Of all the medals on his uniform, a four-star Army general told Huntsville City School elementary students the one he is most proud of isn't pinned to his chest, but is in his heart.

  • New SES joins the ranks at AMC

    Apr 17, 2015

    Joining the elite ranks of the Department of Army civilian corps, Kevin J. Bostick was appointed to the Senior Executive Service in a ceremony here, April 17. The promotion lands Bostick in the top one-tenth of one percent of all Army civilians.

  • American Legion National Commander kicks off three-day visit of NY at Army arsenal

    Apr 16, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The American Legion's National Commander, Michael Helm, launched his three-day tour of New York state by first visiting the historic Watervliet Arsenal, an Army-owned and operated manufacturing center.

  • RDECOM names 2015 NCO of the Year winner

    Apr 16, 2015

    Staff Sgt. David Carter did it again.

  • Army Working Group Synchonizes Ammunition Management, Ordnance Leader Recognized

    Apr 15, 2015

    The Joint Munitions Command's Munitions Logistics Readiness Center hosted the semiannual Total Army Ammunition Authorization and Allocation Committee working group meeting in Davenport, Iowa, April 13-16.

  • Aberdeen Proving Ground defining the cyber professional

    Apr 15, 2015

    The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center, or CERDEC, and the Communications-Electronics Command, or CECOM, are working on a number of initiatives to better train Army engineers in the cyber fields.

  • Army may create cyber career field for civilians

    Apr 15, 2015

    To better manage personnel, "the Army created the Cyber Branch 17 [for Soldiers] and is exploring the possibility of creating a cyber career field for Army civilians," Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon told senators, April 14.

  • Ammunition Specialists Train at Tooele

    Apr 15, 2015

    TOOELE ARMY DEPOT, Utah -- After traveling more than 900 miles in three days, a convoy carrying approximately 80 Soldiers arrived at Tooele Army Depot (TEAD), Utah, to conduct ammunition logistical training April 6-10. Ammunition specialists from the 13th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion (CSSB), 42nd Military Police Brigade augmented the civilian workforce in conducting munitions operations at a strategic level while providing training on other military specialties

  • AMC commander asks interns to help recruit talent

    Apr 15, 2015

    DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- The highest ranking officer in the Army Materiel Command asked eight Army interns to help bring new talent to the organization's workforce.

  • Army's Benét Laboratories leads DOD challenge to improve the defense industrial base

    Apr 14, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The Army's Benét Laboratories announced here today that it was selected by the Department of Defense to spearhead a science and engineering challenge that will pit higher education students from throughout the United States in a competition to develop software applications that may improve the efficiency of defense manufacturing.

  • National Guard unit retrogrades aviation equipment worth $260 million

    Apr 14, 2015

    Soldiers, from 1100th Theater Aviation Sustainment Maintenance Group, a Maryland National Guard unit, are nearing the end of a deployment that saw them retrograde 16 airframes and $260 million in Class IX aviation equipment from theater during their nine-month deployment while simultaneously supporting ongoing missions.

  • Training ramps readiness for Reservists at Tobyhanna Army Depot

    Apr 14, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. --Reservists from every military branch can learn communications-electronics systems troubleshooting and repair techniques here to improve their maintenance and repair readiness. The depot, which enhanced Army and Marine reservist electronic capabilities for years, is now expanding the joint training program to include Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard Military Occupational Specialties (MOS).

  • Army continues to provide rapid engineering, prototyping in Afghanistan

    Apr 13, 2015

    Despite the drawdown of American Soldiers in Afghanistan, the U.S. Army engineering community is continuing to develop rapid technological solutions.

  • 403rd AFSB supports Exercise Key Resolve 2015

    Apr 13, 2015

  • AMC welcomes its 45th deputy commander

    Apr 13, 2015

    Army Materiel Command welcomed its 45th deputy commanding general in a formal ceremony here, April 13. Lt. Gen. Larry Wyche officially assumed the duties as AMC's second in command on April 10.

  • Multi-National Partners Integrate with U.S. Joint Forces at OCSJX-15

    Apr 11, 2015

    U.S. forces and civilians integrated with service members from three multi-national partnering nations are here to participate in Part B of the largest contract support exercise to date, Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise 2015.

  • AFSBn-Hood personnel tour Toyota Facility

    Apr 10, 2015

  • Students compete in wind power competition

    Apr 10, 2015

    Five teams are competing in the first annual Switchblade Competition to be held at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

  • AMC says farewell to a great Soldier, master logistician

    Apr 10, 2015

    One of the Army's highest ranking female officers said farewell in a formal ceremony Friday after nearly 35 years of military service.

  • Wyche returns to Redstone Arsenal, pins on third star

    Apr 10, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- After the pomp and circumstance fitting of a three-star promotion ceremony -- complete with ruffles and flourishes, the reverberation of ceremonial artillery fire, and the unfurling of the scarlet-red three-star flag -- a newly promoted Lt. Gen. Larry Wyche stood for a moment to take it all in.

  • Network modernization project proceeds at ANAD

    Apr 9, 2015

    The Directorate of Information Management is undergoing a massive network upgrade that is being felt installation-wide. The Network Modernization -- Continental United States, or NETMOD-C, project, which began last month, is currently being implemented by the Army.

  • Serving the nation through destruction

    Apr 9, 2015

    DLA Disposition destroys sensitive, excess military vehicles and equipment. DLA Disposition Service's Centralized Demil Division is tasked with an important job -- making sure sensitive property or equipment don't wind up in the wrong hands.

  • Employees support production by providing parts

    Apr 9, 2015

    Vehicle Staging Branch ensures assembly lines have necessary components. Providing support to 23 buildings and two staging lots at Anniston Army Depot, the Vehicle Staging Branch keeps equipment moving throughout the installation.

  • 'Team of Teams' draws down Afghan bases, equipment

    Apr 8, 2015

    At its peak, in early 2011, there were nearly 100,000 U.S. Service members in Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Working alongside those service members were as many as 90,000 contractors working for the U.S. Department of Defense.

  • 'Simply proud to serve'

    Apr 8, 2015

    One of the Army's highest ranking female officers will closeout nearly 35 years of military service Friday.

  • Army, industry discuss common modular open architecture

    Apr 7, 2015

    Army engineers met with more than 100 industry representatives to discuss efforts to integrate communications, electronic warfare, and position, navigation and timing capabilities into common modular hardware during the technology day here April 1.

  • MICC 2025 underpins contracting relevance

    Apr 7, 2015

    To remain relevant to the nation and our Army, the Mission and Installation Contracting Command must continuously strive to be the most efficient and effective command the Army can afford. To that end, we must align our mission with the Army Materiel Command vision for 2025 and beyond while being fully prepared to meet future.

  • Munitions Manufacturing Equipment Finds New Life in African Peacekeeping Mission

    Apr 7, 2015

    Outmoded sewing machines once used in the manufacture of fabric components of military-grade ammunition at Crane Army Ammunition Activity will soon be springing back to life in the hands of workers supported by the Army's peace-keeping operations in Africa.

  • Joint Munitions Command qualifies for Army Safety Excellence Streamer

    Apr 6, 2015

    As recognition for completing 12 consecutive months without experiencing a work-related accident, the Joint Munitions Command Headquarters began displaying the Army Safety Excellence Streamer in a ceremony, here, April 6.

  • AMC's top National Guard leader selected for National Security Studies course

    Apr 6, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- AMC's top National Guard leader selected for Syracuse University course. The Army Materiel Command's top National Guard officer will attend the National Security Studies course at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University this month.

  • Time for a change: SINCGARS shop streamlines processes

    Apr 2, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Imagine a work area cluttered with pallets. Production flow is non-existent, so it's difficult to identify what's coming or going. Materials and final products are piled together to the point that it's impossible to determine what assets are complete. An apt description for the AN/VRC-92F Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System (SINCGARS) center, until the team decided it was time for a change.

  • Cyber challenges addressed at AUSA

    Apr 2, 2015

    The enemy is no longer simply holding a gun or standing on a battlefield. "The capabilities to prevent cyber attacks, to mitigate cyber attacks, and to make sure that the information we that have in our networks and across our processes (are protected) -- it's critical for us at this time," said Maj. Gen. Daniel Hughes, program executive officer, Command, Control and Communications.

  • Sustaining readiness means cutting costs, clearing old equipment

    Apr 2, 2015

    When it comes to sustaining readiness, Army leaders say the service must reign in the costs of maintaining equipment and divest itself of outdated gear.

  • McMaster outlines innovation, potential risks for Force 2025, beyond

    Apr 1, 2015

    When it comes to the challenge of finding ways to innovate the Army to win in a complex world, Army leaders must be in tune with the risks and fallacies that could lead to undermining their own efforts.

  • Fort Lee contracting office provides acquisition forecast

    Apr 1, 2015

    The Mission and Installation Contracting Command-Fort Lee contracting office staff at Fort Lee, Virginia, conducted its second acquisition forecast event March 17 at the Fort Lee Playhouse.

  • Perkins outlines how and why to 'Win in a Complex World'

    Apr 1, 2015

    Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, discussed the Army's way ahead during the opening day of the 2015 Global Force Symposium at the Van Braun Center here, March 31.

  • Watervliet Arsenal's Monthly Newsletter: The Salvo

    Apr 1, 2015

    A gathering of key stories and photos that capture some of the action at the Army's manufacturing center at Watervliet, New York for the month of March 2015. The Arsenal has been in continuous operation since the War of 1812.

  • Saudi Arabia, U.S. partnership turns 42 years old

    Apr 1, 2015

    The U.S. Army's Office of the Program Manager-Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program marked the 42nd anniversary of its partnership with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of the National Guard on March 19.

  • AMC enables, sustains readiness in increasingly complex world

    Apr 1, 2015

    The Army Materiel Command's top leader said today's Army is consuming readiness as fast as it can be generated.

  • Innovation and collaboration key for equipping the future force

    Apr 1, 2015

    "Innovation, innovation, innovation" is the key for science and technology in order to win in a complex world, said the Army Materiel Command's Chief Technology Officer Patrick O'Neill at the AUSA Global Force Symposium here, Wednesday, Apr. 1.

  • Short-term solution increases capacity, eliminates backlog

    Mar 31, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- The decision to establish a short-term third shift helped Team Tobyhanna eliminate a sizable backlog caused by the late arrival of parts for thousands of battery kits used to power Army Friend or Foe (IFF) devices.

  • Turkish delegation tours military R&D centers in search of ideas

    Mar 31, 2015

    Turkish scientists, engineers and military officers toured U.S. military research and development centers March 16-31, to examine American science and technology practices to advance their own R&D enterprise.

  • Colloquium 2015: Majors offer thoughts on Army Operating Concept

    Mar 31, 2015

    The Army Operating Concept assumes a relatively small all-volunteer force will be up to the task of facing a large, well-equipped foe, said Maj. Thomas Root during Colloquium 2015 on Fort Leavenworth, Kan., March 31.

  • Businesses turn out for industry outreach event

    Mar 31, 2015

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Entrepreneurs and seasoned business professionals turned out March 30 to hear government experts navigate the ins and outs of doing business with the Army and Department of Defense.

  • Shyu visits propulsion lab

    Mar 31, 2015

    The Honorable Heidi Shyu, Assistant Secretary of the Army, Acquisition, Logistics & Technology action here, during a March 31, 2015 visit to the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center's Weapons Development and Integration Directorate.

  • Allyn talks sequestration, readiness at Army Materiel Command

    Mar 30, 2015

    Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Daniel B. Allyn visited Army Material Command headquarters, March 30, where he discussed sequestration and readiness before attending the Global Force Symposium in Huntsville, Ala.

  • AMC commanding general visits Fort Sam Houston

    Mar 20, 2015

    An Army in transition and the potential impact of sequestration were among the key topics discussed by the commanding general of the Army Materiel Command during a visit here March 11 and 12.

  • AMC's commander 'humbled' by wounded warriors and families

    Mar 20, 2015

    Army Materiel Command's top leader Gen. Dennis L. Via visited with wounded warriors and their families where they receive state-of-the-art physical and emotional care during a recent trip to San Antonio.

  • AMC seeks to ignite a passion for federal service

    Mar 20, 2015

    The U.S. Army Materiel Command hosted the first-ever Academia Day for career counselors of universities, colleges, trade/vocational schools and other academic institutions here, March 20.

  • Army science advisor discusses technology issues at Lightning Forge

    Mar 18, 2015

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (March 18, 2015) -- A U.S. Army science advisor engaged with Soldiers during the Lightning Forge exercise to address equipment challenges.

  • Army's largest technical library collaborates to define its 21st century future

    Mar 17, 2015

    The board of directors for the largest science and technology library in the U.S. Army met March 11 at the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center.

  • Going the extra mile - LTF Kandahar civilians and contractors step it up to assist 33rd Mountain Bat

    Mar 17, 2015

    When people get a new vehicle, they usually expect to get an owner's manual with it. The same is true when MRAPs are issued to Soldiers - they get an operator's manual. So what do Romanian Soldiers receive when they will be using MRAPs in their mission? Thanks to the detective work of Dale L. French, a TACOM Engineering Logistics Assistance Representative assigned to Army Field Support Battalion-Afghanistan's Logistics Task Force Kandahar, they will get digital operator's manuals in their language.

  • Army Sustainment Command units complete Operation United Assistance mission

    Mar 17, 2015

  • Army Study Program Management Office Recognizes Brain Injury Awareness Month

    Mar 16, 2015

    March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month. This has been a hot issue for the Army for years, as Soldiers return from theater with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) resulting from combat. TBIs contribute to a substantial number of deaths and cases of permanent disability every year. The incidences of TBI in service members increased as the use of IEDs have become more prevalent on the battlefield. From the calendar year 2000 through the first quarter of 2011, over 200,000 service members had been identified as having sustained a TBI.

  • USASAC welcomes new command sergeant major

    Mar 16, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Dana S. Mason, Jr. assumed the duties as the U.S. Army Security Assistance Command's command sergeant major in a ceremony Friday at Bob Jones Auditorium. The ceremony was hosted by USASAC commander Maj. Gen. Mark McDonald.

  • Planning, execution and management of OCS critical to military operations

    Mar 16, 2015

    More than $30 billion was lost from contract waste and fraud during military contingencies in Iraq and Afghanistan from 2001 to 2011, according to a congressionally chartered Commission on Wartime Contracting report from 2011. The Commission concluded that the loss could have been avoided through proper oversight and management of contracted support. This has led to new Operational Contract Support doctrine.

  • Army civilians support warfighters down to the paint

    Mar 16, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Painter James Bell uses a pressure pot paint system with an air spray gun to optimize paint transfer and efficiency here.

  • AMC commander meets with Fort Hood leaders, troops

    Mar 16, 2015

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Gen. Dennis Via, commanding general of the U.S. Army Materiel Command, visited with Soldiers here March 9-10 to understand the challenges and concerns the III Corps command team is facing in terms of supporting the multiple ongoing missions at this sprawling Central Texas installation.

  • Watch, join the conversation as senior leaders discuss the future of the Army

    Mar 13, 2015

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. -- Senior leaders will discuss the challenges the Army faces and the way ahead for the future force during the upcoming 2015 Global Force Symposium and Exposition in Huntsville, Ala., March 31 to April 2.

  • RDECOM command sergeant major retires after 30 years of service

    Mar 13, 2015

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND (March 13, 2015) -- The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command honored Command Sgt. Maj. Lebert O. Beharie during his retirement ceremony March 12.

  • Future of Army Aviation: Q&A with AMCOM leader

    Mar 12, 2015

    Army aviators depend on the Aviation and Missile Command at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, to ensure aviation readiness with seamless transition to combat operations.

  • Acquisitions, accessions form Soldier support continuum

    Mar 12, 2015

    From the time young men and women develop a propensity to serve their nation to the years following fulfillment of their military commitments, contracting serves an enduring role in the support of Soldiers and their families.

  • Coldwater students visit ANAD, tour studio

    Mar 12, 2015

    Forty-two students from Coldwater Elementary visited Anniston Army Depot March 10. These fourth-graders are members of the school's Media Team, which broadcasts a five-minute news, sports and weather segment on the school's closed-circuit television system. During their visit, the students toured the studio where ANAD's Morning Show is produced to see the installation's broadcasting capabilities.

  • Developing a career

    Mar 12, 2015

    Michaela Haynes wasn't looking for permanent employment when she joined Anniston Army Depot's cooperative education program in 2006. At the time, she was looking for a job and a way to support herself. Knowing the installation had a variety of skill sets, she decided to begin where the cooperative education program placed her, then choose another career path.

  • Power of the patch: AMC liaisons are face to the field

    Mar 11, 2015

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Some of the newest members of the Army Materiel Command's Brigade Logistics Support Team are learning the power of the patch at BLST University.

  • Senior logistician develops next generation of leaders

    Mar 11, 2015

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- "Without logistics and communications, it's just camping," Army Materiel Command's top leader Gen. Dennis L. Via told more than 250 logistics officers March 9.

  • Army civilians support warfighters down to the paint

    Mar 5, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Painter Frank Decker touches up the floor and door jamb of an AN/ASM-146 Electronics Shop Van here.

  • NFL players, cheerleaders visit 402nd AFSB in Kuwait

    Mar 5, 2015

  • Responsible retrograde in Afghanistan

    Mar 4, 2015

    The last unit that acted as the U.S. Central Command Materiel Recovery Element in Afghanistan provides tips for successful retrograde operations.

  • Army's top safety officer makes first organic industrial base visit

    Mar 4, 2015

    McALESTER, Okla. -- The senior leader charged with overseeing safety and recommending policy to improve safety across the Army made a visit to McAlester Army Ammunition Plant (MCAAP), here, his first to any organic industrial facility in the Defense Department.

  • Pilot sites power up with new wireless networks, enhanced logistics, increased capabilities

    Mar 4, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Personnel here continue to bring increased wireless capabilities to installations throughout the Army Materiel Command after wrapping up installs at Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD), Corpus Christi, Texas; and Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center, Rock Island, Illinois.

  • Army Research Laboratory lays out science and technology priorities through 2019

    Mar 3, 2015

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is shaping its science and technology program to support the future direction of the Army in a way that is open and transparent to the workforce, sister organizations within the Army and potential partners across the world.

  • ACC staff shares 'Green Eggs and Ham,' other treats with local school

    Mar 3, 2015

    Army Contracting Command Soldiers and civilians participated in the 18th annual Read Across America March 2 as members of the command went to classrooms in a local school to support the national program.

  • AMC meteorologist predicts worldwide weather

    Mar 3, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Predicting the weather for one locale can be a daunting task, but an Air Force officer here is getting high accolades for calling conditions worldwide.

  • Army STEM program manager wins leadership award

    Feb 27, 2015

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 27, 2015) -- A former U.S. Marine has found a new way to serve his country -- by inspiring students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

  • ASC-ARE, Fort Hood Detachment, conducts M16 qualification

    Feb 27, 2015

  • Army acquisition product directors selected in first-ever board

    Feb 26, 2015

    Fourteen candidates from the Army Acquisition Corps were selected from the first-ever product director centralized selection board held Dec. 4-5, 2014, at Fort Knox, Kentucky. A talent management board of directors met Feb. 6 to approve the positions for the newly-selected product directors. Lt. Gen. Michael E. Williamson, Army director, Acquisition Career Management (DACM), presided over the board consisting of Mr. Craig A. Spisak, deputy Army DACM and the 12 program executive officers.

  • ASC historian facilitates discussion at veterans conference

    Feb 26, 2015

  • NDIA selects ATEC's OTC major as 2015 military tester of the year

    Feb 26, 2015

    The National Defense Industrial Association has selected Maj. Steve Power, U.S. Army Operational Test Command's Maneuver Support and Sustainment Test Directorate, as the 2015 Military Tester of the Year. Brig. Gen. Scott Spellmon, OTC commanding general, praised Power for his leadership and commitment to the Army's operational testing program.

  • McHugh details sequestration dangers, talks Army priorities

    Feb 25, 2015

    If sequestration triggers this year it will affect every person and mission the U.S. Army has, Army Secretary John McHugh said during a Defense Writer's Group breakfast, Feb. 25.

  • Congressman sees, touts innovation and change at Army's Benet Laboratories

    Feb 24, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The Army's Benét Laboratories leveraged an opportunity to tout the current state of U.S. Army weapons research and design to Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY). Tonko, who was selected earlier this month to serve on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, visited the Watervliet Arsenal in an effort to learn more about the Army's efforts in additive manufacturing.

  • Event highlights entry-level, 3-D scanning

    Feb 24, 2015

    Army Researchers are taking advantage of professional development sessions to advance knowledge.

  • Fort Bragg acquisition forecast attracts over 225

    Feb 24, 2015

    More than 225 business owners from throughout the southeastern United States turned out during a recent biannual acquisition forecast open house to learn about contract opportunities installation officials here expect to solicit in the coming months.

  • New process to save Army money, yield cheaper rounds

    Feb 24, 2015

    A new process at McAlester Army Ammunition Plant will make more recovered projectile bodies viable for reuse in the production of field artillery training rounds and provide the military with a cheaper and safer munition.

  • Natick leads aerial delivery joint team of the year project

    Feb 23, 2015

    The High Speed Container Delivery System Joint Capability Technology Demonstration, or HSCDS JCTD, Team has been chosen by the Office of the Secretary of Defense, or OSD, for the 2014 JCTD Team of the Year award.

  • SAVE THE DATE: Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering & Technology Symposium

    Feb 23, 2015

    Mark your calendars now for the 2015 Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering & Technology Symposium (GVSETS) & Advanced Planning Briefing for Industry (APBI), August 4-6, 2015, Novi, MI

  • Safety conscious organizations earn annual awards

    Feb 23, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Nicole Stevens, a purchasing agent here in the Army Contracting Command - Tobyhanna Division, uses a checklist to ensure contractors meet safety requirements. The organization earned the fiscal year 2014 Safety Area of the Year, Tenant Activity category.

  • Huntsvillian helped desegregate Marine Corps.

    Feb 23, 2015

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Approximately every three minutes a memory of World War II -- its sights and sounds, its terrors and triumphs -- disappears. Yielding to the passing of time, the men and women who fought and won the great conflict are now mostly in their 90s.

  • AMC Best Warrior re-ups for 3 years, hopes to fly

    Feb 23, 2015

    The U.S. Army Materiel Command's Noncommissioned Officer of the Year signed up for three more years of Army service, Feb. 20.

  • SDDC celebrates 50 years as Army command

    Feb 23, 2015

    By Sarah Garner, SDDC Public Affairs SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, ILLINOIS (February 23, 2015) -- The U.S. Army's Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, headquartered at Scott AFB, celebrated its 50th anniversary as an Army Command Feb. 15 and commemorated the occasion with a special event Friday at the Scott Club.

  • Army selects AMRDEC engineer for Senior Executive Service

    Feb 19, 2015

    Dr. Juanita M. Harris has been appointed as a member of the Senior Executive Service.

  • Army awards Watervliet Arsenal $15M to upgrade Abrams tanks

    Feb 19, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The Arsenal announced this week that it has received $15 million in new contracts to provide the U.S. Army with tank tubes, breech blocks, and breech mechanism assemblies as part of the Army's efforts to upgrade several hundred Abrams main battle tanks.

  • AFSBn-Afghanistan plays key role in historic title transfer of equipment directly to Afghan National

    Feb 17, 2015

    Army Field Support Battalion-Afghanistan, 4th Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade, completed the first phase of an historic mission to title transfer 155 MRAPs and 15 MRAP recovery vehicles to Afghan National Security Forces Feb. 14. Eleven vehicles with associated and basic issue items were signed for and prepared for ground movement. The equipment received Congressional approval for transfer as Excess Defense Articles that will enhance ANSF capabilities and readiness.

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