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Army eyes industry for energy efficiency alliances

Army eyes industry for energy efficiency alliances

DETROIT: To meet energy initiatives, cut costs, and to help better protect Soldiers, the Army is looking to industry for solutions and partnerships. Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal traveled to Detroit Aug. 26 to visit the Army’s […]


Canada Shortlists Bushmaster for Army TAPV Program

Canada Shortlists Bushmaster for Army TAPV Program

Thales Canada has welcomed the Canadian government’s announcement that the Bushmaster has been qualified for the next stage in selection process for the Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) Program. ”We are very pleased to have the opportunity to present the […]


US Army Orders Thermal Weapon Sights

US Army Orders Thermal Weapon Sights

LEXINGTON, Mass.: The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a $123 million contract for continued production of thermal weapon sights that improve situational awareness and survivability for men and women in combat. The order — the most recent under a […]


US Army Details Buffalo Mine Protected Clearance Vehicle Operations

US Army Details Buffalo Mine Protected Clearance Vehicle Operations

Each day across vast stretches of Iraq and Afghanistan, convoys leave the wire with a vital mission: route clearance. Soldiers assigned to this mission work to assure the mobility and resupply of forces. Riding in highly sophisticated and ultra-protected vehicles, […]


Army Engineers Develop Handheld IT for Battlefield

Army Engineers Develop Handheld IT for Battlefield

WASHINGTON: Engineers at the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s Communications-Electronics Center at Fort Monmouth, N.J., are designing handheld solutions that will give troops in the battlefield a strategic edge. “Today’s warfighters are facing an ever-changing, ever-adapting, ever-evolving enemy, […]


Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

BALTIMORE: What Soldiers need to be successful on the battlefield and how the technology should be developed were questions the Army and industry met to talk about during Panel Session One at the Team C4ISR Symposium in Baltimore recently. Technology […]


The U.S. Army Operating Concept

The U.S. Army Operating Concept

What is it? The newly published Army Operating Concept (AOC) is a key document in the Army Concept Framework that details how future Army forces will conduct operations as part of the joint force to deter conflict, prevail in war, […]


Army partners with industry to test futuristic technologies

Army partners with industry to test futuristic technologies

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md.: Employees from the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center’s Smoke and Target Defeat Branch, in support of the Joint Project Manager Nuclear Biological Chemical Contamination Avoidance Obscuration Team, recently hosted more than 50 interested parties during […]


Army Adjusts Ground Combat Vehicle Program Acquisition Strategy

Army Adjusts Ground Combat Vehicle Program Acquisition Strategy

Following a comprehensive review of its Ground Combat Vehicle program, the Army today announced that it has canceled the original contract solicitation and will issue a revised Request for Proposals (RFP) that will better ensure an achievable, affordable and timely […]


 
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