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Army scientists to improve methods of detecting, decontaminating ricin

Army scientists to improve methods of detecting, decontaminating ricin

An envelope laced with ricin intended for the president of the United States was intercepted in April 2013 by law enforcement officials when protocols established for mail screenings revealed the threat of a biological weapon. Ricin is a highly toxic, […]


Army showcases energy-efficient technologies for warfighters

Army showcases energy-efficient technologies for warfighters

The Army displayed energy-efficient technologies in the Pentagon courtyard that are used or being developed to make Soldiers more effective on the battlefield. The G-4 Operational Energy team hosted the event Nov. 14, showcasing technologies such as a rigid wall […]


Energizing base camps of the future

Energizing base camps of the future

Innovations meant to improve Soldiers’ quality of life during deployments — while saving lives, fuel, water and money — were on display here Nov. 5, at the Army Base Camp Integration Laboratory. The Army Base Camp Integration Laboratory, or BCIL, […]


NSRDEC deploys energy-efficient tents for testing

NSRDEC deploys energy-efficient tents for testing

Wherever Soldiers go, shelters must go, too. These shelter systems must not only protect and provide comfort; they must also be as energy efficient as possible. Every time a base camp needs fuel delivered, that camp and its warfighters are […]


Army looks to blend cyber, electronic warfare capabilities on battlefield

Army looks to blend cyber, electronic warfare capabilities on battlefield

As new technologies emerge and new cyber and electronic warfare threats plague Soldiers in the field, U.S. Army scientists and engineers continue to define next-generation protocols and system architectures to help develop technology capabilities to combat these threats in an […]


Despite Budget Crunch, JLTV Purchase Plans Remain Unchanged

Despite Budget Crunch, JLTV Purchase Plans Remain Unchanged

Despite budget cuts, furloughs, sequestration, continuing resolutions, ongoing changes in force structure, and a government shutdown, both the Army and Marine Corps are committed to buying the same amount of Joint Light Tactical Vehicles they initially set out to purchase. […]


Poland Orders 307 AMV Rosomaks Vehicles

Poland Orders 307 AMV Rosomaks Vehicles

By 2019 the Polish army will get an additional three hundred and seven vehicles. The Agreement was signed in the presence of the Minister of National Defense Tomasz Siemoniak and Deputy Minister Waldemar Skrzypczak by the head of the Inspectorate […]


Army Looks to Blend Cyber, Electronic Warfare Capabilities On the Battlefield

Army Looks to Blend Cyber, Electronic Warfare Capabilities On the Battlefield

As new technologies emerge and new cyber and electronic warfare threats plague Soldiers in the field, U.S. Army scientists and engineers continue to define next-generation protocols and system architectures to help develop technology capabilities to combat these threats in an […]


Army leaders: Network, NIEs critical to future force

Army leaders: Network, NIEs critical to future force

After putting the tactical communications network “under pressure” in a realistic operational environment in order to quickly deliver a “digital guardian angel” to troops in Afghanistan, Army leaders said the Network Integration Evaluation process is adapting to drive continued innovation. […]


 
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