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Modular appliances to dramatically improve field feeding

Modular appliances to dramatically improve field feeding

A versatile new suite of modular appliances promises to make feeding Soldiers in the field a more energy-efficient, cleaner, cooler and quieter process. Product Manager Force Sustainment Systems, or PM FSS, and the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center’s […]


Natick engineer looks at football technology to improve helmets

Natick engineer looks at football technology to improve helmets

Whether someone absorbs a hit by an improvised explosive device or a charging linebacker, the effect can be devastating on the human brain. Knowing that, researchers from the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center are examining technology developed at […]


Army rolls out networked Capability Set 13

Army rolls out networked Capability Set 13

To meet the aggressive schedule the Army set for Capability Set 13 fielding, dozens of engineers and support personnel at the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center, in Warren, Mich., have spent the last six months immersed […]


Combat engineers tunnel into leveled buildings to save lives

Combat engineers tunnel into leveled buildings to save lives

Responding to a simulated improvised nuclear device in downtown Phoenix as part of the 2011 Arizona Statewide Vigilant Guard exercise, about 60 combat engineers from the 235th Engineer Company (Sapper), 579th Engineer Battalion, 49th Military Police Brigade, California Army National […]


Army engineer divers conduct annual training exercise

Army engineer divers conduct annual training exercise

A group of 85 Army engineer divers assigned to the 74th, 86th, 511th, 544th and 569th Engineer Dive Detachments, Special Troops Battalion, 7th Sustainment Brigade made the trek to Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., to conduct Deep Blue, an annual deep […]


Army building foundational software for COE

Army building foundational software for COE

The U.S. Army’s System of Systems Engineering effort has identified a number of computing environments through which to implement G6-defined standards, service officials said. When adopted into the foundational software and hardware, these standards defined by the Army’s chief information […]


University Engineers Tests Underground Border Security System

University Engineers Tests Underground Border Security System

Tucson AZ: A unique underground surveillance system tested by UA researchers could be used to watch the entire US-Mexico border continuously. The border-monitoring system, known as Helios, consists of laser pulses transmitted through fiber-optic cables buried in the ground that […]


Aerospace and Defense Industries Outsource Engineering Services to Cut Costs

Aerospace and Defense Industries Outsource Engineering Services to Cut Costs

NEW YORK: Pressures to reduce costs will be the primary drivers of decisions by aerospace and defense (A&D) companies to use external engineering services during the next two-to-three years, according to new Accenture research released today. Ninety percent of the […]


Army seeks technology development partnerships

Army seeks technology development partnerships

BEL AIR, Md: The Army’s scientific and engineering community showcased research and development contract opportunities during a two-day event June 16-17 at Harford Community College. “The showcase presentations will provide you with information about the many exciting changes and related […]


 
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