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ARDEC wins DOD award for innovative manufacturing 01/12/18An Army project management team was presented with the Defense Manufacturing Achievement Award at the recent Defense Manufacturing Conference held in Tampa, Florida, in December 2017. read more...
Automatic targeting system sets sights on improving hit probability 01/11/18PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - AIMLOCK aligns the target and the weapon's barrel automatically, eliminating aiming errors. The weapon free-floats independently in a protective exoskeleton with electromechanical actuators. The weapon direction is actively stabilized relative to the target. read more...
West Point cadets tour Picatinny Arsenal 12/12/17Approximately 30 cadets enrolled at the United States Military Academy at West Point visited Picatinny Arsenal on Nov. 30 and spoke with engineers from the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center. read more...
Picatinny Arsenal Ten Miler Team gives competition a run for their money 12/08/17Picatinny Arsenal sent 29 runners to the AUSA (Association of the United States Army) Ten Miler race held on Oct. 8 in Washington D.C. The Picatinny representatives were a mix of military, civilian, contractor, and military family members. read more...
To support readiness, Army team demonstrates ability to make essential parts with 3-D printing 11/28/17As a way to enhance mission readiness, a broad-based U.S. Army team joined forces to demonstrate the ability to manufacture essential parts using 3-D printing at the “point of need,” applying a system called Rapid Fabrication via Additive Manufacturing on the Battlefield or R-FAB. read more...
New Army facility expedites prototypes of experimental battlefield maintenance and equipment systems 11/14/17A new system integration facility at Rock Island Arsenal will help to provide quick turn-around prototyping for the delivery of experimental battlefield systems. Under the oversight of the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, the facility will help hasten innovation. read more...
Picatinny breaks ground on $8.4 million co-generation energy facility 11/09/17The new $8.4 million, 2-megawatt co-generation facility is one project of seven, totaling near $17 million. Each project is energy efficient and will make Picatinny less dependent on outside energy sources. read more...
Picatinny among large workgroup tackling problems of dense urban warfare 10/17/17Urban combat has historically been among the biggest, and most deadly, challenges for militaries. Nevertheless, populations throughout the world are increasingly moving more toward dense urban environments, making the prospects of equipping and training for the difficult terrain unavoidable. read more...
Picatinny leadership recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month 10/06/17PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Hispanic Heritage Month was celebrated and recognized during an Oct. 3 event featuring a panel discussion and Latin dance demonstrations in the Lindner Conference Center. read more...
New 40 mm grenades will result in more realistic, safer training 09/21/17The Program Executive Office Ammunition reached another milestone in the development of new 40 mm training grenades that will allow Soldiers and units to train more realistically and safely. read more...
Picatinny Arsenal remembers September 11 09/11/17PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - A 21-gun salute with three howitzers was part of a wreath ceremony here on Sept. 11 in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks on the United States. read more...
Army contracts for non-standard armaments valued at up to $500 million 09/06/17The U.S. Army awarded contracts valued at up to $500 million to four companies that will provide non-standard ammunition and mortar systems in support of U.S. military and allied collation partners. read more...
Run, hide, fight remain focus of active shooter training 08/31/17PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - In support of Anti-Terrorism Awareness Month (August),  an Army directed mandate, Tim Jordan, Chief of Operations for the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, conducted active shooter training on Aug. 23. read more...
Eagle 'lands' at Picatinny visitor center 08/14/17Leaders at Picatinny Arsenal formally unveiled on Aug. 9 a new, hand-crafted carving of an eagle at the installation’s visitor control center. (Photo by Tim Rider) read more...
PM CAS changes leadership 08/08/17Col. Willie Coleman relinquished responsibility of the Project Manager Combat Ammunition Systems organization to Col. Will McDonough during a change of management ceremony at Picatinny Arsenal July 20. read more...
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