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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...
Science and Technology Day allows networking, collaboration across the enterprise 07/26/17More than 600 attendees participated the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center's 10th annual Science and Technology Day networking event on May 11 at Picatinny Arsenal. read more...
3-D expeditionary kits allow Soldiers to solve mission needs quicker 07/25/17Engineers at Picatinny are developing 3-D expeditionary kits that would be used when needed to make specialty tools, spare parts, and other components to fill the time gaps between when parts break and when the replacement arrives from the original equipment manufacturers. read more...
With Soldier input, engineers gain valuable insights with ‘greening’ opportunity 07/21/17Two employees from the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development, and Engineering Center (ARDEC) recently participated in a “greening” excursion in which they interacted in situation training exercises with Soldiers from the New York Army National Guard, 1st Battalion 69th Infantry unit. read more...
Brazilian Army Science and Technology Director visits Picatinny 06/30/17PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Col. Jonathan Slater, Project Manager Close Combat Systems, discusses non-lethal capabilities with Brazilian Army Science and Technology Director, Gen. Juarez Cunha (left), while holding an XM-104 non-lethal hand grenade at Picatinny Arsenal on June 20. read more...
Eager to soak up knowledge, Picatinny kindergarteners learn how to mine for gems 06/08/17PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Kindergarteners enrolled in Picatinny Arsenal’s Child Youth Services School Age Services program experienced firsthand what it is like to be a geologist during a class on May 23. read more...
The road to providing a faster, more accurate mortar firing system 05/11/17Picatinny Arsenal engineer Michael Wright had the idea of developing an advanced fire control system for mortars that could be easily carried by the warfighter. Through perseverance, collaboration and crucial science and technology funding, Wright's system is closer to fielding. read more...
ARDEC fires ammo, grenade launcher created with 3-D printing 04/06/17Using additive manufacturing, Picatinny scientists and engineers have successfully manufactured and fired a grenade launcher and training round, a significant step on the path towards decreasing the time it takes engineers to research, develop, and manufacture ammunition and guns. read more...
Acting Army Secretary visits ARDEC 03/29/17The Hon. Robert M. Speer, the Army’s top civilian, visited Picatinny March 27 to gain a better understanding of how the installation contributes to the strategic readiness of the Army and Joint Force. read more...
ARDEC-backed high school teams compete in FIRST robotics competition 03/21/17Twenty-three Picatinny-sponsored high school robotics teams from area high schools met for the annual regional For Inspiration of Science and Technology (FIRST) robotics competition at Mount Olive High School in Flanders from March 10-12. read more...
ARDEC engineers double range with modified M777A2 Extended Range howitzer 03/07/17Picatinny Arsenal engineers have fired the newly modified M777A2 howitzer at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, completing the next step towards expanding the system's current firing range. read more...
Army moves forward to develop new laser-guided, precision mortar 03/03/17The Army has closed its initial solicitation phase for designs to create a next generation precision mortar that will allow Soldiers to put their rounds on target with extreme accuracy. read more...
Picatinny Arsenal celebrates African American Black History Month 03/02/17A panel of educators and community leaders led a discussion about some of the ongoing issues in education among young African American students. The panel was then followed by a performance by the Newark Boys Choir. The event was held February 28 in the Lindner Conference Center. read more...
Award-winning Picatinny engineer helps to promote STEM 02/17/17Aisha Haynes, shown second from left, is a mechanical engineer at Picatinny Arsenal, A native of Brooklyn, Haynes set her sights on engineering after a summer camp program where she met chemical engineers. read more...
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