Army Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.army-technology.com web site http://www.army-technology.com/ en-us http://www.army-technology.com/ Army Technology-Updates http://www.army-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions-Scalable and Modular Technology for Critical Ground Capabilities http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/electronic/curtiss/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/electronic/curtiss/ Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions is a business unit of the Curtiss-Wright Controls Electronic Systems Group headquartered in Charlotte, NC (USA). Fri, 27 May 2016 14:23:00 GMT unival® group-Intelligence - Counter Measures - Physical Protection http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/protection/unival/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/protection/unival/ Unival® group is the consortium leader of a German group of security companies, specialising is governmental and corporate protection. We operate in more than 35 countries worldwide, with selected and professionally trained distributors that repr… Fri, 27 May 2016 14:18:00 GMT SPINNER-High-Frequency Rotary Joints and Hybrid Solutions http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/rotary/spinner-joints-slipr/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/rotary/spinner-joints-slipr/ SPINNER is the leading European manufacturer of high-frequency rotary joints, and has more than 40 years of experience in the industry. Fri, 27 May 2016 14:12:00 GMT COMLAB-THE SOLUTION FOR EFFICIENT RADIO JAMMING http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/jamming/comlab/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/jamming/comlab/ Comlab is a Swiss company that specialises in planning, developing, producing and installing turnkey high-frequency radio systems. Fri, 27 May 2016 14:05:00 GMT Component Connectivity Systems for Military Applications http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronic/component-connectivity-systems/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronic/component-connectivity-systems/ HUBER+SUHNER supplies components and systems that deliver electrical and optical connectivity for military operations. Fri, 27 May 2016 13:54:00 GMT Wheeled Armoured Vehicle PIRANHA 5 Loaded in Airbus A400M http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/vehicles/general-dynamics-european-land-systems-wheel/presspiranha-5-loaded-airbus.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/vehicles/general-dynamics-european-land-systems-wheel/presspiranha-5-loaded-airbus.html In April, General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) and Airbus Defence and Space (ADS) successfully demonstrated the load of a PIRANHA 5 8x8 Armoured Personal Carrier (APC) into an Airbus A400M cargo aircraft during an evaluation exercise. Fri, 27 May 2016 09:02:00 GMT Jacobs Engineering to provide enterprise IT support services to US Army http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-engineering-to-provide-enterprise-it-support-services-to-us-army-4904405 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-engineering-to-provide-enterprise-it-support-services-to-us-army-4904405 Jacobs Engineering has been contracted to provide enterprise IT support services to the US Army Programme Executive Office Missiles and Space (PEO MS). Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Milrem's TheMIS unmanned vehicle completes military tests in Estonia http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmilrems-themis-unmanned-vehicle-completes-military-tests-in-estonia-4905492 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmilrems-themis-unmanned-vehicle-completes-military-tests-in-estonia-4905492 Estonian defence equipment firm Milrem's autonomous ground vehicle, TheMIS, has successfully completed the first set of military tests. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: KEYW, Lockheed Martin, Navistar Defense http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-keyw-lockheed-martin-navistar-defense-4905486 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-keyw-lockheed-martin-navistar-defense-4905486 KEYW Holding Corporation has secured a five-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract worth $460m from the US Cyber Command to help support cyber missions. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Report: Asymmetric threats to bolster demand for ballistic protection systems http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsreport-asymmetric-threats-to-bolster-demand-for-ballistic-protection-systems-4903793 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsreport-asymmetric-threats-to-bolster-demand-for-ballistic-protection-systems-4903793 Evolving threat scenarios worldwide are driving military forces to adopt sophisticated ballistic protection technologies for troops operating in high-threat environments, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence (SDI). Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: TransDigm Group, Court Square Capital Partners, Stellar Capital Partners http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-transdigm-group-court-square-capital-partners-stellar-capital-partners-4904927 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-transdigm-group-court-square-capital-partners-stellar-capital-partners-4904927 TransDigm Group has agreed to purchase ILC Holdings from Behrman Capital for $1bn. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Rapid Deployment Shelters http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/field/rapid-deployment-shelters/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/field/rapid-deployment-shelters/ Rapid Deployment Shelters (RDS) are designed to fulfil multiple functions including: accommodation, catering (mess) tents, equipment storage, operational offices, maintenance workshops and aircraft shelters for the military, governmental, humanitaria… Thu, 26 May 2016 14:23:00 GMT Polartherm Company Brochure http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hvac/polartherm-company-brochure/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hvac/polartherm-company-brochure/ Polartherm is the leading manufacturer of air heating equipment in Northern Europe. We have developed, designed, and manufactured heating solutions for our customers based on their requirements for 40 years. Thu, 26 May 2016 14:15:00 GMT Almamet Company Brochure http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/camouflage/almamet-company-brochure/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/camouflage/almamet-company-brochure/ Founded in 1983, Almamet installed its first state-of-the-art production facility in Turkey, producing magnesium powders and granules for the pyrotechnic and chemical industries. Thu, 26 May 2016 14:15:00 GMT Containerised Solutions for Ground Fuel Handling http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/ground-fuel-handling/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/ground-fuel-handling/ Among AMA Spa's various containerised solutions, the CSDS and MSA systems are two of the most successful products. Thu, 26 May 2016 10:21:00 GMT Rational Solutions in Challenging Situations http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/ama-rational-solutions-challenging-situations/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/logistics/ama-rational-solutions-challenging-situations/ The AMA containerised systems are 'self sustained' units designed and manufactured to transport, transfer, dispense and collect a variety of fluids in support to military operations within the field. Thu, 26 May 2016 10:14:00 GMT The New Generation of HF SDR http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/new-generation-hf-sdr/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/new-generation-hf-sdr/ Barrett Communications has developed a new HF Software-Defined Radio (SDR) transceiver, the Barrett 4050 HF SDR, which incorporates a new generation of technology. Thu, 26 May 2016 10:03:00 GMT Reshaped priorities: US defence budget 2017 http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurereshaped-priorities-us-defence-budget-2017-4872561/ http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurereshaped-priorities-us-defence-budget-2017-4872561/ US Department of Defense (DoD) has announced that the president would seek a $582.7bn defence budget for 2017 and reshape spending priorities to address five evolving challenges, including Russian aggression in Europe, the rise of China in the Asia P… Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Amnesty calls for investigation over use of UK cluster bomb in Yemen http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsamnesty-calls-for-investigation-over-use-of-uk-cluster-bomb-in-yemen-4904260 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsamnesty-calls-for-investigation-over-use-of-uk-cluster-bomb-in-yemen-4904260 Amnesty International has called for an immediate investigation into allegations that the Saudi Arabia-led coalition has used UK-manufactured cluster bombs in Yemen. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT CITT rules in favour of Oshkosh Defense over MSVS SMP contract award decision http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscitt-rules-in-favour-of-oshkosh-defense-over-msvs-smp-contract-award-decision-4904268 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscitt-rules-in-favour-of-oshkosh-defense-over-msvs-smp-contract-award-decision-4904268 Oshkosh Defense has won the legal conflict over a medium support vehicle system (MSVS) standard military pattern (SMP) contract award decision by the Canadian Department of National Defence. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT