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 Defence Manufacturing Services http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/mines/defence-manufacturing-services/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/mines/defence-manufacturing-services/ Pearson Engineering offers sub-contract full vehicle assembly, integration and test services for tracked, wheeled, light, medium and heavy armoured vehicles, based at the site of manufacture for the current British Army heavy armoured fleet. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:10:00 GMT Pearson Engineering Sponsors Royal Engineers in 2017 Field Gun Competition http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/mines/pearson-engineering/presspearson-sponsors-royal-engineers-field-gun-competition.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/mines/pearson-engineering/presspearson-sponsors-royal-engineers-field-gun-competition.html Training has started for the annual Field Gun Competition in aid of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC) with 24 teams from the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Army aiming for victory at an event culminating on 3 June. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:33:00 GMT Indian Army to equip T-90 main battle tanks with new missile system http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsindian-army-to-equip-t-90-main-battle-tanks-with-new-missile-system-5906119 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsindian-army-to-equip-t-90-main-battle-tanks-with-new-missile-system-5906119 The Indian Army is reportedly planning to equip its fleet of T-90 main battle tanks with a third-generation missile system. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT United Electronic Industries Announces The Release Of Its Rugged And Flexible EtherCAT I/O Cubes http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/data_recording/uei-army/pressethercat-io-cubes-art.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/data_recording/uei-army/pressethercat-io-cubes-art.html United Electronic Industries (UEI) today announced its new line of EtherCAT compliant I/O cubes. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT US and South Korea begin Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-and-south-korea-begin-ulchi-freedom-guardian-2017-5906135 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-and-south-korea-begin-ulchi-freedom-guardian-2017-5906135 The US and South Korea have commenced Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017, a computer-simulated defense exercise for combat troops to be held from 21 to 31 August. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT TACO to Attend The Air, Space & Cyber Conference 2017 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/antennas/taco/presstaco-air-space-cyber-conference2017.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/antennas/taco/presstaco-air-space-cyber-conference2017.html TACO is pleased to be exhibiting at The Air Force Association's 2017 Air, Space & Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Maryland, US. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group awarded Boeing Performance Excellence Award http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/manufacture/marshall3/pressmarshall-boeing-performance-excellence-award.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/manufacture/marshall3/pressmarshall-boeing-performance-excellence-award.html Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group today announced that it has received a 2016 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT New 4075 Water Cooled High Power http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/new-4075-water-cooled-high-power/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/new-4075-water-cooled-high-power/ Barrett Communications has recently developed an advanced, high-powered high-frequency (HF) transmitter. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT BISALLOY® Protection Steel http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacture/bisalloy-protection-steel/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacture/bisalloy-protection-steel/ As a specialist supplier of quenched and tempered steel plate, Bisalloy is highly responsive and agile in partnering with our customers to meet their demands, specialised needs and market challenges in Australia and across the globe. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT US approves $1.25bn sale of HIMARS launchers to Romania http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-approves-125bn-sale-of-himars-launchers-to-romania-5904466 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-approves-125bn-sale-of-himars-launchers-to-romania-5904466 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential $1.25bn foreign military sale of high mobility artillery rocket systems (HIMARS) to Romania. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT RADA receives order for multi-mission hemispheric radars http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsrada-receives-order-for-multi-mission-hemispheric-radars-5904796 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsrada-receives-order-for-multi-mission-hemispheric-radars-5904796 RADA Electronic Industries has received an order for the delivery of multi-mission hemispheric radars (MHRs) to a key US military force. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Salute Targets-Steel Targets for the Military Industry http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/artillery/salute-targets/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/artillery/salute-targets/ Salute Targets (Salute) specialises in high-quality steel targets for military and law enforcement training operations. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Saab contracted to deliver BT46 training systems to Estonian Army http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssaab-contracted-to-deliver-bt46-training-systems-to-estonian-army-5905079 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssaab-contracted-to-deliver-bt46-training-systems-to-estonian-army-5905079 The Estonian Armed Forces has placed an order with Saab to deliver BT46 training systems for the CV9035 infantry fighting vehicle, in a bid to increase its training capacity. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Viento Sailors http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/soti-art/5544876826001.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/soti-art/5544876826001.html Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:05:00 GMT T-72 AMT Main Battle Tank http://www.army-technology.com/projects/t-72-amt-main-battle-tank/ http://www.army-technology.com/projects/t-72-amt-main-battle-tank/ T-72 AMT, an upgraded version of the T-72A main battle tank (MBT), was developed at the Kiev Armoured Plant based in Ukraine. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Army successfully launches Kestrel Eye electro-optical satellite http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-armys-kestrel-eye-electro-optical-satellite-launched-to-iss-5903894 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-armys-kestrel-eye-electro-optical-satellite-launched-to-iss-5903894 The US Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC) / Army Forces Strategic Command has announced the successful launch of the Kestrel Eye electro-optical micro satellite to the International Space Station (ISS). Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Spanish police kill five suspected terrorists in aftermath of terror attacks http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsspanish-police-kill-five-suspected-terrorists-in-aftermath-of-terror-attacks-5903624 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsspanish-police-kill-five-suspected-terrorists-in-aftermath-of-terror-attacks-5903624 Five suspected terrorists were killed today by Spanish police in the aftermath of a vehicle attack in Cambrils, which left six civilians and a police officer injured. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Javelin Joint Venture, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, L-3 Technologies http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-javelin-joint-venture-lockheed-martin-missiles-and-fire-control-l-3-technologies-5902109 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-javelin-joint-venture-lockheed-martin-missiles-and-fire-control-l-3-technologies-5902109 The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a three-year contract modification worth $133.91m to Javelin Joint Venture, a joint venture (JV) between Lockheed Martin and Raytheon Company, for Javelin containerised all-up rounds. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Legacy Appears in US Inc. 5000 List for Second Year Running http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/shelters/legacy-building-solutions-structures/presslegacy-inc-5000-list-second-year.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/shelters/legacy-building-solutions-structures/presslegacy-inc-5000-list-second-year.html Legacy Building Solutions is pleased to announce they have appeared in the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the US for the second year in a row. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT ADF completes blast tests on Rheinmetall’s Boxer and BAE’s AMV-35 vehicles http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsadf-completes-blast-tests-on-rheinmetalls-boxer-and-baes-amv-35-vehicles-5903965 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsadf-completes-blast-tests-on-rheinmetalls-boxer-and-baes-amv-35-vehicles-5903965 Rheinmetall’s Boxer and BAE Systems Australia’s AMV-35 vehicles have completed a final series of blast tests at the Australian Department of Defence's Proof and Experimental Establishment in Graytown, Victoria, Australia. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT