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 Savox to Exhibit at IDEX 2017 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/data_management/savox-communications/presssavox-exhibit-idex-2017.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/data_management/savox-communications/presssavox-exhibit-idex-2017.html Savox Communications will be exhibiting at this year's International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) between 19-23 February. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:06:00 GMT Deals this week: BAE Systems, Oshkosh Defense, General Dynamics http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bae-systems-oshkosh-defense-general-dynamics-5720192 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bae-systems-oshkosh-defense-general-dynamics-5720192 BAE Systems has received a $542m contract to supply 145 M777 ultra-lightweight howitzers to the Indian Army. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Decisive Analytics to provide software engineering support to US DASD(SE) http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdecisive-analytics-to-provide-software-engineering-support-to-us-dasdse-5720158 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdecisive-analytics-to-provide-software-engineering-support-to-us-dasdse-5720158 Decisive Analytics has received a task order to support the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Systems Engineering (DASD(SE)) in the US. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Leidos to continue simulation and training support for US Army http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsleidos-to-continue-simulation-and-training-support-for-us-army-5720154 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsleidos-to-continue-simulation-and-training-support-for-us-army-5720154 Leidos has been contracted to continue to support the US Army Program Executive Office – Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Tecimer Mobile Solar RO Water Purification Unit http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater-treatment/tecimer-water-purification-unit/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/wastewater-treatment/tecimer-water-purification-unit/ The Tecimer mobile solar RO water purification unit harnesses the sun's solar energy to produce approximately 300L/hr of potable water, without requiring any outsource power supply. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:30:00 GMT Italian Army's UH-90 helicopters complete 3,000 flight hours in Afghanistan http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsitalian-armys-uh-90-helicopters-complete-3000-flight-hours-in-afghanistan-5719955 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsitalian-armys-uh-90-helicopters-complete-3000-flight-hours-in-afghanistan-5719955 NH Industries has announced that the Italian Army's UH-90 helicopters have achieved 3,000 flight hours in support of an aerial reconnaissance mission in Afghanistan. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Minirex Tactical Robot http://www.army-technology.com/projects/minirex-tactical-robot/ http://www.army-technology.com/projects/minirex-tactical-robot/ The minirex lightweight tactical robot is developed by Lobaev Robotics, which is owned by Russian weapons manufacturer KB Integrated Systems. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT RADA to supply radar system to undisclosed Far-East country http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsrada-to-supply-radar-system-to-undisclosed-far-east-country-5719962 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsrada-to-supply-radar-system-to-undisclosed-far-east-country-5719962 RADA Electronic Industries is to supply its multi-mission hemispheric radar-based (MHR) RPS-42 radar system to an undisclosed Far-East country. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ammo Theft Leads to Unique Security Challenges http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/armag-corporation/pressammo-theft.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/armag-corporation/pressammo-theft.html The robust construction of the Armag magazine provided the required physical security, while the two compartment storage areas provides independent access to each military's ammunition. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT New EU counter-terrorism laws are major blow to human rights, says Amnesty International http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsnew-eu-counter-terrorism-laws-are-major-blow-to-human-rights-says-amnesty-5719850 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsnew-eu-counter-terrorism-laws-are-major-blow-to-human-rights-says-amnesty-5719850 A new report from Amnesty International has claimed that the new counter-terrorism laws being implemented across EU member states are a breach of human rights. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT SmartPlanes Announces Delivery of Drones to US Army Corps of Engineers http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/smartplanes-army/presssmartplanes-drones-us-army-corps-engineers.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/smartplanes-army/presssmartplanes-drones-us-army-corps-engineers.html After presentations held with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), SmartPlanes has received orders for its fixed wing Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Freya, equipped with multiple sensors. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:30:00 GMT BAE develops new laser-developed atmospheric lens for observing enemy activities http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsbae-develops-new-laser-developed-atmospheric-lens-to-spy-enemy-activities-5719111 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsbae-develops-new-laser-developed-atmospheric-lens-to-spy-enemy-activities-5719111 BAE Systems is developing a new laser solution in order to enhance commanders’ ability to observe enemy activities over greater distances. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Singaporean soldiers begin Thunder Warrior exercise in New Zealand http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssingaporean-soldiers-begin-thunder-warrior-exercise-in-new-zealand-5718827 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssingaporean-soldiers-begin-thunder-warrior-exercise-in-new-zealand-5718827 Singaporean soldiers are participating in this year's Thunder Warrior exercise in New Zealand, a move that could strengthen bilateral defence cooperation between the countries. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US Army begins live-fire accuracy screening test of M1A2 Abrams tanks http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-begins-live-fire-accuracy-screening-test-of-m1a2-abrams-tanks-5719123 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-begins-live-fire-accuracy-screening-test-of-m1a2-abrams-tanks-5719123 US Army soldiers are conducting a live-fire accuracy screening test (LFAST) prior to live-fire gunnery training in Poland. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT GuS Glass and Safety-Tank Periscopes and Bullet-Resistant Glass and Repair Services http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/ballistic_protection/gus-glass-safety/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/ballistic_protection/gus-glass-safety/ GuS Glass and Safety supplies periscopes and bullet-resistant glass and is an original equipment manufacturer of the German Army. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT 3M Personal Safety Division: Military Applications http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/3m-personal-safety-division-military-applications/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/3m-personal-safety-division-military-applications/ 3M, a world leader in safety and protective equipment, is proud to have the PELTOR™ brand range as part of its product offering. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:48:00 GMT SmartPlanes Instructions - Assembly Freya http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/smartplanes-army/5285051829001.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/smartplanes-army/5285051829001.html Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:33:00 GMT IDE: Implementation of NATO Exercises Execution System http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/intracom/presside-implementation-nato-exercises-execution-system.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/intracom/presside-implementation-nato-exercises-execution-system.html Τhe delivery from INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) to NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI) of the Enhanced Control and Display System (ECDS) was successfully completed in mid-December 2016, a project awarded to IDE after an international tender… Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:49:00 GMT OVL Exhibiting with UAE Partner at IDEX 2017 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/hydraulics/optimum-vehicle-logistics/pressovl-exhibiting-uae-partner-idex-2017.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/hydraulics/optimum-vehicle-logistics/pressovl-exhibiting-uae-partner-idex-2017.html OVL is co-exhibiting with its distinguished UAE partner TRUST INTERNATIONAL GROUP at IDEX 2017, between 19-23 February in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:32:00 GMT FORTS Medical Launches World’s Fastest Emergency Medical Facilities http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field_hospitals/forts-usa/pressforts-medical-launches-emergency-medical-facilities.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field_hospitals/forts-usa/pressforts-medical-launches-emergency-medical-facilities.html FORTS Medical, manufacturer of portable medical facilities for emergency and remote sites, announced the launch of its new Field Hospital System and associated website www.fortsmedical.com. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:25:00 GMT