Army Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X

Safe and well stocked: new technology for today’s forward operating bases

The US Army is evaluating 60 new technologies to help reduce fuel and water usage at forward operating bases as part of efforts to lower the number of convoys needed and hours soldiers are exposed to threats. Technologies include a nanogrid, shading systems and devices to extract water from the air. Simon Williams and Alex Flather took a closer look at the most promising options under consideration.

Go Top