ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT

Sustainable energy projects help Army garner award

Story by Gary Sheftick on 01/03/2019 ASHINGTON -- A solar power plant with energy-storage capability that went online this year at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, and a biofuel power plant at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, were among projects that helped the Army gain recognition in 2018 with an award from the Federal
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Santa's elves work at ANAD

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 12/14/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- The depot delivered Christmas presents for 180 children in protective custody with the Calhoun County Department of Human Resources Dec. 13. The presents will be distributed to the families by DHR case workers in time to be opened o
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Veterans Day Ceremony held at ANAD PFC

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 11/15/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- Lt. Col. Roshun Steele, commander of the Anniston Munitions Center, spoke at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Anniston Army Depot Nov. 8 at the Physical Fitness Center. Speaking to a large crowd of employees from throughout the depot
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ANAD provides rapid response for M4 modifications

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 11/15/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- The depot, once again, lived up to its reputation as the Pitcrew of the American Warfighter as it quickly responded to a need to modify M4/M4A1 main selector levers on-site. "An unintended discharge/failure to fire issue arose when the
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CO recaps FY2018 during town hall

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 10/18/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- The depot ended fiscal year 2018 with progress made in the areas of performance to promise, safety and continuous process improvement. Col. Joel Warhurst, the depot's commander, highlighted each of these areas during his Oct. 10 town hall meeting.
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Old ally, like-new equipment

Morocco strengthens its capacity to stabilize region and fight terrorism through partnership with U.S. by Terri Stover, USASAC Public Affairs The Kingdom of Morocco is currently the largest U.S. weapons buyer in the 53-country region covered by U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM). U.S. assistance to Morocco enhances its capacity to promote
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Depot signs partnerships

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 09/20/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- Depot Commander Col. Joel Warhurst signed five agreements signifying the installation's continued relationship with local municipalities and educational institutions Sept. 13 at the Oxford Civic Center. The community partners include Gadsden State Community College, Jacksonville State University, the city
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Electronics experience crucial to Anniston Army Depot mission

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 09/06/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- Knowledge and experience are a key component to the repair and overhaul processes performed by Anniston Army Depot's electronic integrated systems mechanics. The men and women in the electronics field at ANAD typically repair every type of electronic component
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Four-star general takes Meet Your Army to Birmingham

Story by Kari Hawkins on 08/29/2018 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Speaking with conviction, Gen. Gus Perna, commander of the Army Material Command, told a group of Birmingham business, political and community leaders that the Army needs their support and partnership to ensure it remains the greatest, strongest, smartest and most professional
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Quality tops in hydraulics shop

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 08/23/2018 by Jennifer Bacchus, ANAD PAO ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- For a vehicle to operate properly, its components have to work well. The men and women of the Hydraulic Systems Branch know this and keep their focus on quality products. "A lot of component
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Playful upgrades at ANAD's CDC

Story by Jennifer Bacchus on 08/08/2018 ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. The depot's Child Development Center broke ground earlier this year on new playground equipment and the transformation is almost complete. Weather permitting, in about a month, the CDC's infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school age children will have new equipment to
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