PICATINNY ARSENAL

From Vietnam to Afghanistan, more than a half century of service to our nation comes to an end

Story by John Snyder on 06/01/2017 WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- This week, the Arsenal bid a fond farewell to its longest serving employee, Robert "Bob" Pfeil, who after 51 years of continuous service to the Army retired. To put Bob's service into perspective, his military career began as an industrial
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The road to providing a faster, more accurate mortar firing system

Story by Edward Lopez on 05/12/2017 PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. -- The need for faster and more accurate weapon systems continues to be a driving force in the research and development community supporting our warfighters. A notable outcome of this drive is an advanced mortar firing system, called the Weaponized Universal
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Logistics experts converge at Army arsenal to help it meet rising requirements

Story by John Snyder on 04/24/2017 WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. (April 2017) -- During a critical time in the early stages of sequestration in 2014, the Arsenal hosted a workload summit with senior leadership and subject matter experts from the Army's logistics fields to develop a strategy that would ensure the
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Historic ties between the American Legion, Arsenal, The Record renewed

Story by John Snyder on 04/12/2017 WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. (April 2017) -- The Arsenal workforce heard praise from a U.S. Army general who proclaimed that arsenals are the first line of defense for our country and therefore, the maintenance and efficiency of the arsenals should be of the first importance
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Historic ties between the American Legion, Arsenal, The Record newspaper renewed

Story by John Snyder on 04/07/2017 WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. (April 7, 2017) -- The Arsenal workforce heard praise from a U.S. Army general who proclaimed that arsenals are the first line of defense for our country and therefore, the maintenance and efficiency of the arsenals should be of the first
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CST trains with Picatinny firefighters

Story by MSgt Mark Olsen on 03/28/2017 Less than an hour and a half after arriving at Picatinny Arsenal, survey team members Staff Sgt. Nicky Lam and Sgt. Joe Bercovic entered a makeshift lab set up to make nerve gas. Eleven members of the New Jersey National Guard's 21st Weapo
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Army flies hoverbike prototype

Story by David McNally on 03/14/2017 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Jan. 17, 2017) The U.S. Army Research Laboratory and industry partners demonstrated the flying capabilities of a unique rectangular-shaped quadcopter during a visit from DOD officials at APG Jan. 10. Dr. William Roper, director of the Strategic Capabilities Office at
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Hard work pays off for depot employees, supervisors

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 02/23/2017 TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. Exemplary leadership and a can-do attitude are hallmarks of four individuals who repeatedly exceed expectations. Nicholas Caprioli and Randall Brown were selected Tobyhanna Army Depot's Supervisors of the Quarter for the fourth quarter of 2017. Joan Hardenstine and Kevin Berry
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Cold functions fusion

Story by CPT Richard Packer on 02/16/2017 FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska The annual week-long U.S. Army Extreme Cold Weather/High Altitude Symposium began here on Feb. 13 and focused the efforts and experience of subject matter experts from across the U.S. military, research and development and industry to assess cold weather operatio
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Carderock's MAKE Lab hosts Marine Corps Innovation Challenge winners

Story by Daniel Daglis on 02/15/2017 Sometimes the best ideas come from within. At least this is the concept behind the Marine Corps Innovation Challenge, which empowers Marines and Sailors to come up with fresh ideas to increase safety and efficiency for their unit or mission. Three of the winner
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Remembering New Jersey native killed at the Battle of Mogadishu

Story by LTC Frank Misurelli on 02/06/2017 EDITOR'S NOTE: The recent Veterans Day holiday served as a way for Public Affairs Specialist Frank Misurelli to write a commentary based on his memories of a fallen hero from New Jersey and his family: PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. -- They were told that
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