TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT NEWS

Virtual reality enhances depot training system for painters

Story by Danielle Weinschenk on 09/04/2019 Recent hi-tech upgrades to a depot training system are earning rave reviews for their "remarkably lifelike" recreation of military asset refinishing operations. Since 2008, Tobyhanna has used the Spray Technique Analysis and Research for Defense (STAR4D) system, which originated from a University of Norther
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Virtual reality enhances depot training system for painters

Story by Danielle Weinschenk on 09/04/2019 Recent hi-tech upgrades to a depot training system are earning rave reviews for their "remarkably lifelike" recreation of military asset refinishing operations. Since 2008, Tobyhanna has used the Spray Technique Analysis and Research for Defense (STAR4D) system, which originated from a University of Norther
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Soldier's skills, abilities stand out among peers

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 08/19/2019 An Army instructor's love of education helps Soldiers realize their full career potential in the information technology field. Sgt. 1st Class Thomas Flannery was named Tobyhanna Army Depot's Warfighter of the Quarter for the fourth quarter of 2019 during a ceremony yesterday at the
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Military benefits topic of discussion at depot event

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 08/19/2019 The day started early for the lawyers and paralegal who volunteered services to help visitors attending Tobyhanna Army Depot's annual Retiree Appreciation Day event on Saturday. Military retirees from all branches of service started filling seats in the packed house long before the ceremony
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Depot expands project management initiative, reaps benefits

Story by Danielle Weinschenk on 08/15/2019 Tobyhanna recently expanded its implementation of Project Management, allowing another 29 employees to gain industry-standard training and streamlining operational processes across the organization. Project Management principles and the associated Project Management Professional (PMP) certification were established by the Project Management Institute in 1969. The
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CECOM's Depot Maintenance Forward Ramps Up Readiness

Story by Greg Mahall on 07/31/2019 CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea - Deployed units, across the globe, and even in CONUS, are accustomed to long waits when certain C5ISR equipment has to be returned all the way to Tobyhanna Army Depot for overhaul maintenance. For a unit at Camp Humphreys, for
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Tobyhanna recognizes current, past interns on National Intern Day

Story by Danielle Weinschenk on 07/25/2019 Team Tobyhanna applauds the contributions of dozens of student trainees hired to perform a variety of jobs that impact Army readiness. Today is National Intern Day. Created in 2017, the holiday is dedicated to recognizing and celebrating future leaders. Officials here have employed more
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Cyber vs. Drone

Small drones are increasingly a threat to Soldiers. A new cyber-enabled system provides a key countermeasure. by Nancy Jones-Bonbrest In the desert of the National Training Center, Soldiers got an opportunity to try something completely new. Along with the challenges of 14 grueling days of force-on-force and live-fire training exercises,
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Attitude, dedication lead to recruiter's success

Story by Thomas Robbins on 07/22/2019 A fear of failure is the motivation behind the success of a local recruiter. Staff Sgt. Haley Wilson was named Tobyhanna Army Depot's Warfighter of the Quarter for the third quarter of 2019 during a ceremony at the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders baseball team military appreciatio
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Video chat technology transforms ACS, fosters readiness

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 07/16/2019 The Army Community Services (ACS) lifeline between Tobyhanna Army Depot and Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, went live earlier this summer rebooting a series of programs lost to budget cuts in 2017. The inventive workaround, developed by depot experts, gives eligible personnel stationed at Picatinny
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Workforce recognizes successful supervisors

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 07/09/2019 Great leaders are well-known for motivating their teams, creating trust and empowering others to achieve greatness. These character traits exemplify the careers of three veteran Tobyhanna Army Depot supervisors. Senior leaders and peers applauded Chet Schultz, chief of the Navigation Systems and Flight Control
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