Primers

Michelman Introducing Slate of New Primers and OPVs at Labelexpo Americas 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman, an industry leader in the development of printing-press primers used in the production and printing of consumer and industrial packaging, paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials, will introduce a variety of new technologies at Labelexpo Americas 2016. The solutions are formulated specifically for label and packaging printing applications.Â- ...

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Radar Systems

Lockheed Martin to Bring Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense to Latest U.S., Korea and Japan Destroyers

$490 million contract paves way for Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense on new U.S. Navy destroyer, two Japanese Atago-class destroyers and three South Korea KDX-III destroyers MOORESTOWN, N.J. - The global Aegis fleet will expand in the U.S., Japan and the Republic of Korea under a $490 million deal with Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to bring integrated air and missile defense (IAMD) capabilities to...

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Missiles

Raytheon Receives $523 Million for Standard Missile-3 Production and Delivery

TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 3, 2016 - The U.S. Missile Defense Agency exercised a $523 million contract option with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to produce, test and deliver 47 Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB interceptors for operational testing and deployment. This is the fiscal year 2016 option under the $2,351,177,872 contract for Standard Missiles awarded to the company in 2015. The guided...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

PNL Awarded $3.6 Million in Army Contracts

MONONA, Wis. - Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) announced today that it has been awarded multiple contracts by the U.S. Army totaling $3.6 million. Under these contracts, PNL will build an advanced neutron radiography system to detect defective munitions and demonstrate the ability to use their neutron generators to detect and identify concealed explosive threats. The company will deliver an upgraded,...

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Communication Systems

Hughes Completes Operational Demonstrations of Military Portable Terminal

Rugged, Compact HM300 Successfully Tested over XEBRA Service GERMANTOWN, Md. - Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that its Defense and Intelligence Systems Division (DISD) has completed successful operational demonstrations of its HM300 portable terminal. Designed for military applications, the HM300 provides...

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Weapon Systems

Guided Glide Weapon engages targets on land and at sea.

Featuring Link-16 datalink, net-enabled Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 (JSOW C-1) provides fleet forces with flexible capability against high-value, stationary land targets as well as moving maritime targets at launch ranges up to 70 nautical miles from fighter. Link 16 allows launch platform, or alternate controller, to provide real-time target updates to weapon. In addition to enabling weapon to hit...

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Grinding Services

M&S Centerless Grinding Manufacturers Missile Wing Pins

A Tier-1 defense contractor rejected parts from their primary vendor for a high-end precision pin used to affix fins onto missiles. The rejection of the pins caused a delay in shipment of missiles to The Persian Gulf, and left them with no source for the pins after the primary vendor lost approved status. The Tier-1 contractor needed to ship missiles within 2 weeks otherwise late delivery...

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Custom Battery Pack for Precision Guided Firearm
Batteries

Custom Battery Pack for Precision Guided Firearm

Challenge Epec was approached to develop a custom battery pack for a precision guided commercial firearm scope. For this application, the battery packs needed to be designed for a weapons system similar to the target tracking and fire control found in advanced fighter jets. The technology that is inside these firearms is quite sophisticated. It was necessary that the battery packs powering the...

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