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'Picatinny Arsenal celebrates 242nd birthday of U.S. Army' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - The Defense Contract Management Agency Springfield, headquartered at Picatinny Arsenal, hosted a 242nd U.S. Army birthday celebration on June 14 for installation employees and families.
'Human Trafficking 101:  Education and Awareness' onerror='this.style.display =
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Keyla Munoz, a Victim Specialist with the FBI's Newark Field Office, visited Picatinny Arsenal, June 7, where she provided a briefing on human trafficking education and awareness.
'Eager to soak up knowledge, Picatinny kindergarteners learn how to mine for gems' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, June 8, 2017 PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Kindergarteners enrolled in Picatinny Arsenal’s Child Youth Services School Age Services program experienced firsthand what it is like to be a geologist during a class on May 23.
'Two M777A2 howitzers arrive in India' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, June 8, 2017 Two M777A2 howitzers arrived in India May 19 in preparation for live fire testing that will enable engineers to create firing tables compatible with Indian ammunition.
'Human Trafficking 101: Education and Awareness' onerror='this.style.display =
Monday, June 5, 2017 A victim specialist with the FBI’s Newark, New Jersey, field office will hold a human trafficking education and awareness seminar on June 7 in the Lindner Conference Center.
'Picatinny Arsenal's Frog Falls Water Park opens Memorial Day weekend' onerror='this.style.display =
Friday, May 26, 2017 PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Picatinny Arsenal's award-winning water park, Frog Falls, will open for it's 18th season, May 27. Before the official summer kickoff, installation military leadership make sure the equipment passes the "field test."
'Veterans remembers fallen New Jersey service members' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Veterans with American Legion Post 344, Rockaway, N.J., replaced flags at the installation's New Jersey Fallen Heroes Memorial Trees, May 23.
'The road to providing a faster, more accurate mortar firing system' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, May 11, 2017 Picatinny Arsenal engineer Michael Wright had the idea of developing an advanced fire control system for mortars that could be easily carried by the warfighter. Through perseverance, collaboration and crucial science and technology funding, his system is closer to fielding.
'The road to providing a faster, more accurate mortar firing system' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, May 11, 2017 Picatinny Arsenal engineer Michael Wright had the idea of developing an advanced fire control system for mortars that could be easily carried by the warfighter. Through perseverance, collaboration and crucial science and technology funding, Wright's system is closer to fielding.
'Picatinny team receives Defense Department’s top logistics award' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 The Department of Defense’s top civilian for materiel readiness presented a Picatinny Arsenal organization with the 2016 Secretary of Defense Performance Based Logistics (PBL) System Level Award on April 26.
'Picatinny participates in scout fishing day' onerror='this.style.display =
Friday, April 21, 2017 A Scout gets a hands-on experience with the M119A3 Lightweight Howitzer during an opening day fishing event April 8, at Mount Hope Pond in Rockaway, New Jersey.
'Picatinny resident Jack Rickey, New Jersey Military Youth of the Year, promotes importance of Picatinny Teen Center' onerror='this.style.display =
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Picatinny Arsenal resident Jack Rickey was named the 2015 “New Jersey Military Youth of the Year,” when he was 16 years old.
'Picatinny fires ammo, grenade launcher created with 3-D printing' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, April 6, 2017 Using additive manufacturing, Picatinny scientists and engineers have successfully manufactured and fired a grenade launcher and training round, a significant step on the path towards decreasing the time it takes engineers to research, develop, and manufacture ammunition and guns.
'Acting Army Secretary visits Picatinny' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 The Hon. Robert M. Speer, the Army’s top civilian, visited Picatinny March 27 to gain a better understanding of how the installation contributes to the strategic readiness of the Army and Joint Force.
'Picatinny-backed high school teams compete in FIRST robotics competition' onerror='this.style.display =
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Twenty-three Picatinny-sponsored high school robotics teams from area high schools met for the annual regional For Inspiration of Science and Technology (FIRST) robotics competition at Mount Olive High School in Flanders from March 10-12.
'Picatinny photo album previews weekend's Mount Olive robotics event' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, March 9, 2017 This year, 23 Picatinny-sponsored high school robotics teams from area high schools plan to meet for the annual regional For Inspiration of Science and Technology (FIRST) robotics competition at Mount Olive High School in Flanders from March 10-12.
'Picatinny engineers double range with modified M777A2 Extended Range howitzer' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Picatinny Arsenal engineers have fired the newly modified M777A2 howitzer at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, completing the next step towards expanding the system's current firing range.
'Army moves forward to develop new laser-guided, precision mortar' onerror='this.style.display =
Monday, March 6, 2017 The Army has closed its initial solicitation phase for designs to create a next generation precision mortar that will allow Soldiers to put their rounds on target with extreme accuracy.
'Picatinny Arsenal celebrates African American Black History Month' onerror='this.style.display =
Thursday, March 2, 2017 A panel of educators and community leaders led a discussion about some of the ongoing issues in education among young African American students. The panel was then followed by a performance by the Newark Boys Choir. The event was held February 28 in the Lindner Conference Center.
'Picatinny team wins Secretary of Defense Logistics Award' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 The Department of Defense announced Nov. 17 that the Project Manager Towed Artillery Systems at Picatinny Arsenal had been awarded the 2016 Secretary of Defense Performance Based Logistics (PBL) System Level Award for their efforts creating a competitive procurement contract that improved M777A2 Tow
'Award-winning Picatinny engineer helps to promote STEM' onerror='this.style.display =
Friday, February 17, 2017 Aisha Haynes, shown second from left, is a mechanical engineer at Picatinny Arsenal, A native of Brooklyn, Haynes set her sights on engineering after a summer camp program where she met chemical engineers.
'ARDEC engineers at Benet Laboratories enhance crew safety, lethality with large caliber muzzle brake' onerror='this.style.display =
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Engineers at Watervliet Arsenal have designed the 105mm Low Blast Overpressure Muzzle Brake or LBOP, which is the first large caliber muzzle brake designed specifically for an existing gun system.
'Picatinny engineers advancing Component Miniaturization' onerror='this.style.display =
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Picatinny engineers have been making advancements in an initiative called "Component Miniaturization" with a focus on making armament systems more precise, energy efficient, scalable and effective.
'Picatinny researchers develop safer, less expensive variation of infrared illuminant cartridge' onerror='this.style.display =
Friday, January 20, 2017 Engineers at Picatinny Arsenal have developed a new pyrotechnic formulation for the 40mm M992 Infrared Illuminant cartridge.This new formulation solves logistical issues with procurement and improves the overall manufacturing process.
'Picatinny team receives Defense Department’s top acquisition award' onerror='this.style.display =
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 The Department of Defense recognized the Program Executive Office (PEO) Ammunition at Picatinny Arsenal for developing an innovative strategy to meet the surging demands of supplying ammunition to our coalition partners, while ensuring competition and keeping costs low.