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Picatinny Arsenal engineers recently won an award for the redesign of 60 mm smoke and illumination mortar packaging that both saves the Army money and allows Soldiers quicker access to the rounds during battles.
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Peter DeMasi, deputy project manager for the Excalibur program, has been pretty busy recently. Under his leadership, the program executed 36 contract actions valued at $66 million, delivered more than 2,600 Excalibur projectiles to inventory valued a...
Brig. Gen. Patrick W. Burden, Picatinny Senior Commander and Deputy Program Executive Officer Ammunition, rang the morning bell at the New York Stock Exchange June 9, in celebration of the Army's 240th birthday.
In recognition of its success in insensitive munitions technology, an energetics team that included nine Picatinny Arsenal employees recently received a technical achievement award from NATO's Munitions Safety Information Analysis Center.
Picatinny develops about 90 percent of the lethality within the Army and a high percentage for the other services as well, Brig. Gen. Patrick W. Burden said. If it shoots - be it a tank, rifle, artillery or aircraft - that firepower most likely origi...
The Precision Guidance Kit (PGK), a program that turns 155 mm artillery rounds into near-precision projectiles, has reached another important milestone on its track to Full Rate Production (FRP).
Military working dogs provide valuable assistance to Soldiers as they perform a variety of duties. Personnel at Picatinny Arsenal have been part of an effort to give Army handlers equipment sets that help them keep the dogs healthier, safer and bette...
Chris Crouch, general manager at MCAAP for Raytheon Company, talks to Brig. Gen. Patrick Burden, Deputy Program Executive Officer Ammunition, and Col. Willie Coleman (far left), Project Manager Combat Ammunition Systems, about the Excalibur precision...
To evaluate performance at extremely cold temperatures, precision-guided projectiles were tested in sub-zero temperatures last month for the Precision Guidance Kit or PGK, which greatly increases the accuracy of 155 millimeter howitzer fires.


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