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2013-10-08 23:25:02

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: World Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) Technologies Market 2013-2023. London (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Report Details The threat of explosive devices to governments, private companies and the public continues to drive the explosive detection market. The maturation of such devices has led to their adoption worldwide as a counter to this. Screening requirements have driven the market forward with large purchases from governments and...

2013-10-03 23:04:58

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The 20 Leading Companies in the Natural Gas Market 2013: Competitive Landscape Analysis. London (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Report Details The natural gas market is currently undergoing a period of rapid transition, marked by a significant boom in gas production. Technological advances such as directional well drilling and hydraulic fracturing have considerably increased gas production in North America, where abundant gas supplies...

2013-09-05 23:05:06

Foundation Supports New Retreat for Wounded Military and Their Families in Bluemont, Virginia Bluemont, Virginia (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Boulder Crest Retreat, a 37- acre privately funded Loudoun County facility with accommodations and recreational services aimed at helping wounded warriors and their families recover and heal, has just received a $1,500,000 pledge from the Clark Charitable Foundation and Clark Construction Group in honor of A. James Clark. “Supporting our veterans...

2013-09-03 08:29:23

37-Acre Country Sanctuary Dedicated to Fellow Warriors and Their Families from Veteran BLUEMONT, Va., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boulder Crest Retreat, (http://www.bouldercrestretreat.org) the first-of-its-kind rural wellness center for wounded military warriors and their families, will celebrate its grand opening on Friday, September 6, just 60 miles outside of Washington, D.C. in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Retreat supplements outpatient treatment and...

2013-05-24 23:21:13

With Memorial Day coming up Funeral Financials asks American´s to take the money they would have spent on beer and donate it to an EOD Scholarship fund. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 Funeral Financials is encouraging American´s to donate their beer money this Memorial Day to the EOD Memorial Foundation Funeral Financials considers EOD´s from the US Military to be the greatest victims from the war. According to MarineEOD.com, bomb disposal in the United States originated...

2012-08-31 10:20:37

LONDON, Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) welcomed the Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology, Peter Luff MP, to the company's production facility for unmanned ground systems in Coventry, U.K. The visit marks the in-service date with the British Army of CUTLASS, the next generation of remotely controlled vehicle for hazardous duty operations developed for the Ministry of Defence (MoD). Photos accompanying this release are available at...

Device That Preserves Evidence While Dismantling Pipe Bomb
2012-08-17 09:33:21

Mobile mechanism from Homeland Security dismantles a pipe bomb while preserving the evidence The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's (S&T) new low-cost device for dismantling dangerous pipe bombs may look like a tinkerer's project, but that's no accident. The Semi Autonomous Pipe Bomb End-cap Remover (SAPBER) is unassuming in appearance, but sophisticated enough to preserve the forensic evidence needed to track down the perpetrator. "From ten...

2012-03-06 04:48:00

LONDON, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 6th annual Counter-IED event returns to London to unite senior military personnel from the international C-IED community. This year there will be representation from countries including US, UK, Germany, Poland, and New Zealand who will be gathering to discuss the key C- IED issues. This year's event will explore the themes around Attack the Network, Train the Troops and Defeat the Device. Brigadier General Mark Wise, from the US Marine...

2011-11-08 06:50:00

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) to provide technology and systems engineering services to the Joint Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) Counter IED Operations/Intelligence Integration Center (COIC). The multiple-award,...

2011-07-22 14:51:27

Designed to cut the 50 pounds of battery devices hauled by the Navy's explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) teams, the Office of Naval Research's (ONR) TechSolutions Program has developed a lightweight power system, which was delivered July 22. Responding to a request from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training and Evaluation Unit (EODTEU) 2 to create a lightweight power device to charge their specialized equipment, TechSolutions partnered with Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane, Ind., and...