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2014-06-10 12:20:58

First-of-Its-Kind Power Generation System One of Two Honeywell Proposals to Receive Department of Defense Grants MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a $3.4-million project to help improve energy security and surety at Fort Bragg, N.C. The company will build a microgrid that uses advance controls to network new and existing backup generators on the U.S. Army post, the first application of this technology for a federal agency. The...

2014-06-04 12:21:08

BETHESDA, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy awarded OMNITEC Solutions, Inc., a five-year, $31 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract on June 2, 2014. Improving the acquisition planning and execution of Navy and Marine Corps Air programs is the mission of the broad spectrum of support services that OMNITEC will continue to provide with a focus on DoD, DoN, and Naval Aviation's goal of improved Affordability. These services support the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and...

2014-05-28 16:21:10

Solutions Company to Provide Research and Development for Technical Area Tasks RESTON, Va., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos [NYSE: LDOS], a national security, health and engineering solutions company, was awarded as a prime by the U.S. Air Force to provide research, development, testing and evaluation for homeland defense and security technical area tasks to the Department of Defense (DoD) community of interest. The cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, multiple-award,...

2014-05-21 16:24:36

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation's active-duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Memorial Day...

2014-05-21 08:22:17

Award Doubles Contract Ceiling to $6.6 Million ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that it has received a $3.3 million contract modification from the Department of Defense for its Art of Exploitation® cyber training and support. The contract's ceiling value has been raised to $6.6 million. The period of performance for this contract...

2014-05-20 16:21:07

Top Military Officials Agree that Forcing Military Installations to Allow Soldiers to Carry Loaded Weapons on Base is Dangerous; Amendment Would Override Current 22-year old Dept. of Defense Policy WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A dangerous amendment submitted this week by Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) to the National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 4435) would overturn a 1992 Department of Defense (DoD) policy and force the DoD and every military installation...

2014-05-14 12:21:55

DoD rule implements needed safeguards in procurement of electronic parts WASHINGTON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today applauded a newly finalized Department of Defense (DoD) rule that reduces the risk of counterfeit semiconductor products being used by our military by implementing needed safeguards in the procurement of semiconductors and other electronic...

2014-05-13 23:14:43

Clifford M. Maurer, former Commanding Officer, Naval Facilities Southwest, has joined the Marstel-Day Council of Advisors at the invitation of the company's president and founder, Rebecca R. Rubin. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Clifford M. Maurer, former Commanding Officer, Naval Facilities Southwest, has joined the Marstel-Day Advisory Council at the invitation of the company's president and founder, Rebecca R. Rubin. In making the announcement, Ms. Rubin cited the experience...

2014-05-13 23:09:38

Version 5.0 of the DoD Quality Systems Manual for Environmental Laboratories (QSM) was released on July 21, 2013 with a two and half year implementation plan. A2LA launched its Version 5.0 DoD ELAP program by offering assessment to the new requirements on January 1, 2014. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 A2LA is proud to announce the migration of its Department of Defense (DoD) Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) to Version 5.0. Version 5.0 of the DoD Quality Systems...

2014-05-13 16:26:20

Neal pens holistic guide customized for military professionals and DOD civilians MAITLAND, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In her new book, A Spiritual Health Assessment for Military and DOD Civilians ($11.99, paperback, 9781626972254; $5.99, e-book, 9781626972261) Beverly Neal provides a total holistic health assessment. The author single-handedly breaks common stigmas associated with the armed services. The information found in this book is invaluable, comes from years of...


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2012-06-18 02:28:12

Symbol: ENIS Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   EPBE2 Epidendrum belvederense Fawc. & Rendle   EPIST Epidendrum isochilum Rchb. f. var. tridens Rchb. f. Distribution: Encycliaisochila(Rchb. f.) D. Dod distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision...

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