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2010-06-25 09:58:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Joseph D. Wienand was officially appointed technical director of the U. S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), the premier national resource for chemical and biological defense, June 20. He served as acting technical director after serving as the organization's Director of Program Integration since May. As technical director, Wienand is responsible for more than 1,800 Department of the Army civilians, soldiers and on-site...

2010-03-02 06:50:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) to support the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), and other customers, with CBRNE (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosive) support services. The multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a five year period...

2010-02-16 13:03:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Camber Corporation was selected as a Prime Contractor for the $485 million five-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract in the full and open, large business category of competition. Camber will provide Engineering Support, Research & Technology (R&T) Support, and Program and Integration Support to the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) and other customers throughout the Chemical, Biological, Radiological Nuclear...

2009-06-30 13:06:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command Contracting Center (RDECOM CC) issued requests for proposals Wednesday, June 24, for a $485 million contract vehicle that will streamline the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosive (CBRNE) defense development cycle. The new contract vehicle will be used to support the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center's (ECBC) research, development, acquisition, analysis,...

2009-02-11 16:42:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), the premier national resource for chemical and biological defense, is currently accepting applications for a new summer internship program established in response to a recent decline in the number of minorities pursuing careers in science and engineering. The Minority Undergraduate Summer Internship Program (MUSIP), established by the ECBC's Diversity Advisory Committee in 2008, aims to provide...

2009-01-15 07:00:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Aiming to reach out to students interested in science and engineering, the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) is looking for participants in summer-long apprentice program that offers them the opportunity to test out a future career at the nation's premier research laboratory. Sponsored by George Washington University and the Department of Defense (DoD), the Science and Engineering Apprentice Program (SEAP) is an eight-week...

2009-01-08 08:49:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Mindful of the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001, and the anthrax attacks that followed, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center's (ECBC) Environmental BioMonitoring Laboratory (EBML) staff focuses on developing technologies and services that address the new world demands for global accreditation, increased service offerings, laboratory flexibility and quality control. "We continue to work towards continuous expansion and leading the way in...

2008-12-05 16:20:00

ECBC's new Director of Engineering receives SES pin, flag during ceremony ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Alvin D. "AJay" Thornton, newly-appointed Director of Engineering for the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC), was formally promoted to Senior Executive Service (SES) on Thursday, Dec. 4, during a ceremony held at the Center. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071219/NEW083LOGO ) Members of the SES serve in key positions just below top...

2007-12-19 18:00:34

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Joseph Corriveau was recently appointed Director of Research and Technology for the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC). With this appointment, Dr. Corriveau will enter the Senior Executive Service (SES). Members of the SES serve in key positions just below top Presidential appointees and are the major link between the appointees and the federal work force. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071219/NEW083LOGO )...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.