Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia Robotics Work Focuses on Power Efficiency; Steve Buerger Comments

The Sandia National Laboratories said it is developing robotics technology that will help disaster response machines function more efficiently by not losing as much power as current ...
CBO

CBO Report Urges US Navy to Relook 2015 Shipbuilding Plan

The Congressional Budget Office said the U.S. Navy may need to scale down the inventory requirements under its fiscal year 2015 shipbuilding plan in light of recent budget cuts at the ...
Ellen Pawlikowski

Ellen Pawlikowski Sees 3-D, Drone Tech’s Possible Key Role in Offset Strategy

Ellen Pawlikowski Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski said drone and 3-D printing technologies have the potential to play a large role in helping build the military’s offset strategy to maintain ...
DARPA

DARPA Seeks Research Proposals on Next-Generation Neuromodulators

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, through its Electrical Prescriptions (ElectRx) program, has issued a request for research proposals from companies on new ways to monitor ...

NSF Issues Grants for 2 New Supercomputers for Open Science

The National Science Foundation has approved grants worth a combined $16.2 million to fund the acquisition of two new supercomputers for the open science research community. The foundation ...
Ernest Moniz

Ernest Moniz: Mobile App Targets Greater Resilience, Fast Recovery from Energy Emergencies

Ernest Moniz The Energy Department has rolled out a mobile application for consumers who need essential information during energy emergency situations. The Lantern Live app consolidates ...
GSA

GSA Presolicits Bids on New Building for Diplomatic Security Bureau

The General Services Administration is looking to buy real estate in Foggy Bottom or the Northern Virginia area as part of its plan to consolidate Bureau of Diplomatic Security operations. The ...
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DoD, Council of Governors Discuss Sequestration, Fiscal Initiatives, Apache Plans

The Defense Department and the Council of Governors discussed sequestration, fiscal initiatives and military consolidation plans at a conference call of representatives this week. Pentagon ...
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Profile: Timothy Callahan, DCMA Executive Director for Contracts

Timothy Callahan leads the Defense Contract Management Agency‘s efforts to develop policies and processes and equip personnel with training and other mission support tools ...
GSA

GSA Seeks Citizen Comments on Public Participation How-To

The White House has asked for public comment on a draft playbook for agencies developing or planning to run open government programs for better citizen engagement, Federal News Radio ...