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James Geurts: Navy Eyes More ‘Tech Bridges’ to Advance Collaboration With Nontraditional Vendors

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James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary for research, development and acquisition at the U.S. Navy and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said the service is increasing the number of technology collaboration centers to 12 to create networks, facilitate collaboration and award contracts to nontraditional defense contractors and small businesses, FedScoop reported Tuesday.

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James Geurts: Navy Uses Supply Chain Mgmt Tools to Stay Ahead of Facility Closures

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James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary for research, development and acquisition at the U.S. Navy and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, said the service branch has used its supply chain management platforms to track where factory shutdown or delays could occur as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, FedScoop reported Monday.

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Navy Stands Up New Tech Collaboration Facility in Charleston; James Geurts Quoted

The Naval Agility Office has established the latest of six centers that house and support collaborative projects on the U.S. Navy's technology challenges. The new, Charleston, S.C.-based facility, known as Palmetto Tech Bridge, will engage in collaboration with private businesses, nonprofits and academic institutions to address technology challenges faced by the Navy and industry, the service branch said Monday.

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