Tag Archives: Navy

Lucian Niemeyer: Navy Partners With DOE to Improve Energy Resiliency

Lucian Niemeyer, acting assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations and environment, said an Energy Savings Performance Contract signed by the Department of Energy with the Navy seeks to help the service improve resiliency when it comes to energy sources, Federal News Network reported Tuesday.

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KBR to Install and Modernize Navy’s Shore-Based C4ISR Systems Worldwide; Byron Bright Quoted

KBR announced on Tuesday that the company’s Government Solutions U.S. business has been awarded a spot on a potential 10-year, $986 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract from the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR) to install shore-based command, control, communications, computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems across the globe. 

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Adm. Stuart Munsch to Lead Navy’s New Education-Focused Directorate

The U.S. Navy has established a new warfighting development directorate with Vice Adm. Stuart Munsch's appointment as leader, USNI News reported Tuesday. The new directorate, known as OPNAV N7, would work to align the service branch's schools, such as the Naval Academy, with a variety of activities including exercises, studies and experiments.

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Marine Corps Considers Robots to Clear Mine-Filled Waters

The U.S. Marine Corps is planning to build robotic systems that would scout sea floors for possible mine threats and other man-made traps. The service branch's Crawling Remotely Operated Amphibious Breacher or CRAB would clear amphibious areas to provide a safe landing spot for troops, USMC said Thursday.

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