Tag Archives: NSWCDD

Naval Surface Warfare Center Reaches Warfare Tech Security Compliance Milestone; Barney Mahaney Quoted

Naval Surface Warfare

The Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) has achieved full compliance status for 49 Risk Management Framework Security Authorization Packages involving warfare systems it developed for the U.S. Navy. NSWCDD said its assessment and authorization personnel received authorization to operate for all systems with security controls documentation submitted over a two-year period.

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U.S. Navy Program Trains Sailors on Onboard Fiber Optic Repairs While at Sea; Master Chief Terry Russell Quoted

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A new U.S. Navy self-sufficiency program is teaching sailors how to address fiber-optic issues onboard a ship traveling far from shore. The Naval Sea Systems Command said Monday that the Fiber Optics Test and Repair (FOTR) program will certify fiber technicians and verify their capability to resolve problems in shipboard infrastructure while deployed.

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NSWC Dahlgren Division to Unify Naval Combat Simulation Systems; Howard Kohl Quoted

Naval Surface Warfare

Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Dahlgren Division is working on an integrated simulation system that would unify multiple training systems. NSWC Dahlgren Division wants to shift away from using two different combat simulators across five systems to having just one platform covering various naval capabilities, Naval Sea Systems Command said Wednesday.

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NSWC Dahlgren Evaluates Safety of G/ATOR Radar; Bill Shea Quoted

Naval Surface Warfare

Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Dahlgren Division has tested a ground/air radar system designed to detect ground weapons and provide air surveillance for any platform of the U.S. Marine Corps. He leads the program team for G/ATOR and serves as the radar operations manager for NSWCDD's sensor software engineering branch.

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Navy Warfare Centers Collaborate on Force Analysis

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The Naval Surface Warfare Center's Carderock and Dahlgren (NSWCDD) divisions have joined forces to analyze the surface fleet force using the Synthetic Theater Operations Research Model (STORM). Both NSWC units also worked with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center and Naval Air Systems Command to help modelers and analysts understand the STORM model system through a training program.

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John Seel Becomes Leader of NSWC Dahlgren Division’s Warfare Control & Integration Department

John Seel

John Seel, formerly software senior scientific and technical manager for Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division's (NSWCDD) strategic and computing systems department, has been named head of the division's warfare control and integration department. He assumed leadership of the latter department on Jan. 4, succeeding Michael Till who plans to retire this month after a 23-yer tenure with NSWCDD. 

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NSWC Dahlgren Division to Establish New Facility for Environmental Testing; Shawn Schneider Quoted

Naval Surface

Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) operates three facilities for environmental testing, and plans to add a new one next year. The division's next laboratory will provide multi-axis vibration testing that would allow engineers to simultaneously trial the three axes of a weapon or computer system intended for naval use. 

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Navy Division Awarded Patent for Chemical, Biological, Radiological Detection Tech

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Personnel from Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division have received a patent for a technology designed to help unmanned aircraft systems collect data in chemical, biological and radiological operations. The Senses CBR Agents Pre-Engagement and Goes Over All Terrain or SCAPEGOAT platform uses three dedicated detection modules, Naval Sea Systems Command said Friday.

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NSWC Dahlgren-Issued OTA Presented at Recent Industry Event

Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division issued an other transaction agreement with the Naval Surface Technology and Innovation Consortium in June to fortify government-industry collaboration. NSTIC presented the Naval Surface Technology and Innovation OTA at an industry event in Fredericksburg, Va., gathering together members of industry, government and academia, Naval Sea Systems Command said Wednesday.

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