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Navy Unveils London-Based Tech Network Hub; James Geurts Quoted

James Geurts

The U.S. Navy established a network hub in London that will focus on biotechnology, space, directed energy, unmanned systems, autonomy and artificial intelligence (AI). "This location emphasizes and builds on our unique partnership with the U.K. and Royal Navy and will better enable us to accelerate solutions to support our defense strategies,” said James Geurts.

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Jacobs Announces 3 Projects Selected as OCEA by ASCE; Bob Pragada Quoted

Bob Pragada

Jacobs announced that three of the company’s projects have been recognized by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) as Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) honor award recipients, including Zoo Interchange Reconstruction, Olmsted Locks and Dam, and Queensferry Crossing, Jacobs reported on Thursday.

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Ray Mabus: Navy Mulls Program Cuts Under Sequestration


Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has warned that $500 billion in across-the-board spending cuts under sequestration could force the Defense Department to cancel some Navy and Marine Corps programs over the next 10 years, Reuters reported Wednesday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes the Navy is reviewing service contracts, which make up 25 percent of the Pentagon’s …

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DoD Announces Results of Renewable Energy Projects Review

The Defense Department announced today a review of 249 renewable energy projects proposed in 39 states and Puerto Rico have found that 229 have little or no impact on military missions. This clears the way for further production of more than 10 giga watts of renewable energy generation capacity. The …

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