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Johns Hopkins APL Supports Army Project on Self-Righting Autonomous EOD Robot

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 20, 2018 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has collaborated with U.S. Army researchers to build software that will serve to provide a self-righting capability to the future Advanced Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robotic System, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. APL said Friday its work with the Army Research Laboratory …

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Peraton Lands Navy Unexploded Ordnance Removal Support Contract; Gus Bontzos Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2018 — The Department of the Navy has awarded Peraton a potential five-year, $40.97 million contract to help the service branch’s explosive ordnance disposal program management office locate, identify and remove unexploded underwater and ground ordnance, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said March 21 the contract is …

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Northrop Grumman Gets In-Service Support Extension for UK Military’s Unmanned EOD Vehicle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 26, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide continued in-service support for a remotely controlled vehicle that the U.K. ministry of defense’s special projects search and countermeasures team uses for explosive ordnance disposal operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday it received a 24-month contract …

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Harris to Feature New Robot at Counter-IED, EOD Event in Thailand; Ed Zoiss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 9, 2016 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) is set to feature its new robotic platform for explosive ordnance disposal and counter improvised explosive device operations during the Raven’s Challenge event in Thailand, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday its team of robotic specialists will demonstrate the T7 EOD robot as the event …

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Centerra Buys TDI in Humanitarian Demining Market Push; Paul Donahue Comments

Centerra Group has purchased battle area and landmine clearance provider The Development Initiative for an undisclosed sum as part of Centerra’s global expansion efforts and plan to re-enter the humanitarian mine clearance services market. TDI will operate as a Centerra Group subsidiary through its headquarters in Zimbabwe, Centerra said Friday. Paul Donahue, president …

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USSOCOM Taps Zero Point for Bomb Disposal, Electronic Countermeasures Training IDIQ

Zero Point has secured a potential six-year, $49 million contract to support the U.S. Special Operations Command‘s training programs related to explosive ordnance disposal, radio-controlled improvised explosive devices and electronic countermeasures. The company will also help USSOCOM analyze and engineer counterproliferation systems as well as perform telecommunications analysis and strategic project and technical …

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Northrop Remotec to Update Naval Bomb Disposal Robots

Remotec will update the U.S. Navy’s fleet of bomb disposal drones under a &#36368.8 million contract that James Heverin, director of the Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) company, said will support military first responders in unmanned technology usage. The Naval Surface Warfare Center awarded the project for 103 MK3 Series RONS, or remote ordnance neutralization …

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