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Lockheed, Navy Seek to Combine ML & Robotics for 3D Printing Process

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 3, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is studying the possible uses of machine learning and robotics to support additive manufacturing as part of work required under a $5.8M U.S. Navy contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its Advanced Technology Center will work with the …

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Northrop Begins Full-Rate Production of F-35 Center Fuselage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has moved to the full-rate production of the center fuselage of the F-35 fighter aircraft built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Northrop said Friday it will manufacture the fuselage at a rate of one per day …

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Deloitte Survey Shows Workforce Perspective at Public Sector Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2018 — A Deloitte survey has revealed that 21 percent of respondents from the public sector believe agency C-suite leaders work together on strategic projects and initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it polled more than 800 government and public services employees as …

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Lockheed Pushes STEM Education With Sponsored Robotics Research Lab in Jordan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has partnered with King’s Academy in Jordan to sponsor a robotics laboratory at the nonprofit school in an effort to support science, technology, engineering and math education, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. TradeArabia reported Saturday that the opening of the Lockheed Martin Incubator …

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Deloitte, UiPath Utilize Robotic Process Automation for Federal Gov’t Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 6, 2018 — Deloitte is collaborating with UiPath in an effort to deploy robotic systems to automate processes as part of multiple U.S. federal government projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The projects are spread across health, defense and civilian agencies and are aimed to enhance service levels and …

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Lockheed, NASA Check InSight Lander’s Solar Arrays Ahead of Mars Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 29, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has collaborated with NASA to conduct an assessment on the solar arrays of a robotic spacecraft as part of preparations for its future mission to Mars, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory-led Mars Exploration Program at NASA reported Tuesday that …

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Rob Zitz: Cloud, Analytics, AI to Supplement SSL Services in Gov’t Space Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the company sees continued opportunities in the areas of in-orbit satellite servicing, small satellites and space robotics. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday that …

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Johns Hopkins APL Unveils Aerial-Aquatic Drone Prototype for Marine Data Collection

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 8, 2017 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has built an unmanned vehicle prototype that works to operate both underwater and in the air to collect data on large bodies of water, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The lab said Wednesday the Flying Fish is a fixed-wing, unmanned aerial-aquatic …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Test Component of Robotic Space Assembly & Servicing Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 5, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has collaborated with NASA to check the capability of a robotic platform that will work to support the assembly of space structures in the future as part of a ground demonstration at the Langley Research Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The space …

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Serco Receives ESA Contract for Specialist Scientific & Engineering Personnel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2017 — Serco will provide personnel and specialist scientific and engineering services in support of eight directorates within the European Space Agency under a potential $78.1 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract calls for skilled experts in the fields of engineering, electromagnetics, optics, …

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