Tag: robotics

Bicameral Bill Seeks to Boost Investments in Emerging Tech to Maintain US Science & Tech LeadershipNews

Bicameral Bill Seeks to Boost Investments in Emerging Tech to Maintain US Science & Tech Leadership

Four lawmakers have proposed a bicameral bill to strengthen U.S. scientific and technological edge through increased investments in the development…
Northern Private Capital Closes Purchase of Maxar’s MDA Subsidiary; Dan Jablonsky QuotedM&A Activity

Northern Private Capital Closes Purchase of Maxar’s MDA Subsidiary; Dan Jablonsky Quoted

A consortium of investors led by Toronto-based private investment firm Northern Private Capital has closed its acquisition of MDA from Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR)…
GSA Releases Draft Solicitation for ASTRO Manned, Unmanned Vehicle Development ContractContract Awards

GSA Releases Draft Solicitation for ASTRO Manned, Unmanned Vehicle Development Contract

The General Services Administration issued a draft request for proposals for a potential 10-year, multiple-award contract to research, build and…
Six Firms Receive Contracts Under DARPA’s Autonomous Underwater Tech ProgramContract Awards

Six Firms Receive Contracts Under DARPA’s Autonomous Underwater Tech Program

Six companies have received separate contracts from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to  develop autonomous underwater robots for deep-sea exploration. L3Harris…
Lockheed’s Rick Ambrose on Air Force’s Next-Gen Missile Warning Satellite ProgramNews

Lockheed’s Rick Ambrose on Air Force’s Next-Gen Missile Warning Satellite Program

Rick Ambrose, head of Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) space business and a 2019 Wash100 winner, told C4ISRNET in an interview…
McAleese & Associates: Senate to Vote on Mark Esper’s Nomination for DoD Secretary RoleExecutive Moves

McAleese & Associates: Senate to Vote on Mark Esper’s Nomination for DoD Secretary Role

A new McAleese & Associates report says the full Senate is expected to decide Tuesday on the nomination of Army Secretary and 2019…
Army Selects QinetiQ NA for $152M Unmanned Ground Robot Production ContractContract Awards

Army Selects QinetiQ NA for $152M Unmanned Ground Robot Production Contract

QinetiQ North America has won a $152M initial contract to manufacture small unmanned ground robots for the U.S. Army’s Common
McAleese and Associates: Lt. Gen. Eric Wesley, Ryan McCarthy on Army’s Multidomain Ops ConceptNews

McAleese and Associates: Lt. Gen. Eric Wesley, Ryan McCarthy on Army’s Multidomain Ops Concept

McAleese and Associates, a consulting firm, released a report on key takeaways from a discussion hosted by the Center for
Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents Anthony Robbins His Second Wash100 AwardNews

Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents Anthony Robbins His Second Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Anthony Robbins, vice president of public sector at NVIDIA, with his
Johns Hopkins APL Supports Army Project on Self-Righting Autonomous EOD RobotPress Releases

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