- Message Center. // Soldiers;Mar2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p40
This section offers updates of interest to U.S. soldiers. A grant was awarded by the U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Command to ArmorWorks to develop a high-performance, lightweight fastening system to attach blast-protection kits to vehicles. TRICARE is offering hearing aids and services for...
- TACOM Vehicle Fire Suppression Systems. Gorenc, Louis // Army Sustainment;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p28
The article offers information on the fire suppression systems in the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) vehicles. It says that the first modern military fire suppression systems (FSSs) built in 1818 contains water and potassium carbonate and water. It states that changes in...
- Cedarapids Inc. wins U.S. Army contract. // Pit & Quarry;Jan96, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p12
Reports that the US Army Tank Automotive & Armaments Command has selected Cedarapids Inc. for a five-year contract to provide the Army with crushing and screening equipment. Initial order.
- Memorial Day: A Tribute to Our Veterans! Hammer, Bett D. // Officer;May2005, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p88
Reports on the funds received by the Engineered Support Systems Inc. under its firm-fixed price contract with the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command. Aim to remanufacture M1000 Heavy Equipment Transport trailers; Value of the contract; Specification of the military trailer.
- TACOM Sets the DEUCE Loose. Higgins, Rae // Engineer;Jul2000, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p34
Describes the deployable universal combat earthmover (DEUCE) from the United States Army Tank Automotive and Armaments Command. Requirements for the use of DEUCE; Features of the DEUCE; Maintenance; Success of the DEUCE program.
- TAACOM Leads Vehicle-Improvement Effort. Higgins, Rae; Houston, Cynthia // Soldiers;Dec2000, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p33
Announces that the Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command's National Automotive Center will be the United States Department of Defense and Army lead for a vehicle-improvement effort in 2000. Aim of the 21st-Century Truck Initiative; Why the Army has a great stake in the initiative; Cost of...
- Army takes the military lead on wearable computer use. Chinnock, Chris // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Sep98, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p1
Focuses on the development of wearable computers by the United States Army's Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM). Factors important to wearable applications development; Automobile manufacturers using wearable computers; Benefits of wearable computers.
- Army Tank-Automotive Command chooses virtual-prototyping software tools from Mechanical Dynamics. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Apr2002, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p26
Reports the acquisition of a prototyping software tools for combat vehicles by the U.S. Army Tank Automotive and Armaments Command from Mechanical Dynamics Inc. Reference to the Functional Digital Car solution; Specifications of the software; Importance of the technology to the military.
- People first: Competitive sourcing, privatization unit maps way. // Program Manager;May/Jun99, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p92
Presents an April 14, 1999, press release from the United States Army Public Affairs, dealing with an award won by the United States Army Tank Automotive and Armaments Command. Recipient of New Jersey's Quality Achievement Award; Basis for the Army Performance Improvement Criteria.