DTRA Issues RFI for WMD Defeat R&D Contracts
- Agency unifies DoD threat reduction effort. GARAMONE, JIM // Program Manager;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p8
Focuses on the significance of creating the Defense Threat Reduction Agency of the United States. Statement from John Hamre, Deputy Defense Secretary, on the need for such organization in combating the spread of weapons of mass destruction; Details on the agency; Information on Jay C. Davis,...
- Business Opportunities. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/8/2012, p7
This section offers U.S. border protection news briefs. The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has posted a request for proposals to conduct research in nuclear detection. The Acquisition Directorate of the Pentagon's Washington Headquarters Services is requesting for proposals for chemical,...
- THE DTRA PROGRAM FOR LONG-RANGE DETECTION OF NUCLEAR THREATS. Lemley, James; Zielinski, Peter // Proceedings of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management Ann;2010, p1
The Defense Threat Reduction Agency is a combat support agency of the U.S. Department of Defense. Its mission is to protect the USA and its allies from Weapons of Mass Destruction by providing capabilities to reduce, eliminate, and counter the threat and mitigate its effects. Military defense...
- DTRA awards Northrop Grumman scientific and technical advisory services contract. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Dec2005, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p14
The article reports that Northrop Grumman Information Technology will provide a range of scientific and technical advisory and assistance services to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DRTA). The company will support the DRTA mission to reduce the threat from weapons of mass destruction (WMD)....
- THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY OPENS NEW HEADQUARTERS. Idziak, Susan // Defense AT&L;May/Jun2006, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p60
The article reports on the opening of new headquarters building, the Defense Threat Reduction Center of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), the agency charged with reducing threat against American forces in the U.S. The newly opened center merges five separate locations and a number of...
- BEATING BIOAEROSOLS. Lee, Stephen // Army AL&T Magazine;Jan-Mar2013, p100
The article discusses the technological developments in the operation of the U.S. Army. It cites the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) that is mandated to safeguard the U.S. and its allies from global weapons of mass destruction. According to DTRA's Chemical and Biological Threat Agency...
- DTRA Plans Industry Days on Biosurveillance Ecosystem Technologies. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;1/4/2012, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p25
The article reports on the plans of the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) to host two Industry Days on interoperable biosurveillance (BSV) ecosystem technologies.
- DTRA Seeks Sources for Better Understanding Chem/Bio Threat Agents. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/23/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p19
The article reports that a Request for Information has been issued by the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) to determine the existing infrastructure and personnel resources with theoretical and practical hazardous material related research, development, text and evaluation capabilities.
- DTRA Issues BAA for Nuclear Forensics and Advanced Detector Development. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;7/21/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 15, p20
The article reports on a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) issued by the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency to meet its requirement to conduct research in nuclear detection and forensics.