AMC UPdates

U.S. security assistance Soldiers, Nigerian army partner to combat terrorism

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Army Security Assistance Command troops will underscore the organization mission when it deploys to train and advise one of the mos
Release: Dec 12th, 2017 19:00 | All

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AMC kicks of holiday season with tree lighting ceremony

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Materiel Command workforce paused to celebrate the holidays with a tree lighting ceremony at the headquarters
Release: Dec 11th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Army developing improved active protection systems for vehicle armor

Active protection systems, or APS, are under development now to protect armored vehicles of the future. Adding more armor just isn't feasible, said Co
Release: Dec 11th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Security assistance Soldiers, Nigerian Army partner to combat terrorism

Several Soldiers from USASAC's Security Assistance Training Management Organization (SATMO) will deploy in early January to the Federal Republic of Ni
Release: Dec 11th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Team Tobyhanna achieves Net Zero goal 2 years early

TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Technology and team work were instrumental in reducing water use at Tobyhanna Army Depot by more than 50 percent -- two y
Release: Dec 11th, 2017 19:00 | All

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This month in TACOM's history -- Dec. 1967: "General Lollis Visits Secondary Items Division"

(Editor's note: The following article is part of a series of stories and graphics reprinted from TACOM or Army Tank Automotive Center (TACOM's predece
Release: Dec 11th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Molding color cables reduces cycle time, cuts customer costs

TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- A customer's requirement to change the color of cables resulted in a cost avoidance of $1.7 million through fiscal year 2
Release: Dec 10th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Natick's expandable refrigerated container will reduce energy use and ease logistical burden

NATICK, Mass. -- When it comes to refrigerated containers, Ben Williams is eager to expand upon the subject. Williams is a project officer/mechanical
Release: Dec 10th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Dive Weld Training

KUWAIT NAVAL BASE, KUWAIT -- U.S. Army divers and Kuwait Coast Guard personnel practiced their underwater welding skills on November 29, 2017 at Kuwai
Release: Dec 8th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Training system upgrade improves Soldier readiness

TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Soldiers now have a more dependable training system thanks to Tobyhanna Army Depot. An engineering solution developed to
Release: Dec 6th, 2017 19:00 | All

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War Department to establish arsenal in upstate New York

The U.S. War Department announces the purchase of 12 acres of land in the Village of Gibbonsville, N.Y., for the purpose of establishing an arsenal th
Release: Dec 6th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Trailblazing general closes chapter on illustrious career

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Surrounded by family members, military leaders, lifelong friends and hundreds of colleagues from across the nation, Maj. Gen. Elizabe
Release: Dec 5th, 2017 19:00 | All

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U.S. Army Gold Star Mother fights for change

Michelle Murphy lost her son, Sgt. Kendell Frederick, to an improvised explosive device. He was riding in the vehicle to get his fingerprints taken to
Release: Dec 5th, 2017 19:00 | All

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First responders test skills, train for unexpected

McALESTER ARMY AMMUNITION PLANT, Okla. -- First responders' skills were put to the test during an annual Army Protection Program exercise at this remo
Release: Dec 4th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Redstone Orchestrates Blackhawk Deliveries to Afghanistan

One of the unique contracts ACC-Redstone executed in meeting Army supplemental requirements is a contract to deliver 159 recapped Blackhawk Aircraft t
Release: Dec 3rd, 2017 19:00 | All

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Evolution to AMCOM: Part V: Retrograde of Southeast Asia Aircraft (ROSAA)

Although many people might recall the U.S. withdrawal from the former Republic of Vietnam (RVN) as a chaotic mass evacuation of all American personnel
Release: Nov 30th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Intern program opens for STEM students

The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center uses the Scientific, Technical, Engineering, or Mathematics Student E
Release: Nov 30th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Personal interests draw AMCOM director into retirement

On Dec. 5, Rick Lusk, the 59-year-old director of the Aviation and Missile Command's G-4 (Internal Logistics), will celebrate his retirement after mor
Release: Nov 30th, 2017 19:00 | All

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Filling the materiel management gap

The Combined Arms Support Command is working to fill a materiel management gap caused by the modular force's lack of materiel management centers.
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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Fort Lee food service contract award boosts competition

The award of a full food service contract in support of Soldiers at Fort Lee, Virginia, is fueling optimism for increased competition and government s
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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GCSS-Army: Providing big data for readiness

The Global Combat Support System-Army provides commanders with materiel management tools that are improving readiness. Using the right strategies will
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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Giving a Lift

Here's a quiz: Which four-wheel vehicle is among the toughest, hardest-working and has, at times, a center of gravity several feet off the ground? If
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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Integration starts with enterprise resource planning systems

The Global Combat Support System-Army and other systems are enabling readiness through materiel management.
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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Tactical materiel management: Ensuring we are ready now

The Army has moved from having units ready to deploy cyclically to having them always ready. Supporting this model requires changes in materiel manage
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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The important role of materiel management in building Army readiness

The Army Materiel Command builds and maintains readiness through responsible materiel management and a responsive supply chain.
Release: Oct 30th, 2017 20:00 | All

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