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  • Original Article: DefenseOne Imagine walking through a field on a cloudless day when you suddenly hear the 130-decibel roar of a fighter jet. But you can’t spot the jet, or even tell which direction the sound is coming from. Rather, it seems to originate from the thin air in front of your face, like a shout from an angry, Old-Testament God. No, you aren’t hallucinating. And you aren’t Moses. You’re experiencing a new type of military weapon intended not to kill but to startle an enemy into retreat. It’s called the Laser-Induced Plasma Effect, or LIPE, a weapon that the […]

    The Military Will Test a New Terrifyingly Loud Noise Gun Developed Through SBIR Program

    Original Article: DefenseOne Imagine walking through a field on a cloudless day when you suddenly hear the 130-decibel roar of a fighter jet. But you can’t spot the jet, or even tell which direction the sound is coming from. Rather, it seems to originate from the thin air in front of your face, like a shout from an angry, Old-Testament God. No, you aren’t hallucinating. And you aren’t Moses. You’re experiencing a new type of military weapon intended not to kill but to startle an enemy into retreat. It’s called the Laser-Induced Plasma Effect, or LIPE, a weapon that the […]

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  • Original Article: GovConWire Impres Technology Solutions has been awarded a three-year, $6.5 million blanket purchase agreement by the U.S. Navy to provide computing equipment and software for naval testing and training ranges. The Naval Surface Warfare Center will receive workstations, printers, scanners, hard drives, servers, encryption and decryption systems, anti-virus software and user analysis applications through the BPA, Impres said Thursday. The company will also help build and maintain telecommunication systems at the military branch’s tactical training range facilities. California-based Impres offers information technology products in the government market and is certified by the Small Business Administration as a HUBZone […]

    HUBZone to Provide IT Systems for Navy Tactical Training Program

    Original Article: GovConWire Impres Technology Solutions has been awarded a three-year, $6.5 million blanket purchase agreement by the U.S. Navy to provide computing equipment and software for naval testing and training ranges. The Naval Surface Warfare Center will receive workstations, printers, scanners, hard drives, servers, encryption and decryption systems, anti-virus software and user analysis applications through the BPA, Impres said Thursday. The company will also help build and maintain telecommunication systems at the military branch’s tactical training range facilities. California-based Impres offers information technology products in the government market and is certified by the Small Business Administration as a HUBZone […]

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  • Original Article: Systems Application and Technologies Inc., Largo, Maryland, is being awarded a $16,776,787 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for continued support services to the Naval Air Systems Command’s Air Vehicle Modification and Instrumentation Department. Services to be provided include designing, developing, procuring, building, installing, testing and evaluating, calibrating, modifying, operating and maintaining instrumentation on aircraft and engines for the Navy and other government, commercial and foreign government customers. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland (95 percent); China Lake, California (2.5 percent); and Point Mugu, California (2.5 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2016. Fiscal 2015 major range […]

    Maryland Small Business Awarded $16.7M Contract Under NAVAIR

    Original Article: Systems Application and Technologies Inc., Largo, Maryland, is being awarded a $16,776,787 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for continued support services to the Naval Air Systems Command’s Air Vehicle Modification and Instrumentation Department. Services to be provided include designing, developing, procuring, building, installing, testing and evaluating, calibrating, modifying, operating and maintaining instrumentation on aircraft and engines for the Navy and other government, commercial and foreign government customers. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland (95 percent); China Lake, California (2.5 percent); and Point Mugu, California (2.5 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2016. Fiscal 2015 major range […]

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  • Original Article: Pacific Coast Business Times The Naval Surface Warfare Center at Port Hueneme has been working on its own version of buying local, counting on a growing number of small area suppliers to meet technical and professional needs. Officials from the testing and research facility told tri-county businesses during an industry forum on March 25 that it’s now sourcing nearly half of its work from area small businesses. More than 100 company representatives from Southern California met with officials at the Surface Warfare Center at Port Hueneme to find out about working with the naval center through cooperative R&D […]

    Navy Turns to Area Small Businesses for Work at Surface Warfare Center

    Original Article: Pacific Coast Business Times The Naval Surface Warfare Center at Port Hueneme has been working on its own version of buying local, counting on a growing number of small area suppliers to meet technical and professional needs. Officials from the testing and research facility told tri-county businesses during an industry forum on March 25 that it’s now sourcing nearly half of its work from area small businesses. More than 100 company representatives from Southern California met with officials at the Surface Warfare Center at Port Hueneme to find out about working with the naval center through cooperative R&D […]

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