Improving Situational Awareness for Airborne SAR Missions – McMurdo

Guest Editorial By Steve Waters, McMurdo Inc. Airborne search and rescue missions are some of the most dangerous and demanding operations undertaken by military and civilian helicopter aircrews. Usually conducted at night...

Sony’s New G6 HD Network Cameras Enhance Video Security Line Up

Sony has added eight new Full-HD video security cameras to its latest line up of sixth generation (G6) network cameras, delivering on the demand for greater image clarity in the video security...

John Kelly Sworn In as Fifth Secretary of Homeland Security (Learn More)

Retired Marine Corps General John F. Kelly was officially sworn in as the fifth Secretary of Homeland Security, Friday, after the Senate voted to confirm him. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEx4doHNqEY (Vice President Mike Pence swore in John...

Navy Leaders Announced Following Presidential Inauguration

The Honorable Sean J. Stackley assumed the responsibilities of acting secretary of the Navy Jan. 20 at noon. Stackley, who served as the assistant secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition)...

Port of Virginia Sets New Record for 2016, Handling 2.65M TEUs (Video)

The Port of Virginia has achieved a new annual record for container cargo volume, having handled more than 2.65 million twenty-foot equivalent units (or TEUs) in 2016, a 4.2 percent increase over...

AquaBlok Recognized for Remedy of DoD Harbor Contaminated Sediments

AquaBlok, is excited to announce the successful application of their AquaGate+PAC material for contaminated sediment remediation in the 2016 Project of the Year, awarded by the Department of Defense, Environmental Security...

Future USS Rafael Peralta Completes Acceptance Trials (Video)

The future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) successfully completed acceptance trials Dec. 16 after spending two days underway off the coast of Maine. The U.S. Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV)...

Battelle’s David Winkel Honored for NBC Defense Research (Video)

Leaders in the Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) industry recently gathered in the historic Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall to recognize one of the industry’s most promising young researchers—Battelle’s David Winkel—with the...

Crowley Maritime’s GSG Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification

Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Government Services Group has achieved worldwide ISO/IEC 27001:2013 information security certification for enhancements made to the security of accessing, transmitting, processing and storing covered defense information related to...

Alfa Laval PureBallast Earns U.S. Coast Guard Type Approval (Video)

On 23 December, Alfa Laval received U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) type approval for the third generation of its ballast water treatment system, PureBallast. The approval allows ship owners who deballast in United...