Thursday, August 18, 2016
US Navy 3d Printer
Navy

US Navy Tests 3D Printed Critical Spares

By Vice Adm. Paul Grosklags (US Navy) 3-D printing works by using digital design data to build components in layers of metal, plastic and other materials. The component used in...

August 18, 2016
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Defense

U.S. Navy to Test Iron Man-Like Exoskeletons for Use in Shipyards

Defense contractor Lockheed Martin has received a contract for the U.S. Navy to evaluate and test two of its iron man-like exoskeletons for potential use in naval shipyards.

August 19, 2014
Total Views: 38

Monday, April 7, 2014
Navy

U.S. Navy Ready to Deploy Laser Weapon Prototype

The U.S. Navy is getting ready to deploy a prototype laser weapon technology reminiscent of something you would expect to see in a Star Wars movie. The prototype, an improved...

April 7, 2014
Total Views: 24

Friday, March 8, 2013
Pirates Navy Video Game
Navy

US Navy Launches Official Anti-Pirate Video Game

Tired of reading about piracy online? Think you have what it takes to outsmart pirates? Well the US Navy is offering you an opportunity to help! At the Annual MARLO Conference,...

March 8, 2013
Total Views: 34

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
star trek holodeck
Defense

US Navy Contracts Cubic Corp and Austal Shipbuilding to Create an LCS “Holodeck”

With a US Navy that is being stretched to, and in some cases, beyond its breaking point, keeping sailors at home while maximizing in-port training opportunities is vital to mission...

January 29, 2013
Total Views: 2

Monday, September 10, 2012
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Engineering News

US Navy Technology May Soon be Utilized on Commercial Ships

There’s no technology on the horizon that’s going to replace the shipboard engineering watchstander anytime soon, that’s for certain.  “You need to be in the engine room, looking around, touching,...

September 10, 2012
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Tuesday, June 5, 2012
RoboJelly
Navy

Robojelly – Robotic Combat Jellyfish Of The Future

Virginia Tech College of Engineering researchers are working on U.S. Navy project dubbed Robojelly to put robot jellyfish in waters around the world. The purpose of Robojelly is to better...

June 5, 2012
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Blog

Gerald R. Ford Build Sequence: Keel-laying to Launch in Under Two Minutes [VIDEO]

Here is a three-dimensional rendering of Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) supercarrier’s build sequence, from keel-laying to launch. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4F_JcFZSU4 Ever wonder why an aircraft carrier takes so long to build?...

May 22, 2012
Total Views: 55

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Office of Naval Research
Navy

Got a Pirate Problem? There’s Soon An App For That

The Department of Defense will begin funding an Office of Naval Research (ONR)- sponsored project aimed at developing Web applications to help multinational navies police the world’s oceans, officials announced...

May 15, 2012
Total Views: 10