Army

Gerresheimer invests up to 94 million Dollar in US production facility

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 6:00am

It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.

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  • It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.
  • BARDA has agreed to provide up to approximately 66 million US-Dollar to Gerresheimer AG for this project.
  • Under the agreement, Gerresheimer will increase its annual production capacity in Morganton, NC with interchangeable Type 1 vials(glass borosilicate and/or aluminosilicate) and Gx Elite Glass Vialscapability.
  • "Gerresheimer is honored to support the U.S. government in strengthening its pharmaceutical supply chain for current and future healthcare emergencies," said Dietmar Siemssen, CEO of Gerresheimer AG.

Gerresheimer invests up to 94 million Dollar in US production facility

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 6:00am

It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.

Key Points: 
  • It will expand Gerresheimer's capacity by new vial forming lines, including dimensional inspection, annealing, cosmetic inspection and packaging.
  • BARDA has agreed to provide up to approximately 66 million US-Dollar to Gerresheimer AG for this project.
  • Under the agreement, Gerresheimer will increase its annual production capacity in Morganton, NC with interchangeable Type 1 vials(glass borosilicate and/or aluminosilicate) and Gx Elite Glass Vialscapability.
  • "Gerresheimer is honored to support the U.S. government in strengthening its pharmaceutical supply chain for current and future healthcare emergencies," said Dietmar Siemssen, CEO of Gerresheimer AG.

Jostens Wins 2024 Class Ring Contract with West Point Academy, Celebrates Partnerships with Prestigious United States Military Schools

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:28pm

The United States Military Academy known as West Point provides higher education and training for those who wish to become commissioned officers in the Army.

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  • The United States Military Academy known as West Point provides higher education and training for those who wish to become commissioned officers in the Army.
  • Jostens and West Point have a rich history that is worthy of celebration.
  • Jostens has also partnered with Norwich University, the United States Air Force Academy, the United States Coast Guard Academy, the United States Merchant Marine Academy, the United States Naval Academy and the Virginia Military Institute over the years.
  • The Jostens team commends those who choose to enroll in military schools and commit their careers to serving their country.

The Folded Flag Foundation Honors Our Nation's Fallen Service Members at New York Gala on Sept. 8, 2022

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 5:00pm

Barber and Kern also serve on the board of trustees for The Folded Flag Foundation.

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  • Barber and Kern also serve on the board of trustees for The Folded Flag Foundation.
  • The Folded Flag Foundation is proud to offer educational scholarships to Gold Star families from across the nation."
  • For the 2022-23 school year, The Folded Flag Foundation awarded more than $3.25 million in educational scholarships to 750 recipients.
  • For more information on The Folded Flag Foundation, including how to make a donation to support its cause, please visit www.FoldedFlagFoundation.org .

SpaceLink Signs Cooperative R&D Agreement with U.S. Army

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:07pm

Under the agreement, the organizations will work together to explore alternative space communications pathways that ensure resiliency and reduce sensor-to-shooter latency.

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  • Under the agreement, the organizations will work together to explore alternative space communications pathways that ensure resiliency and reduce sensor-to-shooter latency.
  • SpaceLink provides secure, continuous, high-bandwidth communications between spacecraft and U.S. Earth Stations or tactically deployed ground terminals.
  • The collaborative research and simulations will provide a baseline of interoperability between Government systems and the SpaceLink network.
  • The cooperative agreement will help SpaceLink better understand the U.S. Army concept of operations and adjust its technology roadmap to meet customer needs.

NewSat North America, LLC (NewSat) Awarded Second U.S Army GTACS II Task Order

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Under this $18 million dollar TO, NewSat and Subcontractor, Ace Electronic Defense Systems, will fabricate installation kits for the integration of tactical radios on a wide range of Army platforms.

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  • Under this $18 million dollar TO, NewSat and Subcontractor, Ace Electronic Defense Systems, will fabricate installation kits for the integration of tactical radios on a wide range of Army platforms.
  • "NewSat has supported several logistics programs for the US Army and we are eager to deliver high-quality installation kits to enhance our troops' capabilities", said Justin Filler, CEO of NewSat.
  • "This new award with our partner Ace Electronic Defense Systems highlights our customer's trust in delivering large amounts of critical communication equipment during unprecedented times."
  • NewSat North America, LLC is a privately held, end-to-end communications company.

Wounded Warrior Project, VA to Improve Warrior Wellness at Adaptive Sports Clinic

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 12:17pm

VA's National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic is a rehabilitative and educational hands-on program that offers wounded veterans from across the country an opportunity to engage in adaptive sports and recreational activities.

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  • VA's National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic is a rehabilitative and educational hands-on program that offers wounded veterans from across the country an opportunity to engage in adaptive sports and recreational activities.
  • WWP's Annual Warrior Survey confirms these programs and initiatives like the VA Summer Sports Clinic are critical to warriors' overall wellness.
  • This will be his first time attending the VA Summer Sports Clinic and an adaptive sports event in general.
  • Since 2003, Wounded Warrior Project(WWP) has been meeting the growing needs of warriors, their families, and caregivers helping them achieve their highest ambition.

Filipino American National Historical Society to hold conference in Seattle

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Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 2:57am

Now, the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) is determined to restart its 2022 national conference by combining in-person and virtual offerings Aug. 11-13 at Seattle University, 901 12th Avenue.

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  • Now, the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) is determined to restart its 2022 national conference by combining in-person and virtual offerings Aug. 11-13 at Seattle University, 901 12th Avenue.
  • The 19th biennial national conference and general membership meeting in Seattle is the marquee event of FANHS, a historical society with 41 chapters in the U.S. "It's truly an intergenerational conference," said Emily P. Lawsin, historic preservation specialist at 4Culture, a sponsor of many FANHS projects in Seattle.
  • "Intergenerational meaning from first-generation immigrants to third-, fourth-, fifth-generation Filipino Americans whose families have been here for 100 years or more."
  • The Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) is a volunteer-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

PenFed Foundation's Afghan Rescue and Resettlement Program Steps Up for Afghan Women Heroes Who Served Alongside U.S. Service Members

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 10:03pm

TYSONS, Va., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The PenFed Foundation, a national 501(c)3 founded by PenFed Credit Union, is proud to announce its Afghan Rescue and Resettlement Program (ARRP) has helped 50 families and over 180 refugees resettle in the United States as the nation enters the one-year anniversary of the dramatic fall of Kabul, Afghanistan. The program was founded in November 2021 to assist refugees who are proven to have supported our country's values in exemplary ways, with a particular focus on resettling Afghan women soldiers and their families who worked alongside U.S. Army women soldiers through the Army's Cultural Support Team (CST).

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  • These Afghan women soldiers were crucial to supporting the U.S. as they worked to hunt the Taliban during night raids and to gather valuable intelligence from other women in remote villages.
  • "The war in Afghanistan may officially be over, but the sisterhood developed between the American and Afghan women soldiers who served together certainly is not," said Rebekah Edmondson, program manager for the PenFed Foundation's ARRP and a U.S. Army CST veteran.
  • "The group of women I served alongside during my four deployments to Afghanistan were remarkable and they deserve our support."
  • The credit union funds the Foundation's personnel and most operational costs, demonstrating its strong commitment to the programs the Foundation provides.

CPS Technologies Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2022 Results

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 9:01pm

NORTON, Mass., Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CPS Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:CPSH) today announced revenues of $7.1 million and an operating profit of $669 thousand for the quarter ended July 2, 2022.

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  • NORTON, Mass., Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CPS Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:CPSH) today announced revenues of $7.1 million and an operating profit of $669 thousand for the quarter ended July 2, 2022.
  • Michael McCormack, President and CEO, said: We are pleased to report that revenues in the second quarter of 2022 were the highest in the companys history and showed 6.3% improvement over revenues in the first quarter of 2022, our previous record high for a quarter.
  • Even more significantly we show a revenue increase of 21% over the second quarter of 2021.
  • Further, our second quarter operating profit represents an increase of 164% over the second quarter of 2021.