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SMALL ARMS

Capabilities Facilities Major Assignments
Personnel Points of Contact Systems Supported

Capabilities for Small Arms

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  • Full Range of Life-Cycle Support Services

    • Concept Design

    • Structural Analysis

    • Computer Modeling

    • Prototype Fabrication/Limited Production

    • Environmental and Functional Testing

    • State-of-the-Art CNC Machinery

    • Safety Certification

    • Full-Scale Development

    • Acquisition

    • Hardware Fielding

    • Logistic Planning and Support

    • Training

    • Maintenance and Repair

    • Inventory Management

    • Final Disposal if Needed

Facilities for Small Arms

  • 120,000 Sq. Ft. Operating Building

  • 25 Yard Indoor Test Range

  • 100 Meter Underground Test Facility with a Walk-In Environmental Chamber

  • Small-Arms Repair Facility

  • Powder-Coating Facility

  • Prototype Fabrication Shop

  • Secure Small-Arms Storage Area

  • 1000 Yard Outdoor Test Range

  • Ammunition Loading Facility for Limited Production

  • Explosives Storage Magazines

Major Assignments for Small Arms

  • Program Management of M4 Accessories Kit

  • Management of Navy Minor Caliber Weapons

  • Technical Design Agent for Navy Small Arms

  • In-Service Engineering Agent for Small Arms

  • Intermediate Maintenance Facility for Small Arms

  • Small Arms Allowance and Asset Tracking

  • Program Management of Advanced Lightweight Grenade Launcher

  • System Safety for LPD-17

Personnel for Small Arms

  • Dedicated Professional Workforce of 117 Strong

    • 63% Degrees

    • Over 1,200 Workyears Experience

  • "Hands-on" Knowledge (Engineering and Technical)

  • Understanding of the Customers Needs Both Conventional and Special Operations

  • Fleet Trained Veterans

Systems Supported for Small Arms

  • Sniper Weapons

  • Automatic Weapons

  • Pistols

  • Rifles

  • Shotguns

  • Crew-Served Gun Mounts

  • Gyro-Stabilized and Electrically-Powered Gun Systems for Small Boats, Ground Combat Vehicles, and Helicopters

  • Shipboard Gun Systems

  • Ammo up to 25mm Including Match-Grade, Law Enforcement, Shotgun,  Recoiless Rifle, Mortar, and Grenades.

Points of Contact for Small Arms

Small Arms POC :

  • (812) 854-5854
  • (812) 854-5780
  • FAX: (812) 854-1044

 

Job Information POC :

  • (812) 854-1550
  • FAX: (812) 854-1066

 

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Last Modified: April 08, 2003
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