Tag Archives: Redstone Arsenal

SunPower Breaks Ground on Solar Photovoltaic System at Redstone Arsenal Army Base

SunPower has broken ground on a 10-megawatt solar photovoltaic system designed to help increase energy resilience and security at the U.S. Army‘s Redstone Arsenal facility in Alabama. The company said Wednesday it will install the Oasis power plant system at the military base and expects the project to create approximately 200 jobs. “We’re …

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Sam Gordy: IBM to Provide Army IaaS Support, Build Private Cloud Platform Under $62M Task Order

IBM will build and operate an on-premise private cloud platform and provide infrastructure-as-a-service support under a potential five-year, $62 million task order with the U.S. Army. The company said Wednesday it will design the cloud platform for the service branch’s Redstone Arsenal facility in Alabama as part of the Army Private Cloud …

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Raytheon SM-6 Conducts Navy’s Longest Range Surface-to-Air Intercept

Raytheon‘s Standard Missile-6 has set a record for the U.S. Navy‘s longest range surface-to-air intercept after the missile engaged an over-the-horizon target. The company said Friday the SM-6 was deployed from the Navy’s USS Princeton cruiser that features an Aegis baseline 9 combat system. The missile also broke its own record in January after SM-6 surpassed …

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Raytheon Enters Full-Rate Production for SM-6 Missiles

Raytheon has entered full-rate production of its Standard Missile-6 rocket for the U.S. Navy at the company’s Redstone Arsenal production facility in Alabama. “Full-rate production allows us to significantly ramp up production and deliver to the U.S. Navy the quantities it needs to further increase operational effectiveness,” Mike Campisi, SM-6 senior program director …

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SunPower Lands 1st Task Order Under Army Energy IDIQ’s Solar Portion; Amanda Simpson Comments

The U.S. Army plans to award SunPower a task order to execute a large-scale renewable energy project at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama with the intent to produce up to 18,000 megawatt-hours of power per year. The Office of Energy Initiatives writes Friday that the proposed solar project is the first under the solar technology portion of the Army’s renewable …

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Raytheon Adds 30% Capacity to Redstone Arsenal Missile Test Center

Raytheon has built a new test cell at the company’s Redstone Arsenal, Ala. facility and increased the capacity of the missile testing and integration center by 30 percent, AL.com reported Thursday. This project follows the construction of a 42,000-square-foot office building in 2013 and adds to the facility’s 70,000-square-foot area, Leada Gore writes. Raytheon builds …

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