Project Announcement: Mixed Reality Expert Guidance

The U.S. Navy is partnering with industry and academia to demonstrate the capability of mixed-reality expert guidance in a shipyard environment to support maintenance and sustainment work execution. To learn more about this project contact CTMA@ncms.org. We encourage the participation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), including Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs).

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Project Announcement: Improving Medical Equipment Maintenance and Sustainment through Simulators and Trainers Phase II

The U.S. Army is partnering with industry and academia to develop an integrated training simulator based on the actual hardware and systems associated with a new ground medevac vehicle that will stand in for commercial/municipal ambulances and other vehicles where sensitive and critical equipment is subjected to turbulent conditions. Specifically, this CTMA initiative will focus […]

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Project Announcement: Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) Approach for Total Life-Cycle Sustainment Phase II

The U.S. Army is partnering with industry and academia to provide an integrated product architecture using an MBSE approach that provides a view of the entire vehicle product and will be used for multiple purposes. To learn more about this project contact CTMA@ncms.org. We encourage the participation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), including Minority Business Enterprises […]

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Project Announcement: Optimizing Processes and Advanced Technologies to Improve Shipyard Maintenance Activities

The U.S. Navy is partnering with industry and academia to leverage commercial industry best practices, tools, and emerging technologies to optimize processes that improve organizational production, maintenance, and sustainment outcomes at a Navy shipyard. Using the Newport News Shipyard (NNS) and the Ford Class Aircraft Carrier program as a surrogate, current maintenance and shipbuilding program […]

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Project Announcement: Advanced Braking and Suspension Systems to Improve Reliability and Reduce Maintenance

The U.S. Army is partnering with industry and academia to conduct a pilot program to modify a commercial-off-the-shelf advanced braking and suspension system that has proven effective on newer commercial vehicles. This technology will be evaluated for integration into legacy military vehicles to demonstrate improved reliability, readiness, and safety as well as reduce maintenance and […]

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Project Announcement: Additive Manufacturing of Critical Components Phase II

The U.S. Army is partnering with industry and academia to develop an Additive Manufacturing (AM) process database and qualification/certification plan for AM processes via Design of Experience (DOE), as well as to perform rapid fatigue testing and non-destructive inspection for component validation. To learn more about this project contact CTMA@ncms.org. We encourage the participation of Disadvantaged […]

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