Army

  • Reporters’ roundup: Pentagon soldiers to shed camouflage

    Soldiers working at the Pentagon will trade their combat camouflage for business-like uniforms.

  • Fort Belvoir chosen for Army museum

    Virginia has been chosen as the home of the National Museum of the U.S. Army.

  • Soldiers e-vote down berets

    The Army has decided to make some changes to its image… after hearing from soldiers on Facebook. Raymond Chandler, Sergeant Major of the Army explains how it works.

  • Bye-bye beret: Army Combat Uniform changes

    The soft patrol cap will replace the black beret, at least for wear with the Army combat uniform, and some insignia will be sewn, losing the Velcro, the Army announced Saturday.

  • Collaboration lessons from Army, Marine Corps training

    GAO’s Sharon Pickup explains how the Army and Marine Corps are working together and how your agency can work with other agencies to achieve a common goal.

  • Northrop wins follow-on biometrics task order

    The task order was awarded under the Information Technology Enterprise Solutions 2 Services indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract by the U.S. Army Contracting Command – National Capital Region.

  • Army to test, fix communications tech at home, not abroad

    The service wants to put certain software and hardware in a real-world environment to see how it would perform in conditions similar to those in combat. The process also will influence how the Army buys technology in the future.

  • Army heeding call for acquisition reforms

    The Secretary of the Army said Wednesday that the service agreed with most of the recommendations of a blue ribbon panel on reforming its acquisition process. Secretary John McHugh told Congress the Army was moving forward with 63 of the 76 recommendations.

  • Acquisition feds recalled from retirement

    Agencies asked 125 annuitants for help last year with Army leading the way, bringing 44 retired federal workers back to help with acquisition processes.

  • Ft. Meade commander sees more growth after BRAC

    In a column for Federal News Radio, Ft. Meade Commander Col. Dan Thomas says, ”By this fall, the official worker population of Fort Meade will have grown to more than 48,000. This is 13,000 more personnel than we had three years ago – you do the math: if BRAC growth is 5,400, who are all these other people?”