Solutions Newsletter - Fall 2018

Fall 2018

U.S. Army Research, Development & Engineering Command Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (RDECOM ECBC) | Newsletter

CCDC Chemical Biological Center

News from the Field

U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot, Colorado

Continuing its support for the greater mission of its partners, RDECOM ECBC personnel began a second round of chemical weapons munitions destruction using the Explosive Destruction System.

Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

RDECOM ECBC personnel presented a futures briefing to U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command’s commanding general, Gen. Stephen Townsend during a recent visit, which included the Deep Purple unmanned aerial vehicle and ACORNS sensor package, a virtual reality overview of the Chemical Defense Training Facility upgrades using virtual reality technology and an overview of the Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle Sensor Suite upgrade. Additionally, Gen. Townsend virtually toured a training facility that featured a SubT environment as a component of a clandestine chemical biological lab.

Camp Red Cloud, South Korea

RDECOM ECBC personnel from the Advanced Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives Training Team joined the 23rd Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Battalion stationed in South Korea to provide training aimed at improving knowledge of CBRN threats and ability to assess, exploit and mitigate CBRN hazards.

Maribyrnong, Victoria, Australia

Assisting the Australian Department of Defence, RDECOM ECBC personnel continue their remediation efforts of an obsolete research and development facility. Learn more about The Chemical Biological Application and Risk Reduction business unit’s recovery capability in the Solutions Spotlight.