Army’s GVSC, Picatinny Arsenal test robotic combat vehicle prototype at Fort Dix

By Angelique N. Smythe, Picatinny Arsenal Public Affairs August 4, 2021 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, New Jersey– Members of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Armaments Center at Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, and Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) located in Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, joined together on a range at Fort Dix June 30 to…

Marines adopt Army autonomous software for ROGUE Fires

By Jerome Aliotta July 23, 2021 DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich.—U.S. Army DEVCOM Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC), through its Remote Technology Kernel (RTK) technology, is supporting the U.S. Marine Corps with an autonomy solution for its latest innovation to integrate ground based, anti-ship weapons into its arsenal—a remotely operated, unmanned vehicle. The Remotely Operated Ground Unit…

GVSC and West Point Advance Ground Vehicle Autonomy

By COL Christopher Korpela July 22, 2021 AUBURN HILLS, Mich.— The United States Military Academy at West Point has a long-standing collaborative relationship with Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) to develop autonomous capabilities for ground vehicles. Some projects include Ground Vehicle Robotics GVRBot, Autonomous Tunnel Exploration (ATE), Robotic Combat Vehicle…

Project Origin: Live Fire

Project Origin is a testing and demonstration platform for emerging technologies, the data from which helps U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command and our Cross Functional Team partners inform the Robotic Combat Vehicle campaign of learning.  As part of the U.S. Army Modernization enterprise led by our 31+4 signature modernization efforts, the technologies that Project…

U.S. Army Announces Small Business-Targeted Contract Awards for Ground Vehicle Technologies

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. — U.S. Army researchers in early Fiscal Year 2020 selected a handful of proposals for funding through its Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) and Small Business Innovation Fund (SBIR) efforts, targeting technology advancements in vehicle protection, survivability, and maneuverability, vehicle-based fuel cells, and autonomy. The announcement comes from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities…