Mr. Jeffrey Jaster

Mr. Jeffrey Jaster was recently appointed the (Acting) Executive Director for Development Command (DEVCOM), Ground Vehicle System Center (GVSC), Research, Technology and Integration (RTI) business group in Detroit Arsenal, Warren, Michigan. In this new role, Jeff is responsible for the strategic leadership and oversight of Ground Vehicle related Science and Technology (S&T) product/programs as well…

Gen. Daly gets hands-on demo of Prognostic and Predictive Maintenance capabilities

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich.—Army Materiel Command’s Gen. Edward M. Daly visited the U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Systems Center and TACOM last week to get a first-hand look at the latest developments of the Army’s Prognostic and Predictive Maintenance (PPMx) capabilities. The PPMx initative is expected to bring the Army maintenance process into the 21st century by…

SBIR Virtual Pitch Day

Virtual Pitch Day brings small companies together to develop innovative technology The U.S. Army Combat Development Capabilities Command (CCDC) – Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) held its first Virtual Technology Transition Pitch Day Sept. 22 to showcase technologies developed through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. SBIR helps increase small business participation in federally…

U.S. Army’s Combat Capabilities Development Command MAPS Program Successfully Completes Layered Protection Range Demonstration

By: Kim Cobb, U.S. Army CCDC GVSC DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. — U.S. Army engineers representing the Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) Modular Active Protection Systems (MAPS) and Product Manager Vehicle Protection Systems (PdM VPS) teams recently hosted a successful MAPS leadership event at U.S. Army Redstone Arsenal. The centerpiece of…