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Battle of Midway and D-Day Exhibits Impact Personnel from Sailors to Scientists
June 9, 2015
The Center for Surface Combat Systems and AEGIS Training and Readiness Center, co-located aboard Naval Support Facility Dahlgren, kick off their commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway by exhibiting World War II artifacts, including items directly related to the June 4-7, 1942 battle that changed the course of the war in the Pacific. This is the third year that Udo Goff – a defense contractor and retired Navy commander - displayed his personal collection at Dahlgren in commemoration of the Battle of Midway. Exhibit items include: U.S. Navy officer swords, ship recognition models, an aviator flight cap and radio headset, various uniforms, and the battle flag of the USS Ray (SS-271). Japanese artifacts on display include a Samurai sword, a Japanese naval officer’s dagger, and military helmets. Goff also displayed artifacts in commemoration of the Normandy D-Day invasion at a Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division building.

Congressman Visits NSWC Dahlgren Division, Commends Scientist for NATO Research
June 2, 2015
U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA) congratulates Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) scientist Steve Anderson for his NATO Science and Technology Organization's Scientific Achievement Award May 18.

Awardees Acclaimed for Achievements Impacting Current, New and Future Technologies Supporting Navy and Joint Warfighters
May 18, 2015
Dr. Orgal Thomas Holland received the John Adolphus Dahlgren Award for his technical excellence in implementing modeling and simulation to enhance naval warfighting capabilities at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) annual honor awards ceremony on May 14, 2015.

DEPSECDEF Loads HVP on Test Range & Observes Repetitive Rate Electromagnetic Railgun’s Commissioning Series
May 8, 2015
Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work departs the Pentagon for his visit to the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, VA on April 30, 2015.

NSWC Dahlgren Division Inventors Honored at Patent Awards Ceremony
May 6, 2015
150324-N-DE005-001 DAHLGREN, Va Melissa Lederer, Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) Systems Safety Engineering Division head, presents an award certificate to Greg Buchanan, an NSWCDD System Safety and Systems Engineer, at a ceremony honoring the command's inventors here March 24.

Navy Engineer Honored with Prestigious Modern Day Technology Leader Award
March 12, 2015

U.S. Navy Scientist Wins NATO Scientific Achievement Award
January 23, 2015
Official U.S. Navy file photo of an artist rendering of the Future Naval Capability project Transformable Craft, or T-Craft. Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) principal scientist Steve Anderson received the 2014 NATO Science and Technology Organization's Scientific Achievement Award for impacting a task group's work - including T-Craft research - in support of NATO. In his research, Anderson used modeling and simulation to explore the effectiveness of T-Craft for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts. The potential future U.S. and allied Navy air cushion vehicle could serve many purposes, including the transport of equipment and personnel between locations at sea and ashore during humanitarian assistance, disaster recovery, and major combat operations.

Historic Leap: NSWC Dahlgren Division Developed Navy Shipboard Laser Operates in Arabian Gulf
December 11, 2014
ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 16, 2014) The Afloat Forward Staging Base (Interim) USS Ponce (ASB(I) 15) conducts an operational demonstration of the Office of Naval Research (ONR)-sponsored Laser Weapon System (LaWS) while deployed to the Arabian Gulf. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams/Released)

NSWCDD - ODU Collaboration Enriches Students, Faculty and Navy Technological Programs
November 3, 2014
NORFOLK, Va. - Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division Commander Capt. Brian Durant and Old Dominion University President Dr. John Broderick sign a memorandum of understanding at ODU Oct. 28. In addition to the memorandum of understanding – which defines the engagement field of a maturing NSWCDD-ODU relationship - they signed education partnership and non-disclosure agreements to expand collaboration benefitting Navy technology programs as well as the university's students and faculty.

NSWC Dahlgren System Safety Practitioners Receive SECNAV Safety Excellence Award
October 27, 2014
141020-N-ZZ999-001 WASHINGTON (Oct. 20, 2014) Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations, and Environment Dennis McGinn presents the Safety Integration in Acquisition Award at the Pentagon to Rebecca Funkhouser and Robert Heflin from the System Safety Engineering Division Team, Dahlgren Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, and Vice Adm. William Hilarides, commander of Naval Sea Systems Command. (U.S. Navy photo/Released)