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NSWC IHD Prepares for Modernization
November 14, 2023
Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division modernization plan program manager Jim Sherman addresses the attendees at an Industry Day for infrastructure contractors in southern Maryland for the construction and architecture/engineering trades in preparation for the command's modernization efforts.

JABS program personnel complete final test milestone, leave 21-year MCM program lasting impact
October 30, 2023
The Joint Direct Attack Munition Assault Breaching System (JABS) Test and Evaluation Team is made up of personnel from Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, NSWC Indian Head, Innovative Professional Solutions, Inc., support contractors and Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. NSWC PCD also developed and fielded JABS mission planning software for MEDAL and MINEnet Tactical and developed tactics and doctrine for employing the system. (U.S. Navy photo by Eddie Green)

Robot Range Enhancements Unveiled at the Fall DoD EODT&T Program Board Meeting
October 19, 2023
EOD T&T Program Board members along with NSWC IHD Technical Director Ashley Johnson (fourth from left), NSWC IHD Commanding Officer CAPT Steve Duba (fourth from right) and EOD Technology Center's Acting Department Head Denice Lee (far right) stand in front of the new Robot Building on NSWC IHD’s Stump Neck Annex as the ribbon is cut using a MTRS II robot.

EXU-1 Conducts Joint Disassembly and Exploitation Training
September 25, 2023
U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Expeditionary Exploitation Unit One (EXU-1) alongside the U.S. Marine Corps 3d Littoral Logistics Battalion EOD conduct a Joint Disassemble and Exploitation Training steam out at U.S. Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, August 15.
(U.S. Navy photo by Holly Dodds)

IPO/PRC Attend DTRA WG3 in Seoul
August 30, 2023
Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD)/Defense Threat Reduction Agency Interoperability Working Group 3 in Seoul, South Korea, July 24 - 28

NSWC IHD Celebrates Time-Honored Tradition with Change of Command Ceremony
August 25, 2023
Incoming Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division Commanding Officer Capt. Stephen Duba addresses the audience at the change of command ceremony at Naval Support Facility Indian Head, Md., Aug. 25. Duba will now oversee the DoD’s largest full-spectrum energetics facility and the Navy’s only public arsenal supporting the DoD, the nation’s partners and allies.

NSWC IHD NETAP Students Heat Things Up in Summer Robotics Competition
August 8, 2023
A student with the Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division’s (NSWC IHD) Naval Energetics Technology Apprenticeship Program (NETAP) prepares their underwater remotely operated vehicle for her group’s scenario at Naval Support Facility Indian Head, July 28. NETAP provides students an opportunity to engage in a hands-on internship allowing them to develop their engineering skills. Over the course of the program, students learned and improved upon their tooling, soldering and programming skills by building miniature unmanned underwater vehicles

EXU-1 Conducts Maritime Post-Blast Investigation Course
June 20, 2023
An Expeditionary Exploitation Unit One Technical Exploitation Platoon member collects evidence during a site exploitation training scenario as part of the maritime post-blast investigation course at Naval Air Station Key West, June 2-9. The course was developed to expand and develop EOD operator’s skillset in maritime post-blast exploitation techniques through classroom coursework, diving and strategic case study analysis. (U.S. Navy photo by Holly Dodds)

NAVAIR Recognizes NSWC IHD CAD/PAD JPO Team for Unprecedented Response
June 13, 2023
NAVAIR Commander, Vice Admiral Carl Chebi (left) presented thee Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division Cartridge and Propellant Actuated Device (CAD/PAD) Joint Program Office (JPO) with the Naval Air Systems Command Commander’s Award for Availability during a ceremony at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Lexington Park, Maryland, May 31. CAD/PAD JPO Director Gregory Longworth (center) and JPO Navy Deputy Program Manager Jason Caron (right) received the award on behalf of the team of engineers, technicians, logisticians, analysts, handlers, drivers and radiographers from across the command who were responsible for the prestigious award.

Battle Lab Exhibits New Technology and Shares Recent Test Results at Two-Day Inaugural Expo
June 6, 2023