Case Study: Meeting 21st Century Challenges

Case Study: Meeting 21st Century Challenges

Customer: U.S. Army Enterprise Task Force, Office of Business Transformation (OBT) Challenge: The Army would not be able to sustain current and future combat missions without upgrading its business model to get the right soldier to the right place at the right time...
Impacts of Tailored Training

Impacts of Tailored Training

Training is an essential component to a strong fighting force. But just how effective is that training, and can performance outcomes be enriched by customizing training methods to the specific task? The U.S. Army Research Institute wanted hard evidence on which to...
Faster Re-deployment in Theater

Faster Re-deployment in Theater

Army helicopter crews depend on Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) locations to quickly service, refuel and rearm in theater. To enable faster deployment and re-deployment of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter, Alion developed a complete set of tools, jigs,...
Expanding Geospatial Capabilities

Expanding Geospatial Capabilities

Up-to-the-minute geospatial data — topographical information, terrain, roads and the effects of the weather and time of day — is a key element of battlefield intelligence. To help the Army better manage, analyze, and share geospatial data, Alion’s team worked...
Hybrid Energy Systems Bring Efficiency to Army Posts

Hybrid Energy Systems Bring Efficiency to Army Posts

The Army’s Rapid Equipping Force provides game-changing technologies for greater effectiveness and survivability in the field. Their Energy to the Tactical Edge (E2E) program focuses on reducing the energy footprint at Army posts in Afghanistan. Through the E2E...