Riverbank Acoustical Laboratories

Riverbank Acoustical Laboratories

Founded in 1918 by Wallace Clement Sabine, Alion’s Riverbank Acoustical Laboratories™ (RAL) is recognized worldwide as a source of valid acoustical data in numerous commercial, civilian, and military specifications. Our acoustical engineers support clients with...
Mobile Support Technologies

Mobile Support Technologies

Alion’s mSTAR™ Mobile Support Technologies and Repair Modules™ provide rapid fabrication and repair capabilities at the point of need for equipment maintenance as well as the prototyping of unique tools and hardware for unanticipated mission needs. They are...
Agile Engineering, Explained.

Agile Engineering, Explained.

In a perfect world, every deployed system works exactly as expected, every time. But systems in the field are subject to conditions that often can’t be replicated until they are in use 24/7, in every part of the world. Parts may fail prematurely, due to unexpected...
TIREM™ RF Modeling

TIREM™ RF Modeling

Alion’s Terrain Integrated Rough Earth Model™ (TIREM™) enables DoD and commercial customers to forecast radio frequency (RF) propagation loss over irregular terrain and seawater for ground-based and air-borne transmitters and receivers. Alion scientists and engineers...
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...
Case Study: Making the Air Fleet Safer and Easier to Maintain

Case Study: Making the Air Fleet Safer and Easier to Maintain

Customer: US Air Force Nondestructive Inspection Program Office, (AFRL/RXS-OL) Challenge: The Air Force required an independent third party to assist in reviewing and updating their nondestructive evaluation procedures and tools, which are used to maintain the Air...
Virtual Nuclear Threat Detection

Virtual Nuclear Threat Detection

CIRCAS (Constellation of Intelligent Reasoning for Constructive Analytic Simulation) is a Federate designed to provide an agent based reasoning layer capable of controlling entities within other approved Federates. CIRCAS uses intelligent agents to model the...
Secure Measures for Classified Information

Secure Measures for Classified Information

Before clearing a U.S. Coast Guard ship for service, classified information processing systems are examined closely to identify and correct any compromising emissions. The DoD’s TEMPEST standard serves as the benchmark that must be met. Since 2007, the Coast Guard has...
Automated RF Monitoring

Automated RF Monitoring

Radio frequency (RF) interference and emissions can cause disruptions in critical U.S. government communications, making monitoring capabilities a necessity. To assist, Alion built a unique solution to monitor the electromagnetic spectrum and alert users to...
A Clear View of Submarine Imaging

A Clear View of Submarine Imaging

The Navy’s Integrated Submarine Imaging System (ISIS) captures and distributes high-definition video and photographic data for navigation and critical mission support. But access to detailed views of components and interconnected systems had been limited. Working with...