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  1. Military Industrial Complex Feb. 18, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Huntington News

    ... is Feb. 29, 2016. Work will be performed in Washington, District of Columbia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Manson Construction Co., Seattle, Washington, was awarded a $10,925,000 ...

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  2. Iraq war vet heals through exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    ... was killed by an improvised explosive device buried in a road. Mr. Lunsford traveled to the cemetery at Rock Island Arsenal in northwest Illinois to get the photo. Another photo, of bloody hands, was inspired by his experience trying to help a badly ...

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  3. Contracts for February 11, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... of Feb. 10, 2020. Bids were solicited via the Internet with three received. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Prime AE Group, Inc.,* Columbus, Ohio, was awarded a $35,000,000 ...

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  4. Letterkenny Army Depot to cut energy use by a quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... cars from the road: -- Honeywell and the Army also recently signed a 20-year, $61 million project for Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing Technology Center in Illinois. The center will disconnect from the installation's central coal-fired steam ...

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  5. Downsizing The .45 ACP Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | American Handgunner

    ... did come back with something even smaller than the Star PD. Actually it began not with Colt, but the Rock Island Arsenal-developed pistol especially for use by general officers of the Army and Air Force. It was known as the General Officer's Model. ...

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  6. Representative reviews 2014, looks forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Thomson prison remains on track to open. I was honored to bring U.S. Army Secretary John McHugh to the Rock Island Arsenal and to announce that the Army allocated $110 million in funding to ensure that it remains competitive. I also continued to ...

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  7. Commercial and Government Companies Open Their Doors to Depot and...Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Freshnews

    The twelfth cohort of the Depot and Arsenal Executive Leadership Program completed its annual immersion residency the week of December 8-12, 2014. The four-and-a-half day trip allowed participants to benchmark commercial and organic industrial base operations on site and conduct a two day value stream mapping exercise which concluded with delivering their findings and recommendations to COL David Luders, Commander, Rock Island Arsenal-Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center and his leadership team.

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  8. Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for Dec. 23, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... Estimated completion date is . Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc, Fairfax, Virginia was ...

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  9. Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for Dec. 22, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... Estimated completion date is . Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Raytheon Co., Tucson, Arizona, has been awarded a $491,478,068 ...

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  10. Contracts for December 23, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... date is June 23, 2015. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc, Fairfax, Virginia was awarded a ...

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  11. Contracts for December 22, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... date is May 24, 2015. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Raytheon Co., Tucson, Arizona, has been awarded a $491,478,068 fixed-price ...

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  12. JMTC Leaders Look Forward to Bigger Workload for Arsenal EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    One of the Quad Cities' biggest employers is looking forward to a better year ahead. On Monday, the commander of the Rock Island Arsenal's Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center outlined projections for the workload there, including more public-private partnership contracts.

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  13. Contracts for December 09, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... date is June 24, 2016. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Readiness Management Support, L.C., Panama City, Florida, is being awarded a ...

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  14. JMTC Leaders Look Forward to Bigger Workload for Arsenal EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Cities' biggest employers is looking forward to a better year ahead. On Monday, the commander of the Rock Island Arsenal's Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center outlined projections for the workload there, including more public-private ...

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  15. Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for Nov. 14, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... Estimated completion date is . Work will be performed in Honolulu, Hawaii. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. American Construction Co., Inc.,* Tacoma, Washington, was awarded a ...

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  16. Contracts for November 14, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... completion date is Dec. 28, 2019. Work will be performed in Honolulu, Hawaii. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. American Construction Co., Inc.,* Tacoma, Washington, was awarded a ...

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  17. Day Trip: Spend a day in the past in Quad CitiesRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    A barge moves through Lock & Dam 15. Visitors to the Mississippi River Visitor Center at the Rock Island Arsenal can view river traffic there. Many interactive exhibits help visitors follow the progress of Deere & Co.

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  18. WWII Veteran Receives Distinguished Flying CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... across the country are recognizing the men and women who have served in our military. On Friday at the Rock Island Arsenal, a Moline man was recognized, receiving a long-overdue medal for his service in World War II. "The President of the United ...

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  19. Inside the Gates: Veterans, In their own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    Tuesday, November 11th is veterans day, and here in the Quad Cities, we have a unique connection to the special day. CBS4 take you inside the gates of the Rock Island Arsenal so you can hear from veterans, in their own words.

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  20. Three Juveniles Arrested In Connection With Rock Island FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... based Rhythm City casino. All the way from Columbus, Ohio, photographer Angie Blevins spent two days at Rock Island Arsenal taking pictures for military family. Blevins says, "This is my gift to them for the service they provide." All the way from ...

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