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The TACOM Life Cycle Management Command ( LCMC) unites all the organizations that focus on Soldier and ground systems throughout the entire life cycle. The TACOM LCMC consists of the Integrated Logistics Support Center, Program Executive Office Combat Support & Combat Service Support, Program Executive Office Ground Combat Systems, and Program Executive Office Soldier. The TACOM LCMC is also aligned with several business partners - the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development & Engineering Center; TACOM Contracting Center; U.S. Army Armaments Research, Development & Engineering Center; Natick Soldier Research, Development & Engineering Center; Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center; Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense, and PEO-Integration.

Mission: TACOM is committed to developing and delivering readiness for ground and support systems globally

America’s sole main battle tank, the M1 Abrams, are now being tested by putting it through its paces across more than 20...
12/10/2018
Latest and greatest M1 tank tested at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground

America’s sole main battle tank, the M1 Abrams, are now being tested by putting it through its paces across more than 200 miles of rugged road courses at the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona. The latest main battle tank, the M1A2 Systems Engineering Plan (SEP) version 3 (v3), still remains its original conception: overwhelming power and overmatch against any adversary.

The M1A2 Systems Engineering Plan (SEP) version 3 (v3) main battle tank is being put through its paces across the more than 200 miles of rugged road courses at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground to ensure it functions as it should wherever in the world it could be called on to serve.

PEO Combat Support & Combat Service Support
12/06/2018
PEO Combat Support & Combat Service Support

PEO Combat Support & Combat Service Support

Our Acquisition pros are in the field with the 10th Mountain Division during #MountainPeak, as Soldiers try out four prototypes for the Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET) program. SMETs will unburden dismounted infantry, and real-world feedback from Soldiers in an operational scenario is critical to getting Army #Modernization right. The SMET program is part of our Product Manager for Applique Large Unmanned Ground Systems (ALUGS).

cc: U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, U.S. Army TACOM

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TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted a quarterly command update to AMC CG Gen. Gus Perna on Nov. 28 when Perna met ...
12/03/2018
Perna visits TACOM to discuss supply availability

TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted a quarterly command update to AMC CG Gen. Gus Perna on Nov. 28 when Perna met with top leaders from TACOM to discuss supply availability issues. Perna also recognized TACOM employees David Apel, James Bronson, Sharon Bryan, and Kenneth Christopher for their contributions for Army readiness.

Army Materiel Command Commander Gen. Gus Perna met with top leaders from the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command to discuss supply availability issues during TACOM's quarterly update at Detroit Arsenal Nov. 28.

The Army plans to issue a new World War II-style uniform starting the summer of 2020.  The Army Service Uniform will rev...
11/23/2018
Throwback to WWII, Army Greens uniform aims to instill pride in today's generation

The Army plans to issue a new World War II-style uniform starting the summer of 2020. The Army Service Uniform will revert to a dress uniform for more formal events, while the Operational Camouflage Pattern uniform will still be used as a duty uniform.

"This nation came together during World War II and fought and won a great war," Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey said. "And that's what the secretary and the chief want to do, is capitalize on that Greatest Generation, because there's another great generation that is serving today and that's the Soldiers who serve in the United States Army."

The Army plans to issue a new World War II-style uniform starting the summer of 2020, as senior leaders look to sharpen the professional appearance of Soldiers and inspire others to join them.

On Nov. 7, the Detroit Arsenal held its annual Veterans Day observance. The keynote speakers for the event were Rich Hom...
11/20/2018
TACOM commemorates Veterans Day

On Nov. 7, the Detroit Arsenal held its annual Veterans Day observance. The keynote speakers for the event were Rich Homberg, president and CEO of Detroit Public Television, and Keith Famie, director and producer of documentary films. Homberg talked about the work DPTV has done to support Michigan’s veterans and the U.S. Army and Famie then spoke about the importance of capturing and telling veterans’ stories to the American public before it was too late.

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- On November 11, 1919, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed the first Armistice Day as a way to commemorate the end of World War I in 1918.

VICE News
10/22/2018
VICE News

VICE News

The Army is getting ready to drive into war — in driverless trucks.

Helpful Hatch Act guidance from the AMC Legal Center-Warren for federal employees.
10/16/2018
Hatch Act and Election Day

Helpful Hatch Act guidance from the AMC Legal Center-Warren for federal employees.

Election Day is right around the corner. The AMC Legal Center -- Warren has put out guidance covering a variety of issues and possible scenarios involved in the political arena and how it affects you as a federal employee.

TACOM Commander Maj. Gen. Dan Mitchell was a panelist last week on the Association of the United States Army on Sustaini...
10/16/2018
Panel focuses on art, science of sustainment

TACOM Commander Maj. Gen. Dan Mitchell was a panelist last week on the Association of the United States Army on Sustaining the Force panel in Washington, D.C.

The ability to give maneuver commanders what they need when they need it is the true task of Army logisticians, said Army Materiel Command's top leader during an Association of the United States Army panel on Sustaining the Force, Oct. 9.

"If we focus on readiness, on workforce and quality work, that is how we will know we are doing things right," stated AM...
10/12/2018
Must shift focus from workload to readiness

"If we focus on readiness, on workforce and quality work, that is how we will know we are doing things right," stated AMC Commander Gen. Gus Perna.

Decisions that determine workload at the Army's manufacturing arsenals, maintenance depots and ammunition plants are hinging on a new focus: Army readiness, quality people and quality products.

As TACOM works to shape our organization for efficiency and to ensure our workforce has the right people in the right po...
09/19/2018
Shaping TACOM's workforce with ILSC's Career Enhancement Day

As TACOM works to shape our organization for efficiency and to ensure our workforce has the right people in the right positions doing the right work, ILSC held its second Career Enhancement Day for its employees on Sept. 13 and 14.

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- As the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command is committed to shaping a multi-skilled workforce, the TACOM Integrated Logistics Support Center held its second Career Enhancement Day for ILSC employees on Sept. 13 an...

Michigan Economic Development Corporation
09/17/2018
Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Michigan Economic Development Corporation

The U.S. Army TARDEC Cyber Hub will enable TARDEC to accelerate automotive cybersecurity training and workforce development, further establishing Michigan as the national epicenter for cybersecurity education and training.

An inside look at the Sierra Army Depot
09/12/2018
An inside look at the Sierra Army Depot

An inside look at the Sierra Army Depot

Thanks to the work done here, plates that would’ve cost taxpayers 500 dollars, now cost 50. The 36 square miles of mostly open land preserves not only equipment, but history and pride.

Red River Army Depot
09/06/2018
Red River Army Depot

Red River Army Depot

Congratulations to Team Red River as winner of the fiscal year 2017 Chief of Staff Army Award for Maintenance Excellence (AAME)! This is the second consecutive year the depot has won the award and the fifth time Team Red River has claimed the AAME since 2008. Winning the AAME places the depot in competition for the Secretary of Defense Robert T. Mason Award, which Red River won twice in 2009 and 2006.

TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted a quarterly command update to AMC CG Gen. Gus Perna on Aug. 30 when Perna also...
09/05/2018
TACOM tackles supply availability

TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted a quarterly command update to AMC CG Gen. Gus Perna on Aug. 30 when Perna also recognized ILSC employees Brandie Jackowski, Julie Jacobs, Kat Szalek and Paul Webster for their individual contributions during the update.

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- The Army's senior logistician recognized U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command's efforts to attack supply availability issues and improve readiness across the force.

TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted his first town hall August 28 at the Detroit Arsenal.U.S. Army Materiel Comman...
08/31/2018
TACOM CG lays out priorities at his first town hall

TACOM CG Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell hosted his first town hall August 28 at the Detroit Arsenal.

U.S. Army Materiel Command

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Commander Maj. Gen. Daniel Mitchell spoke on August 28 at the Detroit Arsenal to a packed house of TACOM teammates for his first town hall meeting.

With their 5S for Success Lean Six Sigma program as a guide, FMX Leonard Wood has already saved over $20,000 for TACOM a...
08/15/2018
5S Program progress at FMX Leonard Wood

With their 5S for Success Lean Six Sigma program as a guide, FMX Leonard Wood has already saved over $20,000 for TACOM as a result of the program!

U.S. Army Materiel Command

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- FMX Leonard Wood organization is one of the sites in the Fleet Management Expansion (FMX) Directorate, part of the Field Support Operations Directorate in the Integrated Logistics Support Center of the U.S. Army Tank-automot...

Five Detroit Arsenal members convened as Senior Service College Fellowship Class of 2019 fellows on July 23, 2018.
08/13/2018
Detroit Arsenal Senior Service College Fellowship Class of 2019 convenes

Five Detroit Arsenal members convened as Senior Service College Fellowship Class of 2019 fellows on July 23, 2018.

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- The Detroit Arsenal seminar Senior Service College Fellowship (SSCF) Class of 2019 commenced on July 23, 2018. The Detroit Arsenal Seminar fellows include Chris Brouwer (PEO Combat Support & Combat Service Support), Kyle Br...

TACOM recently received two Lean Six Sigma Excellence Awards Program (LEAP) awards.  One was for TACOM’s overall results...
08/08/2018
TACOM receives two LEAP awards

TACOM recently received two Lean Six Sigma Excellence Awards Program (LEAP) awards. One was for TACOM’s overall results of Continuous Process Improvement projects completed in FY17 which resulted in financial benefit of $208 million!

DETROIT ARSENAL, Mich. -- In a ceremony held July 25 at the Pentagon, TACOM received two Lean Six Sigma Excellence Awards Program (LEAP) awards, one at the organizational level and one at the individual project team level.

TACOM ILSC Soldier Staff Sgt. Duane Butler is one of nine Soldiers competing for Army Materiel Command’s Best Warrior Co...
07/05/2018
Nine Soldiers will compete for AMC Best Warrior

TACOM ILSC Soldier Staff Sgt. Duane Butler is one of nine Soldiers competing for Army Materiel Command’s Best Warrior Competition. We’re pulling for you Staff Sgt. Butler!

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. - Nine Soldiers from across the Army Materiel Command enterprise are getting ready to compete in this year's Best Warrior Competition at Camp Atterbury, Indiana, July 9-11.

06/28/2018
Sierra Army Depot (Official)

Here you can see where Sierra Army Depot provides rapid, expeditionary logistics support and long-term sustainment solutions to enhance readiness for the total Army and joint force.

Sierra Army Depot is well known among the logistic community as the Army Materiel Command’s premier storage, logistic, and maintenance Depot. The Depot performs its primary mission as a premier logistics platform and underpins the readiness of the force by serving as the National Guard and Reserve training venue and a support site for power project missions.

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