ARL Technical Team Recognized by DoD
May 11, 2009
An U.S. Army Research Laboratory technical team from the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate was recognized by the Department of Defense on March 12, 2009, for its role in the development of the specification, MIL-STD-3021, a manufacturing process standard, entitled: Materials Deposition, Cold Spray.
The 2008 Defense Standardization Program (DSP) Achievement Award was presented to the ARL team by DoD's Standardization Program Office. The DSP mission is to identify, influence, develop, manage, and provide access to standardization processes, products, and services for warfighters and the acquisition and logistics communities.
In addition, the program promotes interoperability, and assists in reducing total ownership cost and in sustaining readiness.