ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL NEWS

JMC ensures ammo readiness through accountability

Story by Sal (Tony) Lopez on 09/04/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill., - Holding contractors and ourselves accountable is critical to the success of Joint Munitions Command. We must ensure that all partners who play a role in munitions sustainment can be effectively relied upon to provide the needed material or
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Change of command ceremony marks change in leadership, highlights transition in mission

Story by Paul Levesque on 08/30/2019 By Paul Levesque ASC Public Affairs Rock Island Arsenal. Ill. A ceremony held here Aug. 29 marked a change in leadership at the U.S. Army Sustainment Command and also highlighted the ongoing transition of ASC's mission. During a change of command ceremony which took
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Brochures offer virtual tour of Rock Island Arsenal

Story by Paul Levesque on 08/28/2019 By Paul Levesque ASC Public Affairs Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. You can now take a self-guided virtual tour of Rock Island Arsenal, courtesy of two brochures produced by the U.S. Army Sustainment Command History Office The brochures, titled "A Self-Guided Tour of Rock Island
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JMC's Commanding General discusses the importance of equality with RIA workforce

Story by Nicole Kirschmann on 08/22/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. Rock Island Arsenal's highest ranking woman officer, Brig. Gen. Michelle M. T. Letcher, Commanding General of Joint Munitions Command, delivered the keynote speech at the installation's commemoration of Women's Equality Day on August 22. The event celebrated the 99th anniversary
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Logistics program, prepositioned stocks top quarterly update

Story by Jon Connor on 08/21/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. An expanded role for a logistics program that ensures Army scalability and flexibility regardless of operational tempo was discussed by Gen. Gus Perna, commanding general, U.S. Army Materiel Command, during an Aug. 14 quarterly update here with leaders of the
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JMC's quality assurance engineers get a hands-on experience

Story by Nicole Kirschmann on 08/19/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. The Joint Munitions Command's quality directorate manages ammunition quality and reliability to ensure it is safe to use. As part of this important responsibility, the quality engineers need to understand the relationship between ammunition and the arms that fire that
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Joint Munitions Command Security Assistance Program supports US allies around the globe

Story by Sal (Tony) Lopez on 08/12/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill., - Security Assistance is a program that provides defense articles, military education and training and other defense-related services in furtherance of U. S. policies and objectives. The idea of security assistance began before WWII with the awareness that war-tor
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Rock Island CCDC CBC Employees Expand Horizons in Mentor Program

Story by Richard M Arndt on 08/09/2019 Seventeen U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Chemical Biological Center employees at Rock Island Arsenal recently completed a three-month journey of self-assessment and leadership skills as they graduated from the first Mentoring Program held at the Center's Illinois site. The program pair
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Rock Island CCDC CBC Employees Expand Horizons in Mentor Program

Story by Richard M Arndt on 08/09/2019 Seventeen U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Chemical Biological Center employees at Rock Island Arsenal recently completed a three-month journey of self-assessment and leadership skills as they graduated from the first Mentoring Program held at the Center's Illinois site. The program pair
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ID-S Commanders Conference details garrison issues

Story by Eric Cramer on 08/07/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Illinois (Aug. 7, 2019) Commanders, managers, and sergeants majors from throughout Installation Management Command, Sustainment Region, met Aug. 7 at Rock Island Arsenal for the Fall ID-S Commander's Conference. Topics at the conference ranged the gamut of issues facing garrison commander
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ID-S Commanders Conference details garrison issues

Story by Eric Cramer on 08/07/2019 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Illinois (Aug. 7, 2019) Commanders, managers, and sergeants majors from throughout Installation Management Command, Sustainment Region, met Aug. 7 at Rock Island Arsenal for the Fall ID-S Commander's Conference. Topics at the conference ranged the gamut of issues facing garrison commander
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