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<br /> L e a d · I n n o v a t e · I n t e g r a t e · D e l i v e r<br /> Joint Collaborative Partnerships Edition<br /> JOINING FORCES TO DELIVER NEW CAPABILITIES<br /> SUBSCRIBE<br /> Click here to<br /> find out how!<br /> The Importance of Partnerships and<br /> Working as a Vehicle Enterprise<br /> Shortly after my appointment as TARDEC Director<br /> five years ago, the Department of Defense challenged us<br /> to make this organization a center of technological excel-<br /> lence for the ground vehicle community. I knew from the<br /> first day that no one person or organization could do it<br /> alone. Excellence for our organization and success for our<br /> warfighters mean it’s absolutely essential to partner, col-<br /> laborate and align resources.<br /> Partners are indispensible in achieving the true inte-<br /> gration of people, processes and products necessary to<br /> deliver great capabilities. Integration is embedded into<br /> every aspec<a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=1"> L e a d · I n n o v a t e · I n t e g r a t e</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=2"> The Importance of Partnerships and Working as a V</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=3"> L n Joint CollaboratJiovienPt aPratrntenre</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=4"> EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD Dr. Grace M. Bochenek </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=5"> Collaborative Technology — Bridging the Capabilit</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=6"> SCOTT DAVIS As the executive director that keeps </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=7"> An Army Reserve Officer, Davis is currently assig</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=8"> Soldiers from 5th Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=9"> system. To address the armor issue, we are consta</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=10"> Soldiers with 1st Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry R</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=11"> and reset when the vehicles start coming back fro</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=12"> P ARTNERSHIP ROAD MAP Partners in the ground syst</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=13"> U.S. Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry R</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=14"> U.S. Soldiers from the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regime</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=15"> U.S. Army M2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle (BFV) Comma</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=16"> MOBILE MESSAGING JOINT COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIP</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=17"> During the early days of any military operation, </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=18"> U.S. Soldiers with 8th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regi</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=19"> complete vehicle system,” Riese stated, adding th</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=20"> MRAP'S DIGITAL BACKBONE Each MRAP vehicle contai</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=21"> Imagine purchasing a car several years back equip</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=22"> U.S. Army SSG Gregory McIver, Tactical Assault Co</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=23"> U.S. Army Soldiers conduct a joint night patrol w</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=24"> TRAILER TECH Whether Soldiers and Marines have a </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=25"> The preceeding scenarios require unique approache</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=26"> The 40-ton JRaDS trailer, pictured here, was desi</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=27"> Soldiers attach a disabled MRAP vehicle to the 40</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=28"> CENTER COLLABORATION CONQUERS CHALLENGES EXECUTI</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=29"> The Department of Defense (DoD) is facing difficu</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=30"> JOINT COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS EDITION U.S. Ma</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=31"> “The Marine Corps is guided by a very stringent o</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=32"> A JOINT EFFORT Daniel Pierson's commentary explai</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=33"> As you read this article, the ink might still be </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=34"> By working together with the Army through the JCG</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=35"> USMC Deputy Program Executive Officer Land Systems</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=36"> DOING THE HEAVY LIFTING The Marine Corps' versati</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=37"> to Linda Passeri, Platforms Upgrade Product Manag</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=38"> A USMC 1st Light Armored Infantry Battalion convo</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=39"> A U.S. Marine provides suppressive fire for Royal </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=40"> Marines from Light Armored Reconnaissance Platoon</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=41"> USMC, ARMY AND ONR LOOK AHEAD PEO Land Systems' </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=42"> and is designed to foster collaboration, align sc</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=43"> increased survivability. • Joint Light Tactica</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=44"> MAKING THE GRADE JOINT COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIP</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=45"> U.S. Army SGT Carl Logan, a Husky route clearance</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=46"> Husky vehicle mechanics in Afghanistan perform sc</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=47"> MRAP Blades for the Operational Assessment had no</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=48"> CONNECTIONS BUILD BRIDGES When Marines in Afghani</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=49"> U.S. Soldiers and Marines can ford a 330-foot-wid</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=50"> Above and facing page: Soldiers from the 814th MR</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=51"> rope up to an inch in diameter, but our calculati</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=52"> Two U.S. ARMY M1977 Heavy Expanded Mobility Tacti</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=53"> Marines roll across the Helmand in their Light Ar</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=54"> TINY CELLS DO LARGE DAMAGE Corrosion prevention m</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=55"> U.S. Army SGT Lonnie Malone, a wheeled vehicle me</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=56"> “The most current tests show that galvanization p</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=57"> U.S. Soldiers, 15th Transportation Company, 45th </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=58"> AT A GLANCE: Corrosion has its own form of divers</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=59"> THE LIFE OF A PART A prototype modeling tool can </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=60"> U.S. Army Combat Repair Team 1 mechanic/wrecker o</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=61"> The parts shown above came from inspections condu</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=62"> JUMPING BATTERY PRODUCTION The Army's success in </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=63"> Elise Libby inspects a cylindrical Li-ion cell du</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=64"> Placing a prismatic Li-ion cell in an environment</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=65"> SGT Logan Broome, a wheeled-vehicle mechanic with</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=66"> ENGINE OF INNOVATION TARDEC is ideally positioned</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=67"> expertise to bear for the best solutions for the </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=68"> A GM Equinox Hydrogen fuel-cell powered vehicle i</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=69"> and in industry — are keenly aware of the challen</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=70"> TEAMWORK DRIVES VICTORIES JOINT COLLABORATIVE PA</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=71"> There’s only one U.S. Army vehicle that can susta</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=72"> Just another day at the office for Newman in his U</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=73"> MG Nick Justice, Commanding General of the Army's</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=74"> DETROIT DOWN UNDER Australia's Land Operations Di</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=75"> joint command and control [C2] operations and oth</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=76"> UM Team Leader Edwin Olson (right) explaines how </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=77"> Maj. 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Mark Kelly, Australian land commander (</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=78"> JOINT COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS EDITION 76</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=79"> POWER PLAN An alliance linking Department o</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=80"> U.S. Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu stresses </a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=81"> Katherine Hammack. “A base that’s able to complet</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 82" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=82"> A convoy of fuel trucks pulls into Convoy Support</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 83" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=83"> Overseas Contingency Operations (OCOs): Two Soldi</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 84" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=84"> Integrating sustainability into day- to-day opera</a> <a title="Accelerate_Joint_Edition_2011 page 85" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/56eaab6d?page=85"> Working Smarter at the Detroit Arsenal. 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