NSWC Philadelphia Completes Preliminary Design Review

A team of Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division engineers recently successfully conducted and completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) of the Ship Control System Government (SCS-Gov) variant that is planned to be integrated and installed on Ford Class Supercarriers. “Our Nation’s greatest asset is its people with our ability to accommodate design changes and develop innovative solutions to challenging…

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US Navy Working on Paradigm Shift for Laser Weapons Electrical Needs

How can the U.S. Navy integrate electric weapons such as its new and emerging high-energy laser systems into warships while ensuring there is enough power for all ship systems and services? It will take a paradigm shift that few have heard or seen before, according to Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) scientists and engineers. Thomas ‘TJ’ McKelvey – an NSWC…

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