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Military Technology


Military technology is not just the study of various technologies and applicable physical sciences used to increase military power. It may also extend to the study of production methods of military equipment, and ways to improve performance and reduce material and/or technological requirements for its production. An example is the effort expended by Nazi Germany to produce artificial rubbers and fuels to reduce or eliminate their dependence on imported POL (petroleum, oil, and lubricants) and rubber supplies.

 
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Firearms Controls Federal Agencies Have Firearms Controls, But Cou...

By: General Accounting Office

Government Accountability Integrity Reliability Office Collection

Excerpt: GAO found that all 18 federal agencies reviewed, which accounted for over 95 percent of federal officers and agents authorized to carry firearms, had policies and procedures for controlling and safeguarding firearms that were consistent with federal internal control standards and related criteria. However, agencies could strengthen their controls in key areas that have been consistently recognized as important for effective inventory management. These areas include...

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Munitions Industry : Hearings before the Special Committee Investi...

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Munitions Industry

Gerald P. Nye, chairman; Authur H. Vandenberg, presiding, Dec. 5, 1934, Feb. 4-7, 18, Apr. 15, 1935; Bennett C. Clark, presiding, Dec. 6, 1934; James P. Pope, presiding, Feb. 17-18, 1936; pt. 1. September 4-6, 1934. Electric Boat Co. pt. 2. September 7, 1934. Driggs Ordnance & Engineering Co. pt. 3. September 7 and 10, 1934. American Armament Corporation -- pt. 4. September 10-12, 1934. Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation -- pt. 5. September 12-14, 1934. E.I. Du Pont de Ne...

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Munitions Industry : Hearings before the Special Committee Investi...

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Munitions Industry

Gerald P. Nye, chairman; Authur H. Vandenberg, presiding, Dec. 5, 1934, Feb. 4-7, 18, Apr. 15, 1935; Bennett C. Clark, presiding, Dec. 6, 1934; James P. Pope, presiding, Feb. 17-18, 1936; pt. 1. September 4-6, 1934. Electric Boat Co. pt. 2. September 7, 1934. Driggs Ordnance & Engineering Co. pt. 3. September 7 and 10, 1934. American Armament Corporation -- pt. 4. September 10-12, 1934. Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation -- pt. 5. September 12-14, 1934. E.I. Du Pont de Ne...

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Munitions Industry : Hearings before the Special Committee Investi...

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Munitions Industry

Gerald P. Nye, chairman; Authur H. Vandenberg, presiding, Dec. 5, 1934, Feb. 4-7, 18, Apr. 15, 1935; Bennett C. Clark, presiding, Dec. 6, 1934; James P. Pope, presiding, Feb. 17-18, 1936; pt. 1. September 4-6, 1934. Electric Boat Co. pt. 2. September 7, 1934. Driggs Ordnance & Engineering Co. pt. 3. September 7 and 10, 1934. American Armament Corporation -- pt. 4. September 10-12, 1934. Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation -- pt. 5. September 12-14, 1934. E.I. Du Pont de Ne...

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Munitions Industry : Hearings before the Special Committee Investi...

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Munitions Industry

Gerald P. Nye, chairman; Authur H. Vandenberg, presiding, Dec. 5, 1934, Feb. 4-7, 18, Apr. 15, 1935; Bennett C. Clark, presiding, Dec. 6, 1934; James P. Pope, presiding, Feb. 17-18, 1936; pt. 1. September 4-6, 1934. Electric Boat Co. pt. 2. September 7, 1934. Driggs Ordnance & Engineering Co. pt. 3. September 7 and 10, 1934. American Armament Corporation -- pt. 4. September 10-12, 1934. Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation -- pt. 5. September 12-14, 1934. E.I. Du Pont de Ne...

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Munitions Industry : Hearings before the Special Committee Investi...

By: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Munitions Industry

Gerald P. Nye, chairman; Authur H. Vandenberg, presiding, Dec. 5, 1934, Feb. 4-7, 18, Apr. 15, 1935; Bennett C. Clark, presiding, Dec. 6, 1934; James P. Pope, presiding, Feb. 17-18, 1936; pt. 1. September 4-6, 1934. Electric Boat Co. pt. 2. September 7, 1934. Driggs Ordnance & Engineering Co. pt. 3. September 7 and 10, 1934. American Armament Corporation -- pt. 4. September 10-12, 1934. Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation -- pt. 5. September 12-14, 1934. E.I. Du Pont de Ne...

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Architectura Et Perspectiva Des Fortifications & Artifices, Docume...

By: Jaques Perret

Discription: e-rara.ch is a national collaborative project forming part of the Swiss innovation and cooperation programme E-lib.ch: Swiss Electronic library. It is sponsored by the Swiss University Conference (SUC) and the ETH Board.

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Electronic Safety and Arming Fuzes (Esaf) for Conventional Bomb We...

By: Mike Sowder

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: 1991 -ATACMS ESAD -1st Generation –First AFSRB Certified ESAD –High Voltage -2500V –Standard EFI –Spark Gap –Military Components –Leaded Components –Microcontroller –Hermetic Package ...

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Final Report on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Conver...

By: James E. Johnson

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: Our review showed that the converted appears to be meeting users? needs however; the conversion did not take place in the most efficient manner.

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Trinity Site : 1945-1995

By: White Sands Missile Range Public Affairs Office

Radiation at Trinity Site: In deciding whether to visit ground zero at Trinity Site, the following information may prove helpful to you. Radiation levels in the fenced, ground zero area are low. On an average the levels are only 10 times greater than the region's natural background radiation. A one-hour visit to the inner fenced area will result in a whole body exposure of one-half to one milliroentgen.

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The Remy ignition system on aircraft engines : instruction book

By: Great Britain. Ministry of Munitions

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: American Libraries Collection; American University Library Collection

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Hours, Fatigue, And Health in British Munition Factories : Reprints

By: Great Britain Ministry of Munitions. Health of Munition Workers Committee, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Ministry of Munitions, Health of Munition Workers Committee, United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, Great Britain, U.S. Department of Labor, United States
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Contributions of Balloon Operations to Research and Development at...

By: United States. Air Force Missile Development Center, Holloman Air Force Base, N. M.

Subject: Balloons; Balloon ascensions; Voyages, Imaginary

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Architecture Pratique, Document Architecture Pratique

By: Pierre Bullet

Discription: e-rara.ch is a national collaborative project forming part of the Swiss innovation and cooperation programme E-lib.ch: Swiss Electronic library. It is sponsored by the Swiss University Conference (SUC) and the ETH Board.

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Physical and Chemical Data of Nitrogen Fixation. With 47 Diagrams....

By: Great Britain. Ministry of Munitions. Munitions Inventions Department; Great Britain. Ministry of Munitions. Nitrogen Products Committee; Todd, George William; Harker, John Allen, B. 1870

Nitrogen

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Report Upon the Practice in Europe with the Heavy Armstrong, Woolw...

By: United States. Board of Engineers for Fortifications; Tower, Z. B. (Zealous Bates), 1819-1900

Subject: Oregon -- History Periodicals

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Report Upon the Practice in Europe with the Heavy Armstrong, Woolw...

By: United States. Board of Engineers for Fortifications; Tower, Z. B. (Zealous Bates), 1819-1900

Subject: Ordnance testing; Anemometer

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Technical Records of Explosives Supply, 1915-1918 No. 1-9

By: Great Britain. Ministry of Munitions; Macnab, William

Fraser River gold rush ; Gold ; Or ; Film/Fiche is presented as originally captured.

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Final Report of the Work of the Commission, November, 1915, To Mar...

By: Canada. Munitions Resources Commission; Cantley, Thomas, 1857

J. Van Court, 1836-1843; R. Beresford, 1846-1847; King & Baird, 1848-1854, 1860-1862, 1864-1875; W.H. Sickels, 1854-1856; Town's Print. Office, 1856-1858; Inquirer Print. Office, 1858-1860; McLaughlin Bros., 1862-1864; E.C. Markley & Son, 1877-1882; J. Spencer Smith, 1882-1883; Dunlap & Clarke, 1883-1889; George F. Lasher, 1889-1890, 1891-1892; Dando, 1890-1891; Dunlap, 1892-1920

Philadelphia (Pa.). Councils. Common Council ; Municipal government ; Ordinances, Municipal

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Report upon the practice in Europe with the heavy Armstrong, Woolw...

By: United States. Board of Engineers for Fortifications; Tower, Z. B. (Zealous Bates), 1819-1900

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: American Libraries Collection; Historical Literature

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