US Military Adds Heavy Trucks Under FHTV-III

In 2009, with its bridge buy of FMTV medium trucks in place, and initial awards for the potential JLTV Hummer replacement designs underway, the next order of business on the US Army’s agenda was a new Family of Heavy Tactical Vehicles multi-year contract: FHTV-III. That multi-billion dollar FHTV-III contract has been awarded – not as […]

Survey to gauge resident satisfaction for Army housing

1 / 2 Show Caption + Army housing residents can rate their satisfaction with services, property and the overall housing experience through the Residential Communities Initiative survey that kicked off March 29. More than 86,000 residents live in privatized housing such as this house at Fort Shafter, Hawaii. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL WASHINGTON […]

Labor shortage threatens export opportunities

Fruit and vegetable producers frustrated with lack of attention to guest worker, immigration reform. The United States continues to lose out on fresh fruit and vegetable export opportunities as farmers struggle to hire employees for the labor-intensive operations. This struggle, driven in part by sheer numbers of qualified applicants and rising costs to employ that […]