Military Engineering (ME) Focus Areas
Protective Structures and Systems
Technologies, components, systems, materials that reduce manpower, logistical requirements or equipment hours and improve survivability of individuals and small units, individual or crew-served fighting positions, platform fighting positions, semi-fixed assets, observation/combat outposts or contingency bases. Prototype processes including planning tools and Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs) integrating force protection needs for quicker more effective setup and reuse / retrograde of materials. Technologies to enable or improve overwatch, security, perimeter security, port security, border security, de-escalation/turnover, surveillance and warning.