July 28, 2020

GZR / MTR Decommissioning

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Unfortunately, even the very best equipment and software systems become worn out and obsolete. When this occurs those system components will require to be decommissioned and the way cleared to install current and state of the art components to ensure that the Range System remains fit for purpose. Decommissioning typically will encompass the sub-system components such as the Control Room, Firing Point, Downrange Hardware including Target Lifters, Projectile Location Systems, Lane Markers and electrical and
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June 22, 2020

GZR / MTR Civil Works & Preparation

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Range configuration planning will encompass the layout of the range power and communications links that are a critical subset of the project and raise a hazard that equates to a severe risk. The risk is, there is the potential of electrocution from unidentified yet underground power sources being cut or interrupted that may not appear on older drawings, hence the approach to digging, ground penetration and trenching is taken with extreme caution to prevent any
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June 9, 2020

GZR / MTR Equipment Inspections

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A “Core Value” of ATS is the relentless pursuit of excellence, with that in mind a focus on the exacting standards that are required for the Marksman are also measured in the warehouse prior to being shipped to site. Items are receipted and unpacked to allow ATS Staff to carry out inspections that ensure quality products are delivered to the customer. Any deviation, distortion or fault will be identified and returned to the manufacturing location
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May 27, 2020

GZR / MTR Manufacture Fabrication

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Detailed designs and planning will evolve into the manufacture, integration and fabrication of all system components (hardware / firmware / software) that constitute a GZR / MTR.  Prototypes – First Runs are critical to ensure that the accuracy and precision performance on the range are matched to the required training outcomes. First Runs will be placed into a regimen where rigorous tests are be conducted to ensure that system function demonstrates the essential characteristics necessary
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May 4, 2020

GZR / MTR Development

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The Grouping and Zeroing Range (GZR) and the Marksmanship Training Range (MTR) are a critical component in the training and preparation of soldiers / sailors / airmen, when developing their combat and marksmanship skills. The continual cycle of immersive Live Fire Training will instill confidence, experience and above all, accuracy, for an individual embarking on a career within the Profession of Arms. Over the following weeks ATS will release a series of news stories that
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