About the Arsenal
Picatinny Arsenal is a high performing military installation committed to excellence in the pursuit of mission readiness and delivering novel and effective solutions to the warfighter.
Civilians Employed and Counting
Awards and Counting
Picatinny Arsenal’s Importance
Picatinny is a unique facility that is vital to our nation – there is no government or industry counterpart with the same capabilities. As the Joint Center of Excellence for Lethality, Picatinny Arsenal provides products and services to all branches of the U.S. military, leading the way in research, development, acquisition, and lifecycle management of advanced conventional weapon systems and ammunition.
10 highlights of what sets Picatinny apart and makes it so vital to the success of our military:
Picatinny Powder Depot
First Powder Factory
Arsenal Takes over responsibility for fuzes.
Army Recognizes Picatinny
Rapid Response to Urgent Requirements
Picatinny Arsenal is a proud recipient of many awards over the years. Picatinny was the first Federal and only DoD organization to receive the Malcolm Baldrige Award. Picatinny Arsenal is also 1 of 2 organizations worldwide to have Baldrige and Shingo recognition at enterprise level. Below is a sample of some awards Picatinny has received over the years.