Client : NAVSUP FLT LOG CTR NORFOLK

HGS was contracted to assist in the development and execution of the CITADEL PROTECT exercises to assess the integration of Installation and Navy Afloat Assets berthed in Navy-Controlled CONUS and OCONUS Ports.  The primary focus is on the effectiveness of AT C2 between the Installation and the berthed Ships, alignment and synchronization of Installation and Afloat Pre-Planned Responses, and current capability to detect, respond, neutralize and recover from a small boat and/or vehicle born Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN), an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attack (ATK) and/or an Active Shooter attack.  As in a real-world scenario, all events involving explosives will be treated as a CBRN incident until threat can be eliminated.  CITADEL PROTECT exercises are designed to create a training environment that approximates a realistic operational environment by providing a trained aggressor force and incorporating blank fire and realistic effects to portray the sights and sounds of a real-world IED, or active shooter attack.  Each event is assessed to exacting standards