Delivering Manufacturing Innovation

Lawrence J. Rhoades Award

The NCDMM established the Lawrence J. Rhoades Award to honor the memory of Mr. Rhoades whose entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to the advancement of manufacturing processes was known industry-wide. Mr. Rhoades was the founder and CEO of the Extrude Hone Corp. and the Ex One Company. Mr. Rhoades held a bachelor’s degree in economics and mechanical...

NCDMM Awarded $42 Million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract

Blairsville, Pa. — June 25, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces it has been awarded a $42 million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle. The five-year contract vehicle is administered by the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s (RDECOM) Aviation and Missile...

NCDMM and AMT Announce First MTConnect Student Challenge

One Challenge, Two Contests with Cash Prizes Totaling $33K Blairsville, Pa. — May 13, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) and the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) Defense-wide Manufacturing Science and Technology (DMS&T), sponsored along with AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology and the U.S....

NCDMM Welcomes Four New Alliance Partners

The NCDMM Board Approves Munro & Associates, Inc.; Navteca; SME; and the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) Blairsville, Pa. — May 13, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) is proud to announce that its Board of Directors at its last convened meeting approved the addition of four new Alliance Partners: Munro &...

NCDMM Honors Paul R. Warndorf as the Recipient of the 2015 Lawrence J. Rhoades Award

Prestigious Award Recognizes Achievement in Dedication to Advancement of Manufacturing Technology Blairsville, Pa. — May 7, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that at its SUMMIT 2015 event, held May 6 – 7, it has awarded its highest honor, the Lawrence J. Rhoades Award, to Paul R. Warndorf. Mr....