Delivering Manufacturing Innovation

Local leaders promote business opportunities

With more than a few dozen Pittsburgh-area business leaders sitting among them, Indiana County officials delivered a simple, but direct, message on Thursday. “We want you,” Indiana County Commissioner Rod Ruddock said, “to come here and set up your business because we will take care of you.” Officials and business leaders from the two areas were brought...

Deloitte University Press Launches MOOC on Additive Manufacturing

Course explores business implications of 3D printing; Provides collaborative learning opportunity NEW YORK, July 14, 2014 – Deloitte University Press today announced the launch of a massive open online course (MOOC) on the business implications of additive manufacturing.  3D Opportunity: The Course on Additive Manufacturing for Business Leaders is the first...

October 3, 2014; MFG Day 2014

Manufacturing Day at a Glance WHAT is Manufacturing Day? An annual event that occurs on the first Friday of October, Manufacturing Day is an occasion during which North American manufacturers open their doors to showcase the potential of modern manufacturing and foster interest in manufacturing careers. WHEN does Manufacturing Day happen? This year,...

NCDMM Awarded NIST Grant for Developing an MTConnect Strategic Roadmap

Blairsville, Pa. — June 2, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces it has been awarded a $400K grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce, to promote advanced manufacturing in the United States by developing a formal MTConnect Strategic...

NCDMM Honors Brett B. Lambert as the Recipient of the 2014 Lawrence J. Rhoades Award

Blairsville, Pa. — May 19, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that at its SUMMIT 2014 event, held May 7 – 8, it has awarded its highest honor, the Lawrence J. Rhoades Award, to Brett B. Lambert. Mr. Lambert is the former the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Manufacturing and Industrial Base...