Delivering Manufacturing Innovation

NCDMM Welcomes Four New Alliance Partners

NCDMM Board Approves Georgia Institute of Technology, Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation, OpenArc LLC, and Optomec Blairsville, Pa. — October 8, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) is proud to announce that its Board of Directors approved the addition of four new Alliance Partners: Georgia Institute of...

November 1, 2014; Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing Basics; Pittsburgh, PA

Offered by the Pittsburgh Chapter of NTMA and New Century Careers. In this class, participants will be introduced to GD&T by first learning the symbology as a language to communicate design intent. Participants will also be able to calculate bonus tolerances and understand the boundaries that result. The class will also offer opportunities for hands-on part...

November 1, 2014; CNC Programming 1; Pittsburgh, PA

Offered by the Pittsburgh Chapter of NTMA and New Century Careers. This is the first part of a comprehensive course on the programming, setup, and operation of CNC machines using the EIA/ISO standard (G & M codes).  Basic concepts and principles of computer numerical control and CNC machines are covered along with the various addressing formats and machine...

December 2, 2014; Entering the Shale Gas Supply Chain for Manufacturers; Pittsburgh, PA

Offered by Catalyst Connection – Are you a MANUFACTURER interested in becoming a part of the supply chain in the shale gas industry? This one day workshop is focused around addressing the needs of this dynamic industry and identifying the opportunities it holds for the region’s small and medium sized manufacturing companies. The workshop is devoted...

November 19, 2014; Statistical Process Control – A Practical Introduction; Pittsburgh, PA

Offered by Catalyst Connection - Properly applied, Statistical Process Control (SPC) will allow for more effective tracking and evaluation of output data, facilitate timely response to process issues and drive quality improvement. Concepts and practical application of SPC techniques will be presented. While statistical formulas are important, the class will...