Delivering Manufacturing Innovation

Commerce’s NIST Announces STEM Education Opportunities for Teachers and Undergraduates

The Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently announced they are accepting applications for two grant programs for middle school science teachers and for its annual NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program. These programs underscore the importance of educating both our teachers and students in the...

NCDMM’s Ralph Resnick Named Chairman of the Manufacturing Division Executive Board of the National Defense Industrial Association

NCDMM’s Gary R. Fleegle Named Secretary Blairsville, Pa. — November 5, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that NCDMM President and Executive Director Ralph Resnick and Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Gary R. Fleegle were named Chairman and Secretary, respectively, of the Executive Board of...

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...