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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. Army Benét Labs, and the MTConnect Institute, in partnership with SME and the National Tooling and Machining Association, proudly announce today the first ever MTConnect® Student...

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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 & Associates, Inc.; Navteca; SME; and the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). “On behalf of all of us at the NCDMM, we proudly welcome Munro & Associates, Navteca, SME, and UTEP...

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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. Warndorf has devoted his 50-year career to advancing the manufacturing industry and the understanding of advanced production concepts and capabilities. He is currently Vice President-Strategic...

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NCDMM to Hold Its 10th Annual SUMMIT Event on May 6th – 7th in Blairsville, Pa.

Blairsville, Pa. — April 29, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces it will hold its 10th annual SUMMIT event on May 6th – 7th, 2015, at the Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort and Conference Center in Blairsville, Pa. The theme for this year’s SUMMIT is “Innovation through Collaboration.” SUMMIT is NCDMM’s premier annual, two-day event for encouraging collaboration among government, industry, and academia. By bringing these representatives together, SUMMIT provides opportunities to...

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NCDMM Welcomes Two New Alliance Partners

NCDMM Board Approves Puris, LLC and Wolf Robotics, LLC Blairsville, Pa. — March 10, 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 two new Alliance Partners: Puris, LLC and Wolf Robotics, LLC. “On behalf of all of us at NCDMM, we proudly welcome Puris and Wolf Robotics into the growing ranks of our Alliance Partners,” said Ralph Resnick, NCDMM President and Executive Director. “Our Alliance Partners bring...

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NCDMM and H&W Global Hold an Engineering Shadow Day

Two Indiana High School Students Interested in Pursuing a Career in Engineering Attend Blairsville, Pa. — March 2, 2015. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that on Tuesday, February 24th, NCDMM along with H&W Global Industries, Inc., had the opportunity to sponsor an Engineering Shadow Day by hosting two Indiana High School students, Ms. Ruvini Navaratna and Ms. Rachel Park. Both Ms. Navaratna and Ms. Park are interested in pursuing careers in engineering. Through the shadowing...

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NCDMM to Host Two-Day Event for Elite Students from the National Defense University’s Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy

Blairsville, Pa. — February 2, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that for the ninth consecutive year, NCDMM will host a two-day event for the Manufacturing Industry Study Group from the National Defense University’s Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy, formerly known as the Industrial College for the Armed Forces (ICAF). During this two-day event beginning on Thursday, February 5th and concluding on Friday, February 6th, NCDMM will be hosting a...

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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 the Manufacturing Division of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA). “I am honored to serve as Chairman of the Executive Board of the Manufacturing Division of the NDIA...

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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 Technology (Georgia Tech), Intuitive® Research and Technology ( INTUITIVE®), OpenArc LLC, and Optomec. “NCDMM’s ability to deliver the most innovative and effective technologies available...

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NCDMM to Commemorate MFG Day 2014 by Attending an Open House Sponsored by New Century Careers

New Century Careers Celebrates 15 Years of Advanced Manufacturing Employment and Training with MFG Day Open House Blairsville, Pa. — September 30, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that it is partnering with New Century Careers, a local non-profit organization founded in 1999 with the goal of growing the skills of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Manufacturing workforce, to commemorate Manufacturing (MFG) Day 2014. NCDMM representatives will be in attendance at an Open House event...

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