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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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NCDMM to Host PA JOBS1st On the Road Tour

Blairsville, Pa. — September 18, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that it is participating in Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett’s JOBS1st On the Road Tour of Southwestern Pa. today. The goal of three-day JOBS1st On the Road Tour is to strengthen the relationships with the commonwealth’s regional partners. Coordinated through the Southwest PREP (Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance) partners and the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance, the tour is being led by the PA Department...

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NCDMM’s Ralph Resnick to Serve on the Editorial Board of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing

Blairsville, Pa. — August 18, 2014. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that NCDMM President and Executive Director and America Makes Founding Director Ralph Resnick has accepted an invitation from the new journal, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, to serve on its Editorial Board. “I am excited to join the editorial board of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing,” said Mr. Resnick. “I believe the journal covers the latest developments, applications, and research that...

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NCDMM’s Ralph Resnick Joins Board of Directors at the Central Allegheny Challenger Learning Center in Indiana County

Proposed STEM-based Educational Center Will Be First of Its Kind in Pennsylvania Blairsville, Pa. — August 18, 2014. Support from the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) for the proposed Central Allegheny Challenger Learning Center (CACLC) in Indiana County continues with the acceptance by NCDMM President and Executive Director Ralph Resnick to serve on the CACLC’s Board of Directors. The CACLC will be the first center in Pennsylvania, serving as a tremendous and unique educational and economic asset across a...

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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 Roadmap. Led by NCDMM and principal collaborators CJ Hill Consulting Services, the Georgia Institute of Technology, MAYA Design, and the MTConnect Institute through AMT—The Association...

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