NCMS Partner Company Universal Synaptics Voted as the Winner of the 2012 “Great Ideas” Competition at the Department of Defense Maintenance Symposium

November 20, 2012. The aim of the annual “Great Ideas” Competition is to provide a forum for the sharing of the most effective and leading edge innovations in maintenance technologies and processes. Six finalists had been selected to present their “Great Idea” at the Symposium. Each finalist had just 15 minutes to make the case as to why they should be chosen as the best of the “Great Ideas” participants.

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NCMS Attends MRO Americas

From April 10-12, NCMS attended MRO Americas Aviation Week, a leading industry event for commercial aviation and air transport. MRO Americas provided an outstanding opportunity to share knowledge and best-practices, catch a glimpse of industry trends and innovations, and promote the maintenance and sustainment capabilities of NCMS and its network. This year’s MRO featured over […]

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NCMS This Quarter: Focus on Composites and Advanced Materials

Next month, NCMS is launching the first of its theme quarters, dedicated to highlighting the work of NCMS and its partners on a specific technology or area of manufacturing. The theme for April-June 2018 is Composites and Advanced Materials, focusing on materials that combine multiple substances in layers or more complex configurations to create amalgamations […]

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NCMS Members Meeting

Date/Time May 7 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM EST Register by: April 20 Location Marriott Richmond 500 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219 (804) 643-3400 Room Block and Rate Available: Reserve Now Sponsored By PPG Aerospace Contact If you have any questions or issues, please email our team: Join us for the 2018 NCMS [...]Read More »

The 2017 DoD Maintenance Symposium was something to Bee-Hold

The 2017 DoD Maintenance Symposium, held December 4-7 at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, was a hive of activity and NCMS – and their CTMA program – was right in the middle. Over 1600 participants from government to industry and academia were in attendance to demonstrate and […]

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Taking Aim at Hard-to-Hit, Intermittent Wiring Faults with Improved Test Equipment

Joint Intermittence Testing (JIT) Capability – Phase II Introduction Wiring faults cost air carriers tens of millions of dollars a year, and intermittent faults―temporary and seemingly random shorts, breaks, and other failures―are especially challenging to find and fix, often being designated no-fault-found (NFF) when technicians try and fail to replicate the problem. Total failures in […]

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Meet NCMS at the 2017 DoD Maintenance Symposium

The 2017 DoD Maintenance Symposium will be held from December 4-7 at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City. The symposium is a venue for knowledge-sharing and networking among maintainers, industry leaders, military and government officials, and all other members of the DoD maintenance community. This year’s theme is “Maintaining […]

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Join NCMS at the DoD Maintenance Symposium Dec 4 – 6

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) will be exhibiting in booth 319 in support of the Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities (CTMA) program at the 2017 Department of Defense (DOD) Maintenance Symposium and Exhibition in Salt Lake City, UT. In the booth, along with NCMS are six partners; Analatom Inc, Automated Precision Inc., Benchmark […]

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