Press Release: NCMS Ignites the Advanced Manufacturing Revolution with U.S. Army Research Laboratory

August 13, 2018 Ann Arbor Michigan NCMS Partners with ARL on AMMP to Solve the Complexities of Additive Manufacturing The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), a leader in innovation through collaboration, has reached an agreement with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) in Aberdeen, Maryland to manage the Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes (AMMP) program. The newly established AMMP, a collaboration of government, industry, and academic partners will lead to
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NCMS Investing in Additive Manufacturing: NCMS to Open New Manufacturing Center in Maryland

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) is pleased to announce plans to establish a new manufacturing innovation center in Harford County, Maryland.  Focusing on developing next-generation industrial additive manufacturing, materials, and processes, this facility will house leading engineers and the world’s most powerful production technology.  Collaboration at the center will lead to scientific breakthroughs in metallurgy and plastics, as well as the launch of new factory
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Department of Defense recognizes the first CTMA Leadership Award winner

Angela Padgett, Fleet Readiness Center (FRC) East 4.0 Advanced Technology IPT Lead, receives first CTMA Leadership Award Ann Arbor, MI, May 16, 2018 — Angela Padgett, advanced technology lead with the Fleet Readiness Center (FRC) East, at Cherry Point, NC received the first CTMA Leadership Award for her dedication to the Product Lifecycle Management program in support of the NAVAIR community.  Presented during the Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities (CTMA) Annual Partners
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Adding Blockchain Capabilities for DoD and IC Customers

NCMS and Guardtime Federal Sign Contract for KSI Blockchain   Ann Arbor, Michigan -- 5/4/2018 The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences and Guardtime Federal have signed a contract as the key supplier for KSI Blockchain software and services.  Guardtime Federal provides a US-based, permission-based blockchain that differs from the typical Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) approach as it does not proliferate the customer’s information to a large community as part of a root of
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The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) Signs Agreement with Moog to Perform Co-Funded Work Supporting Adaptation of Blockchain Technology for Additive Manufacturing

Ann Arbor MI, April 2, 2018 – The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) and Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) have signed an 18 month contract to perform co-funded work in support of applying Moog’s VeriPart™ solution, adapting blockchain technology for additive manufacturing.  This agreement will allow Moog’s VeriPart™ solution to be demonstrated via Microsoft Azure Blockchain. NCMS will provide project and contract management while leveraging this project to enhance Department of
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