News - 24 Jul 2015
A 3D printed unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), designed and built at the University of Southampton, was successfully test launched from the front of the Royal Navy warship, HMS Mersey, and landed safely...
News - 20 Aug 2014
Typical materials development and qualification times for flight critical components are in the range of 10-20 years, if successful at all.
The Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) is focused on the...
News - 16 Apr 2013
The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $9.5 million contract modification to plan and perform maintenance and modernization work on USS Hartford (SSN-768), a Los Angeles-class...
News - 27 Feb 2013
Throughout 2013, the Navy Metalworking Center (NMC) is celebrating 25 years as an Office of Naval Research (ONR) Manufacturing Technology Program (ManTech) Center of Excellence and is looking to build...
News - 27 Nov 2012
Trans-Pacific Aerospace Company, Inc. reported today that the U.S. Navy has completed tests of spherical bearings made by its China subsidiary under SAE Aerospace Standard 81820.
News - 22 Nov 2012
The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $61.7 million contract modification for the continued development of the Common Missile Compartment for the United Kingdom's Successor...
News - 11 Oct 2012
Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the composite deckhouse for the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000) to the U.S. Navy.
News - 21 Mar 2012
Polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) bits were developed 30 years ago for reducing the expenditure related to geothermal drilling. However, PDCs were initially used for oil and gas drilling as they...
News - 12 Mar 2012
Alcoa, a manufacturer of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina, has received a $2.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy to develop advanced welding technologies to decrease...
News - 16 Jul 2011
Sherwin-Williams had displayed its anti-corrosion coating product called Polysiloxane XLE-80 HAPS Free at Mega Rust 2011 conducted from 6 to 9 June, 2011 in Norfolk, Virginia.
A presentation titled...