News: USA - navy employees win engineering awards for remanufacturing innovation
Four Port Hueneme Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center employees have been awarded Department of Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards for their innovations that have collectively saved the Navy more than $5.3 million.
Monday, 30th June 2008
John Martin, of PHD NSWC's Underway Replenishment Department, received the Navy Individual Award for devising a remanufacturing process for underway replenishment linear variable differential transformers, an electrical transformer used for measuring linear displacement. His efforts will save the Navy more than $660,000. The Value Engineering Awards program recognizes achievements that improve inhouse and contractor productivity.The program selects winners from each Department of Defense component in five categories: program/project, individual, team, organization and contractor.
Request for stakeholder engagement from the Wuppertal Institute
The Wuppertal Institute are looking for reuse and remanufacturing stakeholders to contribute to two projects analysing the barriers to reuse and remanufacturing in Europe.
Remanufacturing Industries Council Announces Historic Alliance of Remanufacturing Organizations
PRESS RELEASE: The Remanufacturing Industries Council (RIC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with four remanufacturing business associations, each representing a different sector within the remanufacturing industry.