year : 2019 252 results

Commercial Supersonic Flight Is Ready For A Comeback

It’s been more than 15 years since the last commercial supersonic flight. The Concorde fleet of 14 aircraft ferried passengers across the Atlantic at speeds 3 times that of regular commercial aircraft. The problem was they could never make any money doing it. The big problem was fuel. Concorde burned a lot of very expensive fuel to maintain supersonic speeds. In addition to the fuel costs and passenger-limiting, sleek design of the aircraft, operators could never expand their routes to ...

New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, Inc. (NJMEP) Employees and Board Members Recognized in NJBIZ Power 50 in Manufacturing

      The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) employees and several Board members are recognized in NJBIZ Power 50 in Manufacturing.    Amongst the 50 honorees are, John W. Kennedy, Ph.D., CEO, NJMEP; Patricia Moran, Ph.D., Director of Apprenticeships, NJMEP; Peter C. Connolly, President, ShockTech Inc., and Chairman of the NJMEP Board; Mitch Cahn, CEO, Unionwear and NJMEP Board Member; Kevin Lyons, Associate Professor, Rutgers Business School and ...

The World’s First Liquefied Hydrogen Carrier Ship

For the first time ever, liquefied hydrogen can be transported overseas in large quantities thanks to Kawasaki Heavy Industries. The Suiso Frontier launched from the Kobe Works shipyard this week as part of Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ continuing sustainable development goals. Until now the international demand for hydrogen did not justify the significant cost of transporting it in large quantities. Recent advances in technology have seen hydrogen emerge as a viable clean energy source for a ...

NJMEP Receives Approval For New Apprenticeship Program

The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) has received approval from the U.S. Department of Labor to offer the first registered Industrial Manufacturing Production Technician (CNC) Apprenticeship Program in the State of New Jersey through the NJMEP Pro-Action Education Network™. "NJMEP developed an innovative, nationally approved Computer Numerical Control (CNC) program that is discovering—and then delivering—exactly what skilled workers are looking for in today's career ...