MERC Joins National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS)

WARNER ROBINS, GEORGIA (October 8, 2015)  MERC’s Government, DOD, and private sector customers can now benefit from our partnership with NCMS’s Commercial Technology for Maintenance Activity (CTMA), a joint Department of Defense/NCMS effort promoting collaborative technology development, demonstration, and transition within DoD.

MERC brings technical leadership to the NCMS team through additive manufacturing, laser shot peening, advanced wiring test, non destructive inspection, reverse engineering, de-painting, and component repair technologies.


About Mercer Engineering Research Center

Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC) is the research and applied engineering arm of Mercer University, a private university founded in 1833. For over 175 years the University has served Georgia as a highly-respected educational institution. In 1984, the School of Engineering was established at the Macon, Georgia campus, with the charter class beginning studies in 1985.

Two years later, in 1987, the Mercer Engineering Research Center was established under the School of Engineering to provide locally available engineering and scientific services and critical specialized technical skills. Today, MERC functions as a non-profit operating unit of the University, with the Executive Director, Dr. David Barwick, reporting directly to the University president, Mr. William D. Underwood.

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