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GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Lock 27 Brewing

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. Lock 27 Brewing – Dayton and Centerville Brewpub Locations – http://lock27brewing.com/ I […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Salar

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. Salar – 400 E. Fifth Street, Dayton, OH  45402 – http://salarrestaurant.com/ Salar […]

HAVE YOU NOTICED?

In the past year we have been busy making improvements to our facility.  With the popularity of our training classes, adding additional parking became a necessity.  Repairs to the existing lot, re-coating, and re-striping were also undertaken at this time. With our high visibility from I-75 at Austin Boulevard, we also thought it was appropriate […]

STEM SCHOOL JOB SHADOW PROGRAM

At American Testing Services, we are always on the lookout for ways to encourage the next generation to consider a career in the non-destructive testing industry.  We were happy to partner with Dayton Regional STEM School during their Job Shadow Program held earlier this month.  Ninth grade student Aden Rhoton contacted us for this project […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Mudlick Tap House (New Location!)

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. Mudlick Tap House – 135 E. Second Street, Dayton, OH  45402 – […]

#MFG Day

How do you get young people interested in manufacturing?  It’s a question that’s asked often. Our answer?  Show them.  Show them what you do.  Show them how you do it.  Show them why it makes a difference. That’s the purpose of MFG Day (happening on Friday, October 6) – to show students the opportunities the […]

GOVERNMENT SOURCE INSPECTIONS

What exactly is a Government Source Inspection (GSI)? Federal regulations require that agencies ensure that supplies and services meet contract requirements.  Inspection of supplies and services before transfer or acceptance is a key facet of the Department of Defense (DoD) quality assurance program. At times, we receive work from a customer that is part of […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – The Golden Jersey Inn

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. The Golden Jersey Inn – 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, OH  45387 […]

Identifying Foreign Object Debris

In the Metallurgical Laboratory, we often receive inquiries regarding our capability to identify FOD (Foreign Object Debris). FOD may be any foreign material introduced into an operating system which may cause damage during use. This article will attempt to clarify the small size capability and the methodology used for identification using Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), […]

GOOD EATS IN DAYTON – Carver’s Steaks & Chops

If you know Chris Small, you know he is a big guy with a big appetite!  Chris loves eating out at the many great locally owned restaurants and pubs in the Miami Valley.  Each month he’ll share one of his favorites with you. Carver’s Steaks & Chops – 1535 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton, OH 45459 […]