January 28, 2009
By Steve Grzezdzinski
Ron Mercatili, electronics engineer, validates test program software for the new Miniature Airborne GPS Receiver Test Station. Mercatili works in the Production Engineering Directorate.
John Deininger, electronics engineer, checks cables in the newly designed Enhance Bandwidth Efficient Modem Rack, which is being deployed to all SATCOM facilities throughout the world. Deininger works in the Production Engineering Directorate.
Ron Scarnulis, industrial engineer, reviews design drawings for the new powder coating system, to assure installation is completed according to the specifications. Scarnulis works in the Productivity Improvement and Innovation Directorate.
Gene Curran (in red shirt), mechanical engineer, helped devise a plan to move an Air Force C-130 cargo aircraft via CH-47 Chinook helicopter. Curran works in the Production Engineering Directorate.
Bernard Stascavage, safety engineer, checks that the steam trap on a medium press steam unit is functioning properly. He works in the Industrial Risk Management Directorate.
Tim Knabel, mechanical engineer, Production Engineering Directorate, checks a mine roller interface bracket, which is a prototype the depot manufactures.
Erin Moran, mechanical engineer, Production Engineering Directorate, verifies mounting bracket dimensions. These brackets are part of a mounting assembly for securing generators on van trailers.
Len Zito, acoustical engineer, PII, uses a Thermo-Imaging infrared camera to detect water intrusions and delamination within shelter walls, floors and roofs.
Matthew Felter, chemical engineer, checks the thickness of the powder coat to make sure the process meets specifications. Felter work in the Productivity Improvement and Innovation Directorate.