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Mide Receives Boeing's Performance Excellence Award (BPEA)

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Mide is proud to announce it has been awarded Boeing's Performance Excellence Award (BPEA). *** It is with great appreciation and respect that The Boeing Company congratulates MIDE TECHNOLOGY CORP for achieving superior supplier performance. MIDE TECHNOLOGY CORP has maintained a minimum Silver composite performance rating for each month of the performance period from Oct. 1, 2014, to Sept. 30, 2015. Based on this outstanding achievement, your company has earned recognition as a Boeing Performance Excellence Award (BPEA) recipient for 2015. This year, 530 suppliers achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Your company is among...

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Mide Awarded Patent for Shape Memory Alloy Fire Sprinkler Valves

Posted by Chris Ludlow at

Mide was awarded a United States patent for its innovative approach to using shape memory alloy materials as actuators for fire sprinkler valves.  Most fire sprinkler valves use some form of solder or a glass bulb device to open the fire sprinkler valve in the event of a fire.  Shape memory alloy offers unique capabilities including fast reaction time and reliable operation.

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U.S. Navy buys 160 Slam Stick X's after Successful RIF BAA Development

Posted by Steve Hanly at

The United States Navy purchased 160 Slam Stick X vibration data loggers.  These recorders enable faster maintenance in diagnosing aircraft component failure which shortens the downtime and greatly reduces flight costs. The US Navy funded the initial development of this product through a Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) development effort in 2011.  The completely redesigned vibration measurement system was successfully commercialized in the summer of 2014 and has been rapidly growing ever since.  The National Defense Magazine published an article on the success of this development program, highlighting how within a very short period of time a technology was transitioned from a...

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Mide's Renews DNV Type Approval for its Bulkhead Seals

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Mide has renewed its DNV class society type approval for its bulkhead shaft seal products following a successful audit. Congratulations to our BSS team for keeping everything in order.

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Mide Successfully Tests New Stern Tube Backup Seal

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Mide's non-contacting HydroActive Seals® enter a new phase after successful testing as a back up seal on a stern tube seal under development at Mide... Click here for PRWeb article.

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