March 6,2019 (Dublin, VA) – Prime Photonics Manufacturing and Quality Manager, Hilary Whiting, will be representing Prime Photonics at the 2019 Step Forward: New River Valley Conference, taking place at Volvo Trucks Customer Center on March 13th -14th, 2019. Step Forward is a professional development conference for women in manufacturing and will feature sessions including: Networking promoting Women in Manufacturing, StrengthsFinder 2.0, Reciprocity Ring, “What the Data Shows”, Executive Insights: What I Wish I Knew, and LEAD by Example. Prime Photonics would like to thank the Manufacturing Institute and Volvo Trucks for bringing this event to the New River Valley.
February 6, 2019 (Blacksburg, VA) – Prime Photonics will be exhibiting at the 2019 Apex Turbine Testing Technologies User Conference, February 25-March 1 in Nashville, TN, at the Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Vanderbilt. At the conference, Prime Photonics will be demonstrating industry leading FOCIS™ hardware and sensors used for rotor blade speed and vibration measurements for the test and validation of gas turbines, compressor systems, turbochargers and other rotating equipment applications.
August 29, 2018 (Houston, Texas) – Prime Photonics is exhibiting at the Turbomachinery Laboratory at Texas A&M University 47th Turbomachinery and 34rd International Pump Users Symposia (Booth #2818).
August 27, 2018 (Dayton, OH) – Prime Photonics will exhibit and present at the 2018 Turbine Engine Technology Symposium (TETS). held Sept 10-13 in Dayton, Ohio. The TETS Symposium is a biennial forum where the United States' turbine engine community gathers to review and discuss the latest turbine engine technology advances. The Symposium draws an audience of approximately 1000 engineers, scientists, managers, and operational personnel from throughout the turbine engine community, including the Army, Navy, Air Force, NASA, DARPA, DOE, FAA, engine and aircraft manufacturers, material and component suppliers, and academia.
June 4, 2018 (Blacksburg, VA) – Prime Photonics has received its ISO 9001:2015 certification for the development, manufacture, distribution, and repair of high technology products and services for testing, measurement, and control for commercial and government applications at 1116 South Main St., Blacksburg, VA. Says Steve Poland, CEO, “I am proud of our team for the hard work they have put into the development and implementation of our quality system. We will never be finished improving how we operate our business, however this is an important milestone that shows our commitment to excellence to all Prime Photonics stakeholders.”