RMQSI Digest – Jan 2017

    January 2017 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: Army Round Triggers Problems In Marine M27 Auto Rifle – Task & Purpose Preliminary findings show the Army’s M855A1 round does not meet the system reliability requirement when fired from the Corps’ M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle. The Miracle That Wasn’t: Navy Hammered in Senate Over ‘Failed’ Ship Design – RT The US Navy’s Littoral Combat…  Read More
January 16th, 2017|

RMQSI Digest – Dec 2016

    December 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: Air Force Slowly Reacting to Reusable Rockets, Cheap Launch – Satellite Today The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing a program with a goal of launching 10 times in 10 days to demonstrate aircraft-like operability, cost efficiency and reliability. F-35As Grounded Due to Faulty Insulation Back in Flight – Inside Defense The Air…  Read More
December 8th, 2016|

RMQSI Digest – Nov 2016

    November 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: U.S. Air Force Drops Dummy Nukes In Nevada Dessert – Activist Post In collaboration with the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), the Air Force successfully tested two B61 nuclear bombs. Neither carried a live warhead. Air Force Appears to Concede that the F-35 Can’t (and won’t) Replace the A-10 Warthog – Hot Air The amount…  Read More
November 7th, 2016|

DATA CALL: Field Failure Rate Data for Electronic Components

RMQSI Knowledge CenterDATA CALLField Failure Rate Data for Electronic Components The RMQSI Knowledge Center™, operated by Quanterion Solutions, is currently working to update the Electronic Parts Reliability Data (EPRD-2014) databook, and the component models for its 217Plus™:2015 System Reliability Assessment methodology.  We are inviting our user community to assist us by providing quantitative field failure rate…  Read More
October 27th, 2016|

RMQSI Digest – Oct 2016

    October 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: McCain, Reed Target $29 Billion Littoral Ship for More Changes – Newsmax The Senate’s two top defense policy lawmakers want the U.S. Navy to make additional major changes to the service’s troubled $29 billion Littoral Combat Ship program or risk losing their support for future purchases. Energy: NREL to Lead New Consortium to Improve Reliability…  Read More
October 6th, 2016|

RMQSI Digest – Sep 2016

    September 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: Fueling the Future: AF Works to ‘Home-Grow’ Biofuels for DOD, Industry – U.S. Air Force A need to address increases in petroleum costs with an environmentally friendly fuel source has led to a new way of looking at production and the Defense Production Act Title III Program Office, part of the Air Force…  Read More
September 7th, 2016|

Registration Now Open for Reliability 101 and Software Failure Modes Effects Analysis Training!

Reliability 101 Training Course: The course covers reliability program concepts, design and analysis methods, and test and evaluation approaches. The course is ideal for persons with newly assigned responsibilities in the reliability and maintainability area, as well as managers who want to increase their awareness of the payoffs of different approaches and techniques. Click here for detail…  Read More
September 2nd, 2016|

RMQSI Digest – Aug 2016

    August 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: Navy’s Newest Aircraft Carrier, Already Behind Schedule, Still May Not Be Ready For A Fight – National Security News It has cost taxpayers nearly $13 billion, making it the most expensive warship in history, but the Pentagon’s weapons-tester says in a new memo the ship may not yet be ready to fight. Despite Objections,…  Read More
August 9th, 2016|

RMQSI Digest – Jul 2016

    July 2016 Edition Recent Headlines: Defense: U.S. Army and Air Force Agonize Over Picking a New Handgun – Popular Mechanics The Department of Defense will soon chose three finalists in a competition to be the U.S. Army and Air Force’s new sidearm. One of the three finalists could go on to outfit all of the services, with total sales…  Read More
July 7th, 2016|

FREE one-day “Introduction to Reliability Centered Maintenance” Training Workshop

Come Join Us for a FREE one-day “Introduction to Reliability Centered Maintenance” Training Workshop Seating is limited to the first 35 individuals Date: Thursday, July 14, 2016 Time: 8:30 am. to 4:30 p.m. Hosted By: Quanterion Solutions Incorporated Location: CASE: The Center for Advanced Systems and Engineering Syracuse University 2-212 CST Syracuse, NY 13244 Course Description: This one-day course provides a general introduction to Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM), explaining the…  Read More
June 22nd, 2016|