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Collected Intelligence Promotes Safety and Readiness

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Automate, Consolidate, Forecast The U.S. Air Force fleet team for jet engine propulsion systems was charged with improving the safety and operational use of jet engines. During that process, they were able to generate fleet data from engine sensors, maintenance systems and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) models from numerous airbases. However, they did not have […]

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Extending the Safe, Healthy Life of Jet Engines While Improving the Readiness and Availability of the Fleet

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Personnel safety is of prime importance to all our armed services and so the aircraft that the U.S. Air Force flies must be in A-1 condition at all times. The complex systems and sub-systems of a jet engine require individual attention including varying degrees of maintenance required to remain in top condition. And so, decision […]

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Nanotechnology- RJ Lee Group Designs and Conducts a Multiphase Study

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Nanotechnology – the Good and the Unknown Nanotechnology is the engineering of functional systems at the molecular scale. This technology has already improved our lives with cleaner and more cost-effective energy sources and more efficient drugs. However, the unique properties exhibited by unbound engineered nanoparticles (UNP) can also potentially cause adverse health effects to workers […]

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Analyses Reveal Viaduct Concrete Failure Not Consistent

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An east coast government agency was concerned about the structural integrity of a viaduct on a main north-south highway that handled approximately 75,000 vehicles a day. The structure, which consisted of a 42-foot wide concrete deck of 40 spans and piers, was built in 1953 and was exhibiting signs of general degradation. The agency had […]

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Hazardous Drugs and Worker Safety: Emerging Regulations

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  • 1:27PM Apr 12, 2013
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In February, California introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 1202 that would require its state Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board to promulgate a standard for hazardous drugs, which includes antineoplastic agents or “chemotherapy.” If enacted, California will become the second state to regulate hazardous drug handling in the workplace, as the state of Washington passed a […]

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RJ Lee Group’s Criminal Forensics Department Earns ASCLD/LAB-International Accreditations in Gunshot Residue (GSR) and Distance Determination

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  • 2:12PM Mar 25, 2013
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., March 25, 2013) RJ Lee Group, Inc. is proud to announce that its Criminal Forensics department has received accreditation from the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors / Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) – International Program in the trace evidence sub-disciplines of gunshot residue (GSR) and gunshot distance determination.  RJ Lee Group is one […]

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RJ Lee Group Releases New Laboratory Testing Services Guide

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  • 11:44AM Feb 12, 2013
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., February 12, 2013) RJ Lee Group, Inc. is pleased to release a comprehensive update to its Laboratory Testing Guide, which lists the company’s many available laboratory testing services.  The updated guide includes the latest pricing and analytical offerings for service areas included in the previous edition, such as Industrial Hygiene, Environmental and Wet […]

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PADEP Proposal Would Limit Liability for Using Mine Influenced Water in Fracking Process

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  • 1:54PM Feb 01, 2013
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Based on a recommendation by Pennsylvania Governor Corbett’s Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission, the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) published a white paper in January detailing how the agency intends to review proposals from Oil & Gas drillers on use of Mine Influenced Water (MIW) for drilling operations. MIW includes either water contained in a […]

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Dr. Crystal Densmore Joins RJ Lee Group, Will Work in Materials Characterization and Failure Analysis

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  • 11:40AM Jan 10, 2013
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RJ Lee Group, Inc. materials characterization laboratory and industrial forensics consulting firm is pleased to welcome Dr. Crystal Densmore to its Technical Consulting group.  Dr. Densmore specializes in the areas of coatings, polymers, foams, and composites, and she has a decade of experience working on materials science projects related to national security and defense.  At […]

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