Rockwell Collins awards MME ‘The Small Business Award’

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 26, 2009) – Rockwell Collins awards Modern Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc.,  the 2009 The Small Business Award during their annual Capstone Awards ceremony in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

With a supplier base of more than 10,000, the Supply Chain organization at Rockwell Collins strives to help the company remain competitive by keeping costs at a minimum. An industry leader in supply chain management, Rockwell Collins received Purchasing Magazine’s 2005 Medal of Professional Excellence Award and was honored by the Institute of Supply Management in 2006 with the R. Gene Richter Award for Technology.

MME adds 13,000 ft² expansion

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (October 2008) — Modern Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc., announce the addition of  13,000 ft² expansion  to our production facility in October 2008.  The expansion gives us the ability to re-organize our operations to keep in line with Lean Manufacturing.

The new production space now gives MME nearly 65,000 ft² of production space  which provide for more additional machining capacity in the future.

MME wins the “2007 North Metro Business of the Year”

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (01/17/2008) — Modern Manufacturing and Engineering, Inc., was nominated by the City of Brooklyn Park as being “an outstanding example of both an ethical and well managed independently owned and operated business. For over fifty years you [MME] have been providing your customers and the broader community precision machined components and assemblies for a very wide set of applications.

The award, given by the North Metro Mayors Association, is comprised of 20 north metro communities.

MME moves into new production facility

Modern Manufacturing & Engineering (Photo: Nathan Berndt ©)

Modern Manufacturing & Engineering (© Nathan Berndt)

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (10/31/2006) — Modern Manufacturing and Engineering, Inc., officially completed their facility trasition from northeast Minneapolis to Brooklyn Park, Minn. The move was phased over two months with little interruption to production.

The new 55,000 square foot facility provides an opportunity for a leaner manufacturing layout and is designed for an additional 15,000 square foot expansion.

Modern signs on to become ISO 9001:2001 AS9100B certified

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (06/01/2006) — Modern Manufacturing & Engineering, Inc., signs on with Mark VIII to become ISO 9001:2001 AS9100B certified.

Scheduled completion is set for Fall 2009.

MME earns supplier of the year

Rockwell Collins "Small Disadvantaged Business Supplier of the Year"

Rockwell Collins "Small Disadvantaged Business Supplier of the Year"

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (5/3/2006) — Modern Manufacturing is awarded Rockwell Collins “Small Disadvantaged Business Supplier of the Year” during the annual supplier conference.

The Supplier of the Year award is an acknowledgement of significant contributions made during the year by suppliers and is based upon quality, delivery, total cost of ownership, lead time and customer service.

Rockwell Collins is a leader in the design, production and support of communications and aviation electronics solutions for government and commercial customers world