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Universal Technical Resource Services Named Prime Contractor on U.S. Army RS3 Contract

Universal Technical Resource Services Named Prime Contractor on U.S. Army RS3 Contract

UTRS Communications Team Wins Three More Hermes Creative Awards

For the second consecutive year, the communications team at Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) in Cherry Hill, NJ was awarded three Hermes Creative Awards for both writing and design.

Universal Technical Resource Services Logs 10 Miles for The Mission Continues and America’s Veterans

For the fourth year, the Universal Technical Resource Services (UTRS) team will run 10 miles at the Broad Street Run in Philadelphia on May 1 to benefit The Mission Continues, an organization that empowers our nation’s veterans as they transition from deployment to civilian life.

Team UTRS Runs in Philadelphia Broad Street Run to Support Veteran’s Organization, The Mission Continues

This year marks the third time that Team UTRS, comprised of employees, friends and family, will run in the Philadelphia Broad Street 10 Miler to raise funds for The Mission Continues—an organization that empowers our nation’s veterans to successfully transition back into life at home by redeploying their strengths and skills through community service fellowship programs and service platoons throughout the country. The Mission Continues’ commitment to military personnel and community outreach complements UTRS’s own goals and values.

UTRS Communications Team Wins Three Hermes Creative Awards

The communications team at Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) in Cherry Hill, NJ is taking home three of the highest honors from the international Hermes Creative Awards.

UTRS, Inc. Runs to Support The Mission Continues in Philadelphia’s Broad Street Run

When UTRS, Inc. asked a group of its employees to run in Philadelphia’s 2014 Blue Cross Broad Street 10-mile race on May 4, the reactions were, well, rather mixed. With responses ranging from “you’re kidding, right?” and “it’s how many miles?” to “was there a stipulation in our insurance plan?”, persuasion seemed necessary to get a group to the starting line. But when they learned who and what they would be running for—The Mission Continues, an organization that empowers our nation’s veterans to successfully transition back into life at home by redeploying their skills into building stronger stateside communities—their skepticism quickly rallied into enthusiasm.

Supporting Significant Steps for STEM & Giant Leaps for Student Space Research

When the Pennsauken School District announced that it wanted to adopt the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) as an integral component of its science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) initiative, UTRS was eager to support the District in any way possible. To that end, for two of the three years that SSEP has been in existence in the Pennsauken school district, UTRS has proudly served as a sponsor.

UTRS's Latest TerraZyme® Project in Hungary

Last month, UTRS supported the construction of a haul road near the Ukrainian border, in a town called Tunyogmatolcsi, with the application of TerraZyme®, a soil stabilization enzyme product.

UTRS Encourages Youth From the Wister Townhouse Apartments Residents Association to Think Forward

It has been said that "behind every success is effort. Behind every effort is passion. And, behind every passion is someone with the courage to try." It is safe to say that the speakers who shared their stories with children from the Wister Townhouse Apartments Residents Association on July 30 had the courage to try and never give up on their paths to personal success.

UTRS Proudly Sponsors Hands-on Aviation Learning

In its ongoing support for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) initiatives, Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) recently co-sponsored the Educational Information and Resource Center’s (EIRC) 7th annual Careers in Aviation Summer Academy.

UTRS Raises $1,500 to Support Wounded Warrior Project

UTRS is proud to announce that we have raised $1,500 to support the Wounded Warrior Project through our annual Broad Street Run fundraiser. We assembled 4 teams of 5 runners to run the fastest 10 miler in the world and raise awareness and funds for the Wounded Warrior Project. Starting in 2012 we committed to sending a team of runners in support of a veterans charity and the choice of the Wounded Warrior Project was an easy one.

UTRS Wins 2013 SBA Prime Contractor of Year for Region II

Cherry Hill, NJ, June 12, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS), a leading provider of engineering, information technology and communications services, today announced that it was named the 2013 Prime Contractor of the Year for Region II by the Small Business Administration. UTRS Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel Marc Snyderman made the announcement.

UTRS Runs to Support Wounded Warriors Project

Cherry Hill, NJ, April 24, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS), a leading provider of engineering, information technology and communications services, today announced that it will send 20 runners to the Broad Street Run on May 5, 2013, to support the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). UTRS Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel Marc Snyderman made the announcement.

UTRS Supports Cherry Blossom Tree Planting in Cherry Hill, N.J.

Around the corner from our corporate headquarters in Cherry Hill, N.J., a quest was started over 40 years ago by Joseph Zanghi, a longtime resident, to create a continuous two-mile stretch of blossoming cherry trees on Chapel Avenue to unify the townspeople and honor the town.

UTRS Announces New Branding and Website for RKR Hess Associates Division

After acquiring RKR Hess Associates, it was evident that a new branding image and website needed to be developed to better emphasize the varied services RKR Hess provides and bring them into the UTRS family.

DMC Award

We are proud to announce that Roy Whittenburg of Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc.

Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Update

UTRS is pleased to announce that through our employees’ generosity, $4,193 was raised for the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.

UTRS Announces Acquisition of RKR Hess Associates

UTRS proudly announced the acquisition of RKR Hess Associates (RKR), a civil and environmental engineering firm located in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania on October 3, 2012.

UTRS Aviation Safety Team Member Presents Flag to UTRS

Update: Joe Oliphant selects Delaware Boots on the Ground to receive $2000
In recognition of UTRS as a patriotic employer, Joe Oliphant, a member of our aviation safety group, had a flag flown aboard a C-130 aircraft while on combat missions over Afghanistan.   Joe presented the flag on Thursday, May 24...

Cherry Hill Company Sending 20 Runners to Broad Street Run to Raise Money for Veterans Charity

At one Cherry Hill company, the dress code these days calls for running shorts. Employees at UTRS are so enthusiastic about raising money for a veterans charity that 20 of them will be running in this year’s Broad Street Run, on Sunday, May 6....

The Mission Continues: UTRS Supports Our Troops

Cherry Hill, NJ, April 25, 2012—UTRS has formed several teams consisting of 24 runners that will participate in the Independence Blue Cross Broad Street run on Sunday, May 6, in Philadelphia, Penn. The UTRS teams aim to raise $10,000—the equivalent of a fellowship...

UTRS CEO to Be Featured on Executive Leader Radio Show

Update: Interview now available! Listen here.
Cherry Hill, NJ, January 24, 2012—Jerry Wright, CEO of Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS), will be a guest on Executive Leader Radio (ELR) on Friday, February 24, 2012.  Jerry will join ELR hosts Herb Cohen and Dean Schwartz to discuss his business...

UTRS Supports Troops Through Taste of Home Girl Scout Cookie Program

A Taste of HomeCherry Hill, N.J., February 6, 2012—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is proud to support the Girl Scouts of Southern New Jersey’s Cookie Share Taste of Home Program. The program is a council-sponsored service project through which Girl Scout...

UTRS Runs the the Broad Street Run to Support The Mission Continues

Broad Street Run and the Mission ContinuesUTRS is sponsoring a team for the 2012 Broad Street Run 10-miler on May 6 in Philadelphia.  The UTRS team is raising money for The Mission Continues, a national nonprofit founded by Eric Greitens that challenges post-9/11 veterans to rebuild a sense of purpose...

MADA and MIT to Work With UTRS's Micheletti on Hybrid Rocket Motor

Cutting-edge aerospace technology research is being conducted at the Butte AeroTec Facility in Butte, Mont., thanks to a new partnership between the Montana Aerospace Development Association (MADA) and scientists with the Muroran Institute of Technology (MIT) in Japan.

UTRS Unveils Its New Brand Identity

Cherry Hill, NJ, December 12, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS), a leading provider of information technology and engineering services, today unveiled its new brand initiative and visual identity. The re-branding affirms UTRS’s commitment to “think forward” and deliver the highest quality products and services to help its clients solve problems with long-term, cost-saving solutions.

It's Rocket Science: UTRS's Dave Micheletti to Present Research on New Rocket Motor

Cherry Hill, N.J., September 28, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is playing a major role in the development of a new type of rocket motor that could one day send tourists into space.

UTRS Announces Acquisition of Corrosion Mitigation, LLC

Cherry Hill, N.J., August 15, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) today announced the acquisition of all of the assets of Corrosion Mitigation, LLC, a corrosion services company located in Marysville, Washington. The acquisition supports the continued growth of UTRS's Corrosion Division, which has operations throughout the United States.

UTRS Supports Settlement Music School's 103rd Gala

Jerry WrightCherry Hill, N.J., March 31, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is supporting the Settlement Music School in its mission to educate and inspire members of the local community. UTRS CEO Jerry Wright and his wife Clara will be co-chairing the school's...

UTRS Awarded U.S. Navy Contract

Butte, MT, March 5, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is part of a team with Space Propulsion Group (SPG) that has been awarded a U.S. Navy contract to develop concepts for initiating and controlling solid rocket motor ignition processes through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.

UTRS Announces Its Newest Division, Clean Water Technology

Cherry Hill, N.J., January 10, 2011—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is proud to announce its newest division, Clean Water Technology. The Division was founded to bring drinking water solutions to homes and businesses throughout the United States.

UTRS Announces Opening of Montana Laboratory Facility

Butte, MT, September 13, 2010—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is proud to announce the opening of its state-of-the-art research and development facility in Butte, Mont. The new facility houses an industrial prototyping shop and research laboratory for a wide range of materials science projects led by UTRS's Titanium, Materials Science, and Aerospace & Energy divisions.

UTRS Works to Improve Titanium Manufacturing

Butte, MT, August 1, 2010—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) has established a research and development (R&D) center in Butte, Mont., to find new ways to manufacture titanium. Since World War II, there has been only one time-consuming, expensive, and inefficient process to make titanium metal; however, UTRS employees are on the verge of a breakthrough to change that.

Senator Jon Tester, D-Mont., Tours UTRS Research Lab in Butte

Butte, MT, May 8, 2010—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) was excited and honored to have U.S. Senator Jon Tester (D-Montana) visit its laboratory research and development facility in Butte, Mont.

UTRS Makes Donation to the American Red Cross Haiti Relief and Development Fund

Cherry Hill, N.J., February 1, 2010—UTRS is deeply saddened by the devastation that has occurred as a result of the earthquake in Haiti. With the help of our employees, UTRS has made a contribution of $7,500 to the American Red Cross Haiti Relief and Development Fund.

UTRS Awarded Multi-year Contract for Phase 1 of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project

Cherry Hill, N.J., November 23, 2009—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) was recently awarded a multi-year contract from Dulles Transit Partners, LLC to continue providing cathodic protection engineering and installation services on the Phase I Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project in Virginia.

UTRS Announces Receipt of New Jersey Meritorious Service Medal by Employee Ryan Saalman

Cherry Hill, N.J., October 21, 2009—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) today announced that one of its employees, Ryan Saalman, received the New Jersey Meritorious Service Medal after serving four rotations to Afghanistan and two to Iraq. Steven George, Executive Vice President, made the announcement.

UTRS Named SBA's 2009 Regional Prime Contractor of the Year

Cherry Hill, N.J., July 16, 2009—Universal Technical Resource Services, a Cherry Hill-based company that provides a wide range of cutting-edge scientific, engineering, management and information technology services to the public and private sectors, primarily the U.S. Department of Defense, was named recipient of the U.S. Small Business Administration's 2009 Regional Prime Contractor of the Year Award for Region II, it was announced earlier today.

UTRS Announces Award as 2009 SBA Regional Prime Contractor of the Year (Region II)

Cherry Hill, N.J., June 1, 2009—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) today announced receipt of an award as 2009 Regional Prime Contractor of the Year for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Region II. Gerald Wright, CEO, made the announcement.

UTRS Announces Acquisition of Professional Corrosion Service, LLC

Cherry Hill, N.J., May 07, 2008—Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) today announced the acquisition of all the assets of Professional Corrosion Service, LLC. UTRS's President, Albert Zalcmann, made the announcement.