UTRS Awarded 2019 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) has been awarded the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The award is the highest recognition given by the U.S. Government to employers for their outstanding support of employees serving in the Guard and Reserve. The Freedom Award is hosted by Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) program that promotes cooperation and understanding between Reserve Component Service members and their civilian employers, and assists in the resolution of conflicts arising from an employee’s military commitment. Military employees, or a family member acting on their behalf, are given the opportunity each year to nominate their…

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2019 Philadelphia Broad Street Run

UTRS Participates in the 2019 Philadelphia Broad Street Run

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Philadelphia’s annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run, which has drawn 40,000 participants in past years. UTRS employees have participated in the event for seven years running 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. UTRS is a technology and engineering firm that provides services and solutions to the Department of Defense and other government agencies. With many employees who are active-duty reservists or veterans themselves, supporting The Mission Continues foundation is an…

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UTRS Celebrates Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day

UTRS celebrated Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day on Thursday, April 25, while also recognizing Earth Day. This annual event gives children a glimpse into their parents’ work day and allows them the opportunity to imagine life in the work force. After a welcoming breakfast at UTRS, the children planted flowers around the 9/11 monument as part of our Earth Day tradition. The children were given a brief overview of the company, discussed the core competencies that UTRS specializes in and were asked to draw pictures based on the work that we do. The easiest to understand concepts were bridge design and inventions. Afterwards, children enjoyed…

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Team UTRS Habitat for Humanity

UTRS Wins Habitat For Humanity Crowdbuild Competition

Once again, a team from UTRS headquarters rolled up their sleeves to help Habitat for Humanity of Burlington County and Greater Trenton-Princeton. UTRS was one of ten local companies that joined the building competition. This year the teams each built custom playhouses that will benefit children living with their families on military bases. UTRS took home the gold medal for the second year in a row by racking up the most points for donations, craftsmanship, sportsmanship, and more. Thank you to all of the UTRS team members who participated in the Habitat for Humanity Crowdbuild Competition, and thank you to everyone who donated to a great cause! If…

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Team UTRS Broad Street Run

UTRS Participates in Philadelphia Broad Street Run to Support Veterans

2018 marks the sixth 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.

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UTRS Wins Habitat For Humanity Crowdbuild Competition

The team at UTRS headquarters rolled up their sleeves last week to help Habitat for Humanity of Burlington County and Greater Trenton-Princeton.… Almost a dozen other area companies joined the fiercely altruistic building competition, but UTRS took home the gold by racking up the most points for donations, craftsmanship, sportsmanship, and more. Team members had to use manual tools, or pay for some coveted time with a power tool. Our crew, Team Built to Last, was even “sabotaged” by another team and had to start from scratch. But in just under 3 hours, we had a wall to contribute to what will be a happy home for a…

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UAT Nextgen Metals Processing

UTRS forms joint venture with Achemetal for new Ti extraction process

Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS), Butte, Montana, USA, has entered into a joint venture with Achemetal, Inc., to commercialize its patented process for extracting and refining titanium. The new joint venture will go by the name Universal Achemetal Titanium, LLC (UAT). UTRS is an established government services firm and brings to the JV a decade of experience in solutions technology. Achemetal, Inc., is a metals supplier dealing in specialty and rare earth refractory metals worldwide. “The UTRS scientists in Montana invented a game-changing process for extracting titanium from ore that is more flexible, requires fewer steps and will significantly reduce the costs of titanium when compared to…

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UTRS Earns Five More Years With MFOQA

UTRS is excited to announce it has been awarded another 5 years under the Air Force Military Flight Operations Quality Assurance (MFOQA) contract, further proof that UTRS remains an international leader in aviation safety. The MFOQA program analyzes routine flight data to detect, measure and mitigate mishap precursors while protecting crew identity. Under this contract, UTRS will support MFOQA by sustaining and maintaining analysis software, conducting flight safety analyses, training, and performing other safety related tasks. Our support of this program started in 2004 when UTRS was contracted by the Air Force Safety Center (AFSC) to bring the FOQA model to the military in an attempt to reduce…

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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. The UTRS team, which is made up of seasoned design and communications experts, won a platinum award and two gold awards for its communications and marketing support in print and web to the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC). “We are extremely proud of the work our team has done and excited to see them recognized publicly with these prestigious awards. The work being honored here is already rewarding since its critical to maintaining global competitiveness of…

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UTRS Named Prime Contractor on U.S. Army RS3 Contract

Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) was awarded a prime contract on the U.S. Army Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) contract, according to the Department of Defense (DOD). The RS3 contract has a $37.4 billion ceiling, with an expiration date of May 14, 2022…

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