The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) has elected Paul K Oldroyd to its board of directors, filling the position left vacant by Dean Bartles’ appointment to NCDMM President and CEO.

Currently, Oldroyd serves as a Technical fellow, engineering & manufacturing process development for US-based Bell Flight/Textron. His recent focus has been autonomous flight for logistics, transition-to-production strategy for emerging products, and long-term manufacturing strategy.

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