If It’s Good Enough for NASA… Modern Machine Shop

Sometimes technologies that are emd locomotive parts applied in manufacturing facilities are also appropriate for other neat applications. Take the Stat-X machine vtl machine tool fire extinguishing system from that I learned about at IMTS this past September. When fire safety experts for NASA’s Kennedy Space Center decided to replace the fire suppression system in the giant twin crawler transporters for the space shuttle program, it turned to Fireaway.