FCX Employee of the Month – Jan. 2018

Jeremy Whetzel

Rick West
The Employee of the Month is always a hard working individual, and this month is no exception. In the years since he first started working at FCX, the January Employee of the Month has always performed his job to the best of his ability. No matter what that position may be, and there have been many over the years, he has put every effort into making sure that FCX could be proud of the products that went out the door.

Quickly learning whatever new tasks are asked of him, he moves forward without the need for extensive training. All the while helping to train others that are new to these tasks. He’s always eager to help other employees who may need assistance; learning from those more experienced and teaching those who are not.

He is willing to do whatever is needed of him and his attention to detail makes it easy for those around him to trust his work. And even if that work should turn out less than perfect, he doesn’t hesitate to accept responsibility and make it right.

These are all traits that help to make this person worthy of this award. Please join me in congratulating the January 2018 Employee of the Month, Jeremy Whetzel.

 

 

fcx-patriot-header1

Replacing Diesel Generators for the Patriot Missile System. Patriot Missiles, the defensive anti-missile system designed by Raytheon, are installed around the world to protect cities subject to missile attack. While utility power around the word is either 50 Hz or 60 Hz, the Patriot system incorporates several elements that require reliable 400 Hz power. Therefore, […]


 

fcx-f22-header1

Engineering Complex Power Supply for F-22 Test Program In the early 2000s, the engineering staff from Edwards Air Force Base (AFB) distributed an inquiry regarding a power supply for a 270 VDC military aircraft. FCX did not initially respond to the inquiry, however no viable solutions were presented by the 11 companies that did respond. […]


 

fcx-f35-heade2

Powering F-35s Aboard Aircraft Carriers Anticipating the deployment of F-35 airplanes aboard aircraft carriers, the U.S. Navy issued a requisition for development of a system to feed power to 400 Hz AC and 270 VCD aircraft with a minimum impact on the existing equipment and space. FCX used its experience with the 400 Hz AC […]


 

fcx-bahamas-shipyard-header1

Solid-State Frequency Converter for a Floating Dry Dock. In 2008, a large floating dry dock – containing motor loads for cranes, capstans, ballast pumps and fire pumps – was transported to the Grand Bahama Shipyard. The dry dock required 50 Hz power, while the Bahamas utilizes 60 Hz power. To supply the 50 Hz power […]


 

304.983.0400 WORLDWIDE SUPPORT 24 / 7 » +1.304.983.0403

400 FCX Lane
Morgantown, WV 26501
304.983.0400

WORLDWIDE SUPPORT 24 / 7:
+1.304.983.0403
ISO 9001:2008


Engineered For Endurance Since 1987 | ©2014 - All material is the intellectual property of FCX Systems and its affiliated companies
Manufacturing Marketing by BlaineTurner Advertising