VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb spoke with Dimitri “Dimi” Deserranno of Concepts NREC in White River Junction. Concepts NREC was awarded a contract through NASA’s Small Business Innovation Research Program for an integrated cryocooler in support of NASA’s ongoing Artemis program. Their conversation has been edited and condensed for clarity.

Concepts NREC Expands to Meet Demand

posted on July 7, 2020

White River Junction, VT, USA – July 7, 2020

Concepts NREC is expanding its network of software and engineering solutions and sales support to meet the rapidly changing needs across industries and in several regions around the world. Recent growth steps include the addition of a European sales office, a CAM software partnership in Switzerland, and sales representation in Turkey.


Rifat Memis-1We are pleased to announce that Rifat Memis, European Sales Manager, is now established in Berlin, Germany. Rifat manages all sales initiatives and sales support in Europe, and can be reached directly at

Aerospace, Aviation, Consumer Goods, Energy, Industrial, Medical, and Transportation

White River Junction, VT, USA – October 7, 2016Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery design, development, testing, manufacturing, and software company, recently celebrated its 60th anniversary with a company party at its corporate headquarters in Vermont.

The roots of the company reach back to August of 1956 when Northern Research and Engineering Corporation (NREC) was founded in Cambridge, MA, with the charter “to engage in the business of scientific research and engineering in all fields of endeavor.”