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Advanced Manufacturing Technologies,
Materials & Processes

The MEP National Network connects manufacturers with the research, ideas, and technologies they need to prepare for the future of manufacturing. Explore innovation with the Network in the following areas where it is actively advancing U.S. manufacturing.

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4,000-ton Schuler press at Institute for Advanced…

My work for Manufacturing Extension Partnership gives me the opportunity...

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The Center for Materials Processing in Knoxville…

Small manufacturers can access essential technologies for nondestructive evaluation of...

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DuPont and Fibrtek project at IACMI brings…

The ever-expanding composites industry continually offers innovations for small manufacturers. ...

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The MEP National Network

The MEP National Network is a unique public-private partnership that delivers comprehensive, proven solutions to U.S. manufacturers, fueling growth and advancing U.S. manufacturing.

The MEP National Network comprises the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST MEP), the 51 MEP Centers located in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, and over 1,400 trusted advisors and experts at more than 385 MEP service locations, providing any U.S. manufacturer with access to resources they need to succeed.

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