MATTR: A Timely Resource for Manufacturers

MATTR: A Timely Resource for Manufacturers

How can small and medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs) gain insights into new technologies to incorporate into their businesses? Develop new applications of existing products? Resolve longstanding issues in production or resolve quality assurance issues in product evaluation? They need MATTR, the MEP-Assisted Technology and Technical Resource. MATTR,…

SMART Manufacturing Technology Event

Five Reasons you Should Attend the 2020 Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit

In just over a week, OMEP will host the 7th annual Oregon Manufacturers’ Summit. If you haven’t signed up yet, consider the following five reasons to join 300 other local manufacturers for an unforgettable experience. 1. AN INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCE DESIGNED JUST FOR YOU After careful testing, OMEP…

PCC, partners dig into new era for training in Columbia County

Originally Published on PCC News: Photos and Story by James Hill Left to right, PCC OMIC Director Andrew Lattanner, PCC Board Trustee Tiffani Penson, State Sen. Betsy Johnson, PCC Board Chair Jim Harper, PCC President Mark Mitsui, OMIC R&D…

Why You Know More About Industry 4.0 Than You Think

Originally Published through the NIST Manufacturing Innovation Blog Credit: iStock/ipopba If industrial manufacturing had a buzzword of the decade, it might be “Industry 4.0.” The concept is inescapable, yet it can be hard to define, especially for small and medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs). After all, SMMs’ capabilities, needs,…

A Visit to The ARMC

OMEP is proud to be a member of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center (OMIC R&D) in Scappoose, Oregon. OMIC is a Research and Development Center “focused on applying new technologies and processes for industrial competitive advantage and academic growth, while inspiring and educating the next generation’s manufacturing workforce.” This…

CESMII & Oregon State University: Smart Manufacturing Platform

CESMII and Oregon State University Partnership Presents CESMII Smart Manufacturing Platform™ Overview and Demonstration Wednesday, November 13, 2019 The Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII) is the United States’ national institute on Smart Manufacturing (SM), with Oregon State University (OSU) as a satellite Manufacturing…

Indicate Technologies: OGP Tech tour

Description OGP Tech Tour + User Group Meeting hosted by Indicate Technologies! Wednesday, September 18th (8 am – 4:30 pm): Technology Tour Come see OGP’s new technology and join our Educational Seminar on Video Measurement for Dimensional Quality Control (training certificate provided). OGP Sales Management and Application Engineers will be…

Vertue Lab Impact Summit 2019

Coffee with Cobots

On October 8 at 8:30am you’re invited to join OMEP and Oregon RAIN for their co-hosted forum on Collaborative Robots (Cobots). Learn how Cobots are flipping the script for local manufacturers – get a hands-on demonstration – watch (and program) 2 Cobots to perform some common tasks. No sales pitch,…