Advancing Industry Collaboration & Research

We are scientists, engineers, industry leaders and academic experts in search of innovations for metals manufacturing. We experiment, discover and learn together in a world-class applied research and development facility.

Our vision is to provide solutions to metals and other manufacturing challenges while preparing the industry’s workforce through on-the-job learning and serving as a catalyst for regional economic prosperity.

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OMIC R&D Additive Innovation Center (video)

Preview the OMIC R&D Additive Innovation Center, a nucleus of broad reaching technologies that will change the manufacturing landscape. This second building of the OMIC R&D campus in Scappoose will enable manufacturers to adopt emerging technologies that will create high paying jobs in the region and beyond. Construction will begin November 2021.

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OMIC breaks ground on additive manufacturing facility

Leaders of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center broke ground on the newest building on Thursday, Aug. 19.

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OMIC R&D Member Spotlight

Industry Member of the Month, Doosan Machine Tools

Machine Greatness is the philosophy at Doosan Machine Tools. Its meaning is twofold: We build great machines here, and we challenge our customers to make great things with their Doosans.

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Welcome new member, AXILE

AXILE products are proudly designed and manufactured at Buffalo Machinery’s facilities, one of Taiwan’s leading technology manufacturers. Taichung is the world’s biggest cluster of machine tool builders, thanks to the abundant specialized workforce and an efficient component supply chain.

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