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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 Manufacturing Day October 7th!!

National Manufacturing Day Events are back this year!
October 7, 2022 at both OMIC R&D and the Portland Community College OMIC Training Center. Registration for vendors, sponsors and schools now open.

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CAPTURE 3D, a ZEISS company, a leader in innovative optical 3D metrology solutions, joins OMIC R&D

The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center Research and Development (OMIC R&D) recently welcomed CAPTURE 3D, a ZEISS company, as a member of the collaboration, now at 41 members.

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OMIC R&D Member Spotlight


Industry Member of the Month, Mastercam

Founded in 1983, CNC Software, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Tolland, Connecticut, with corporate offices in Switzerland and China. The company develops Mastercam, a suite of CAD/CAM software created to reduce production time and expense with efficient machining strategies and advanced toolpath technologies like Accelerated Finishing™ and Dynamic Motion™.

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Welcome new member, CAPTURE 3D

CAPTURE 3D, a ZEISS company, is the leading provider of innovative 3D measurement solutions in the United States, helping companies solve engineering challenges, save time, minimize costs, and improve their overall time-to-market strategy.

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