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.

In The News

Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership, support organization for state manufacturers, joins OMIC R&D as 24th member

The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center Research and Development (OMIC R&D) recently welcomed the Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership (OMEP) as its 24th member.

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Manufacturing industry reps get high tech training demos at OMIC

R&D center offers demonstrations in metal cutting and machining technology available on site

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WFL enthused the visitors with the latest machinery innovation M30-G MILLTURN at the METAV in Düsseldorf (February 20th – 24th, 2018).

OMIC R&D Member Spotlight


Industry Member of the Month, Daimler Trucks North America

Daimler Trucks North America LLC is America’s leading producer of heavy-duty vehicles. An engineering innovator for freight hauling and road transportation, Daimler produces the bestselling brands of cross-continent trucks for moving food, clothing, medical, educational and building supplies.

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Welcome new member, Sugino Machine Limited

Sugino manufactures innovative, precision equipment for high-pressure cleaning, deburring, machining, drilling and tapping, burnishing, waterjet cutting, and more.

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