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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Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center to train next generation of skilled workers in a region with strong industry roots

Manufacturing can be likened to the key that revs Oregon’s economic engine. According to the National Association of Manufacturers, the industry represents 21.8 percent of Oregon’s total output, ranking the state as the second most dependent in the nation on manufacturing.

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Machine Operator/Programmer Position Available

OMIC R&D is hiring a Machine Operator/Programmer in Scappoose, Oregon.

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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, Blount International

Blount is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for consumers and professionals operating primarily in two market segments: Forestry, Lawn, and Garden; and Farm, Ranch, and Agriculture.

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Welcome new member, ZOLLER Inc.

ZOLLER Inc. works with manufacturing companies in a variety of sectors, primarily: Automotive, automotive supplier, aerospace, medical technology, tool and mold construction, tool manufacturers, tool grinding and sharpening, contract manufacturing, job shops, and turned part manufacturing.

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