News & Events

Industrial Zoned Land Available near OMIC R&D

May 18th, 2020

Columbia Commerce Center is the result of a 20-plus year effort to bring a fully serviced industrial park development to the Greater Portland area.

Walls up on PCC facility

May 17th, 2020

Work continues on Portland Community College center in Columbia County; college expects opening next year

OMIC R&D Publishes White Paper on CGTech’s Force Optimization

April 30th, 2020

The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center, Research and Development (OMIC R&D) has published a review of CGTech’s VERICUT Force Module. The Project was designed to offer an unbiased review and evalua…

SMART Manufacturing Technology Event with Caron Engineering - POSTPONED: Webinar Coming Soon!

March 3rd, 2020

Join OMIC R&D member Caron Engineering on an upcoming webinar series including demos at OMIC R&D. Details coming soon!

Portland Community College manufacturing training facility finally breaks ground in Scappoose

January 29th, 2020

The long-awaited training center will be part of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center initiative.

Year in review: OMIC shows steady growth

January 3rd, 2020

Manufacturing research proceeds with growing industry, education partnerships throughout 2019

Sumitomo Electric Carbide, innovative cutting tool manufacturer, joins OMIC R&D as 30th member

December 18th, 2019

The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center Research and Development (OMIC R&D) recently welcomed Sumitomo Electric Carbide, Inc. as its 30th member.

Portland Community College moves ahead Scappoose training center

December 9th, 2019

Portland Community College will acquire 17 acres in Scappoose for a new workforce training center, the college announced Friday.