News & Events

OMIC Manufacturing Day October 7th!!

September 14th, 2022

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.

DeArmond Manufacturing Fellows Scholarship Opportunity

January 11th, 2022

The DeArmond Manufacturing Fellows Scholarship provides 5 students with the opportunity to receive a four-year scholarship to cover tuition and fees (up to $64,000 total) at Oregon Tech, to pursue a…

OMIC R&D Additive Innovation Center (video)

October 12th, 2021

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…

Industrial Zoned Land Available near OMIC R&D

February 5th, 2021

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.

OMIC R&D 2020 Year in Review (video)

December 16th, 2020

Challenges emphasize the importance of demonstrating how a positive outlook and can-do spirit is critical for making a difference, highlighted in our 2020 video.

OMIC Training Center Virtual Tour

October 5th, 2020

The Portland Community College OMIC Training Center will house training facilities for registered apprenticeship programs in Machinist, CNC Lathe Operator, CNC Mill Operator, Welder/Fabricator, and…

Virtual Manufacturing Month with OMIC R&D, Portland Community College and community partners

October 2nd, 2020

This year, due to health and safety restrictions, Manufacturing Day will be celebrated virtually as “Manufacturing Month” throughout October. We’re looking forward to sharing more about the…

Senator Betsy Johnson discusses the Factory of Tomorrow (video)

September 9th, 2020

Oregon Senator Betsy Johnson (District 16-Scappoose) discusses the Factory of Tomorrow at the virtual launch event with OMEP and OMIC R&D.