Industrial Resource Center Program
Seven regional centers provide technical assistance and consulting services to the commonwealth’s small- and medium-sized manufacturers.
Centers provide support for deployment of technology, manufacturing growth opportunities and productivity improvements. Services and programs include new product development, market development/lead generation, sales development, business strategy, process improvement, supplier development, training, information technology and sustainable manufacturing practices (energy efficiency, green mfg).
Vary by regional centers.
Small and medium sized manufacturing firms (employment less than 500).
Terms will vary by regional center.
How to Apply
Locate your regional Industrial Resource Center at www.pairc.net or contact the commonwealth’s Manufacturing Ombudsman at the Technology Investment Office: (717)787-4147.
The Industrial Resource Center Program is also affiliated with the US Department of Commerce’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program at www.mep.nist.gov