Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership

OMEP is a not-for-profit team of manufacturing professionals whose mission is to help small to mid-sized Oregon manufacturers transform the way they do business and become more competitive. OMEP is part of the national MEP program administered by the Department of Commerce through the National Institute of Standards and Technology. OMEP serves its clients by means of a hands-on approach that helps manufacturers achieve increased productivity, profitability, and top line growth.

Recognized as playing a key role in state and local economic development, OMEP works in partnership with organizations such as the Oregon Business Development Department and the Portland Development Commission. OMEP also works with organizations such as the Pollution Prevention Resource Center and Zero Waste Alliance. To learn more about OMEP and the results reported by clients, please visit