Recent News

Sep 18, 2020
Manufacturing Day is October 2. Celebrate with virtual events and resources.
Jul 30, 2020
The Manufacturing Extension Partnership at Columbus State is working with GDI Partners to support local company Balanced Biotech Inc. in manufacturing groundbreaking COVID-19 medicine delivery technologies.
Jun 26, 2020
The 8th Annual Utica Downstream conference will be held November 19, 2020, at Walsh University in North Canton, Ohio.
Jun 8, 2020
The MEP at Columbus State recently received grant funding specifically for supporting Central Ohio manufacturers during the COVID-19 crisis. We need your help in identifying the needs of regional manufacturers. Please consider participating in this short survey to assess the effects of COVID-19 on Ohio manufacturers. You will automatically be entered into a drawing for FREE training for an employee when you complete the survey!
Jun 2, 2020
Lt. Gov. Jon Husted announced the Ohio PPE Retooling and Reshoring Grant Program. The grant program will be funded with $20 million, and eligible manufacturers may be awarded grants of up to $500,000 per facility.