The West Virginia Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WVMEP) is dedicated to helping businesses in West Virginia become more competitive by reducing costs, increasing revenues, and generating higher profits. WVMEP provides information, decision support, and implementation assistance to businesses in adopting new, more advanced manufacturing technologies, techniques, and business practices. By raising the competitiveness of West Virginia businesses, WVMEP is helping to achieve a sustainable higher standard of living for West Virginians, creating and retaining relatively high-paying jobs, and ensuring the continued success of West Virginia businesses.
Expert in their individual disciplines, WVMEP's team works directly with every appropriate level in your organization, to improve production, marketing, quality systems, information systems, health and safety, manufacturing management, product design and development, industrial engineering, and general manufacturing.
Available on a long-term, contractual basis or for short-term projects, West
Virginia Manufacturing Extension Partnership provides clients with proven management skills for all phases of product and technology
WVMEP News and Current Events
Upcoming training classes being offered by the WVMEP:
Teaming to Win May 28 - May 29, 2013 - Morgantown, WV
Job Instruction Training June 7, 2013 - Charleston, WV
Waste Water & Stormwater Permitting June 17, 2013 - Morgantown, WV
Introduction to Lean Manufacturing June 13, 2013 - Martinsburg, WV
Job Instruction Training June 14, 2013 - Martinsburg, WV
10 Hour OSHA General Industry Outreach June 19 - June 20, 2013 - North Central, WV
10 Hour OSHA General Industry Outreach Sept. 18 - Sept. 19, 2013 - Parkersburg, WV
10 Hour OSHA General Industry Outreach Nov. 11 - Nov. 13, 2013 - Charleston, WV
10 Hour OSHA General Industry Outreach Dec. 10 - Dec. 12, 2013 - Martinsburg, WV
For more information about these events, or to learn how to register, visit our Upcoming Events page
The National Innovation Marketplace
As part of the NIST-MEP vision, we are trying to help West Virginia companies become competitive in their marketplace through growth and innovation. The National Innovation Marketplace allows you to find new customers or partners with needs you can meet, find services to help accelerate getting your innovations to the marketplace, and find new patents, trade secrets, and technology that enable new & improved products and services.
Are You Meaningfully Unique?
If you are interested in learning how to increase profits for existing products lines, or how to quickly get new products into the marketplace, successfully, The Innovation Engineering Management System can help! To learn more about increasing innovation speed, and decreasing the associated risk, click the Innovation Engineering link on this page, or click here!