A Resilient Virginia starts with Resilient Manufacturing

Building Increased Resilience for Critical Supply Chain Sectors in Virginia!

We Want To Engage With Companies That Have Critical Capabilities for Reshoring Critical Supply Chains

GENEDGE is looking to invest in services for small and medium size manufacturers from across Virginia with the potential to address reducing supply chain risk of critical technologies via improved capability and capacity of existing companies.

 

 

Critical Manufacturing Capabilities Support All Sectors We've Identified:

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GENEDGE, as a part of the NIST Manufacturing Extension Program National Network ™, reaches across borders to create sustainable supply chain and technology solutions. This is an inherent advantage that GENEDGE leverage's for the good of the Commonwealth and the Nation.

 

For small and medium manufacturers with the capabilities to supply critical sectors, the GO Virginia Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program presents many valuable opportunities.

We have listed a few benefits below!

Apply today and if *approved you will receive assistance to:

  • Capability analysis relative to opportunity
  • Re-tooling/commercialization plan
  • Business case validation
  • Support prototyping development to qualify products for supply
  • Complete regulatory compliance certification to ensure product is ready for medical market
  • Achieve production readiness so that re-tooled suppliers can be utilized

 

Lessons From Phase 1 & What We Can Do In Phase 2:

GENEDGE will adapt its approach as demonstrated in the medical PPE and equipment markets to assist willing and capable small and medium manufacturers to pivot their resources to start up and / or diversify their market and product offerings.

Similar requirements exist for critical and strategic industrial segments to PPE. GENEDGE has demonstrated its capability to adjust our services to meet those demands in a rapid and effective manner.

If you are interested in being a part of Phase 2 of the GO Virginia – Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program fill out the application below!

Start The Application Process Now

 

Questions About The Program Or The Application Process?

Cheryl Carrico

Contact GENEDGE Program Manager Cheryl A. Carrico, Ph.D., P.E.

Program Manager for GO Virginia — Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program

Phone: (276) 525-0088
Email: ccarrico@genedge.org

 

 

GO Virginia — Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program

Logo for the GO VIRGINIA: Virginia initiative for growth and opportunity in each region A new program focusing on helping participating Virginia manufacturers to shift their operations to emphasize PPE production.

*Getting into the GO Virginia – Re-tooling Virginia Manufacturers for Strategic Industries Program is contingent upon Approval.