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The Industrial Extension Service administers the most comprehensive North Carolina manufacturing assistance program. 

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Anchored by the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP), the IES team of regional extension agents and experienced technical specialists are engaging and providing solutions to hundreds of manufacturers across the state. 

As manufacturing leads the nation out of the Great Recession, CEOs and plant leaders continue to seek ways to ensure their businesses are competitive in the new economy.

 IES core competencies in manufacturing include the following:

To read about our recent manufacturing success, click here.