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  • IES Awarded Research Project by NCDOT

    Raleigh, N.C., August 5, 2019 –NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) today announced it has been awarded $94K for a research project funded by the Research & Development Unit of the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The project, titled “Integrating Supply Chain with Transportation Infrastructure Data for Enhanced Planning Capabilities” will merge existing DoD supply […]

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  • 2019 Baldrige Fall Conference

    Join us for the premier, performance excellence conference for today’s leading-edge organizations and the people who come to network and learn from them. The 2019 Baldrige Fall Conference is a “must attend” event for business leaders who are looking for proven methodologies that can be tailored to meet their unique business objectives while sustaining a […]

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  • Manzo To Receive Outstanding Extension & Engagement Award

    The NC State University Office of Outreach and Engagement is recognizing Dr. Deborah Manzo, a management systems and quality improvement specialist with NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), with a 2019 Outstanding Extension and Engagement Award. Dr. Manzo directs the North Carolina Performance Excellence Coaching Program, providing coaching, facilitation and training for leaders, managers, supervisors […]

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  • IES Director of Business Growth & Innovation will present at SFPA Workshop

    Kevin Grayson, Director of Business Growth and Innovation Solutions at NC State’s Industry Expansion Solutions, will present a session, titled Measurement Systems Analysis, at the Southeastern Food Processors Association (SFPA) training workshop at Clemson University on March 18-19, 2019. The event is designed to deliver top-level training, highlighting current regulations and technology to the Southeast’s food processors. IES Media […]

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  • Southeastern OSHA Training Institute Education Center Receives Grant to Assist in Hurricane Recovery Activities

    Raleigh, NC—The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has awarded a $232K Susan Harwood federal safety and health training grant to the Southeastern OSHA Training Institute Education Center (SE OTIEC). The grant will provide funds to train and protect workers involved in hurricane recovery activities. NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) […]

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  • Has Your Business Been Impacted by Cuts in Federal Defense Budgets?

    NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), along with the NC Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (NCDMVA), is looking for companies to participate in the implementation phase of the North Carolina Defense Industry Diversification Initiative (NC DIDI), anticipated to begin sometime in November 2018. This follows an earlier, successful commercialization pilot project that resulted in […]

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  • Hurricane Preparedness. Is Your Business Ready?

    RALEIGH, NC — Due to the projected severity of Hurricane Florence’s effects in North Carolina, the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) has prepared some documents related to emergency preparedness for businesses. Learn more here.

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  • MFGCON 2018 Rescheduled to November 12-14

    RALEIGH, NC — The North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Business North Carolina  has announced that due to the projected severity of Hurricane Florence’s effects on Central and Eastern North Carolina, mfgCON 2018 and the pre-conference robotics workshop is being rescheduled. It is moving from its original dates of September 17-19, 2018  to November 12-14, […]

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