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Third Party Evaluation

Third-party evaluation is an important service in assessing implementation of proposed program activities and evaluating the achievement of stated goals.

Technology Driven Market Intelligence

Have a winning tech idea, but aren’t sure how to bring your product to market? Technology Driven Market Intelligence can help launch new products.

Safety Audits

IES can provide real solutions for businesses to make a safer workplace by conducting safety audits that can help identify, and eliminate or minimize hazards.

HEA Third Party Grant Evaluation Services

Including a unique and thorough third-party evaluation plan in your proposal can give you a decisive edge when competing for Higher Education Act grants.

Lean Healthcare

The same Lean principles that have saved countless businesses enormous amounts of time, energy and money can revolutionize your health care operation.

ISO 9001

Provide assurance to existing customers, and open the door for new ones. ISO 9001 standard provides guidance and tools for companies and organizations who want to ensure that their products and services consistently meet customer’s requirements, and that quality is...

Hazard Communication

Everything you need for effective hazard communication training in your workplace is now available in an all-in-one online compliance toolkit.

Health and Safety

We help protect your most valuable asset– your workforce.

ISO 14001/OHSAS 18001 (ISO 45001)

Find out how the ISO 14001 standard helps build improvement objectives, training programs and control documents to help companies become certified and stay competitive.

ISO 13485/21 CFR 820

Before you think about manufacturing medical devices, think about ISO 13485.

Continuous Improvement

Join the thousands of companies all over the world that are journeying toward continuous improvement. IES can help you uncover opportunities to save time, money and resources within your organization. Whether you are seeking incremental improvement or breakthrough...


Major aerospace manufacturers and suppliers worldwide require compliance and/or registration to AS9100.

Tech Road Mapping

Is your company behind the curve, with products that are outdated and unsupported? Optimize your products’ life cycles with Tech Road Mapping.

Performance Excellence Coaching

Improve your organization’s performance with a framework based on your unique needs and our Coaching for Performance Excellence services.

Discovery Suite for Manufacturers

An accurate assessment of your company’s potential can be a real game changer, but it's easy to be put off by price tags attached to full diagnostics packages. We hear you! That’s why the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) has developed the...

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