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CESMII's Regional Structure

CESMII will leverage a national footprint of diverse industry, workforce organizations known as Regional Manufacturing Centers (RMCs). All RMCs collaborate across the network on development of smart manufacturing technologies, cross-sector application areas, energy sustainability, economic development and workforce development goals to accelerate and enhance nation-wide impact. This cross linking environment extends existing capabilities across the network and provides cross-pollination of ideas and lessons learned by market and region. RMCs provide a wide range of consultation, training and support services at the host and partner facilities in other states.

california REGION

  • Hosted at California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) – Torrance, CA
  • SM Demonstration Centers in development at UC Berkeley & UC Irvine
  • RMC Director: Dale Turner
  • CA-RMC@cesmii.org

gulf coast region

  • Hosted at the Texas A&M Energy Institute – College Station, TX
  • Co-located with the RAPID Modular Process Intensification Institute
  • RMC Co-Directors: Stratos Pistikopoulos and Dean Schneider
  • GC-RMC@cesmii.org

southeast region

  • Hosted at North Carolina State University (NCSU) – Raleigh, NC
  • Located at office spaces at NCSU and Savannah River National Lab (SRNL)
  • RMC Director: Phillip R. Westmoreland
  • SE-RMC@cesmii.org

NortheAst REGION

  • Hosted at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) – Troy, NY
  • Located at the Rensselaer Tech Park and on the RPI campus in the George M. Low Center for Industrial Innovation in partnership with Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS)
  • RMC Director: Craig Dory
  • NE-RMC@cesmii.org

NORTHWEST REGION

  • Hosted at Pacific Northwest National laboratory (PNNL) – Richland, WA
  • Training Centers at Systems Engineering Building at PNNL Campus
  • RMC Director: Dr. George Muntean
  • NW-RMC@cesmii.org

midwest region

  • Interim leadership via CESMII Headquarters
  • Point of Contact: Craig Dory, V.P. of Membership
  • craig.dory@cesmii.org