Innovative Manufacturing and Facilitation Program

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The IMFP is intended to assist incorporated for-profit enterprises looking to accelerate innovation and commercialization in the advanced manufacturing sector.

Eligible clients will receive up to $5000 toward approved costs in non-repayable funding for any of the services, expertise and facility usage of the following approved contractors. Applicants will be required to provide a cash contribution towards the project in the amount of 20% of the total funds requested. The IMFP will not cover any HST incurred with the project. Contribution must be received at the time of application approval.


**All projects must be completed by February 23, 2018** 

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Canadore College: ICAMP 
ICAMP focuses on product innovation, by allowing companies to access the technologies & resources for the development of new products & processes or the refinement of existing ones.
Examples of Services: Design & Simulation Software, 3D Scanning, 3D Printing (Metal & Plastic), Waterjet Cutting, Collaborative Robotics. 

Rynz Innovative
Rynz Innovative is a plastic injection molding facility that takes clients projects from concept to completion entirely in house. Rynz Innovative is able to produce in house tooling and molds for prototyping and production runs.
Examples of Services: Mold & Tooling Design, Injection Molding, Prototyping & Production Runs.

 

North Bay Machining
North Bay Machining Centre is your one stop shop machining solution that supplies customers with custom made parts, build assemblies, metal fabrication and welding.
Examples of Services: CNC Machining, MasterCam Software, Facilities & Equipment for Machining Purposes. 

JIC Consulting 
JIC Consulting observes, assesses, refines and implements new ways of increasing your bottom line by improving machine and human output, including optimizing CNC machine tools, property tooling acquisitions, reducing downtime, training employees and proper workstation set-up.
Examples of Services: Process Consultation, Program Development (CNC), Training and Development. 

Value Stream Solutions Inc. 
Experts in Continuous Improvement methods and providing advice on reducing and eliminating business waste, developing employees to be more productive with their time and aligning the business for long term success.
Examples of Services: Coach companies through methods to improve productivity, quality & leadership capability.

Komri Systems 
Komri Systems is an engineering consulting and product development firm that can take projects from ideation to completion while ensuring seamless integration between a successful design integration and manufacturability.
Examples of Services: Software Development, Control Systems (data acquisition, process automation, robotics), Mechanical Engineering. 

MaJIC 
MaJIC helps companies innovative by putting their creative material joining ideas into practice while enhancing productivity and quality, meeting regulatory requirements and improving safety.
Examples of Services: Various Materials Testing, Welding Processes and Consultation, Thermal Imaging, Specialized Training. 

Nordbeck Consulting 
Nordbeck Consulting provides companies with international trade expertise relating to international market entry strategies, business collaboration and trade preparedness.
Examples of Services: Identify Target Markets, Market Entry Strategies, Access International Trade Hurdles, Develop Export Plans. 

True North Thinking Inc. 
True North Thinking Inc. helps build the capacity of your team to see opportunities for innovation, improvement and problem solving while developing the leadership ability to sustain this culture change.
Examples of Services: Organizational & Operational Assessments, On-Site Improvement & Innovation Support, Remote Coaching & Interactive Workshops. 


Don’t miss out on your opportunity to apply!
Contract Emily at:

705-474-7600 ext. 5660 or [email protected]