CCAT, Inc. is looking for 5 manufacturers to participate in Phase II of the Manufacturing Technology Innovation for Cost Reduction Program sponsored by the US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL). There is no cost to participate.


What is MTICR?

MTICR is a program developed by CCAT in support of the United States Air Force’s (USAF) need for affordable manufacturability. Phase II of the program has CCAT conducting applied research into machining of advanced materials, including refractory metals/alloys (molybdenum, tungsten, tantalum, niobium, rhenium), polymer/organic matrix composites, ceramics, and ceramic matrix composites.

CCAT desires to engage several US companies who machine any of the advanced materials listed above to develop or improve cost saving machining processes for these materials.


Why do a MTICR Project?


How does MTICR work?

If a company is selected by CCAT, they have the opportunity to participate in a MTICR project designed specifically for them and the US AFRL will pay for it.

Info: A Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) can be executed to protect the manufacturer's process knowledge.


How do I Apply?

Click here to complete the online application or contact Mr. Wayne Sumple at CCAT:

Wayne Sumple
CCAT's Advanced Manufacturing Center
409 Silver Lane
East Hartford, CT. 06118
wsumple@ccat.us
860 282-4222