The NWIRC functions as a liaison between your company and best-in-class, affordable consultants. We bring to the table years of experience in helping manufacturers compete and grow (Business Growth Services), as well as improve your processes and end products (Manufacturing Excellence).

Lean Together™

Manufacturing Technology Acceleration

Encompasses next generation applied technology research and development services, new product development, and innovation-based market assessments.


With NWIRC assistance, CoreValue provides expert recommendations and project management tools to help increase your business value.

Lean Continuous Improvement

Lean Manufacturing methods are straightforward and disciplined. Companies that embrace Lean practices can expect significant reductions in waste and improvements in productivity.

Facilitated Management Services

NWIRC Strategic Business Advisors (SBA) are ready to identify and connect your company with services, consultants, and grant programs based on your strategic business goals.