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Providing the analysis needed to ensure a healthy Defense Industrial Base is able to meet the Warfighters’ needs.

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DOD Announces $6.8 Million Defense Production Act Title III Agreement with Burlington Industries, LLC to Strengthen the Domestic Clothing and Textile Industrial Base

The Department of Defense (DOD) entered into a shared $6.8 million agreement with Burlington Industries, LLC to sustain and strengthen the domestic clothing and textile industrial base. The agreement extends through September 2027.

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DoD Helps Launch Two New Machine Tool Training Centers to Revitalize American Manufacturing

The Department of Defense (DoD) announced today new partnerships with Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas and Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia aimed at revitalizing U.S. manufacturing in the machine tool industry.

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DoD Launches Regional Skilled Manufacturing Worker Recruitment and Training Project to Help Meet Critical Needs in the Midwest

The Department of Defense’s Industrial Base Analysis and Sustainment (IBAS) program has awarded a one-year, $725,000 contract to Productive Resources, LLC of Springfield, Illinois to identify defense manufactures’ demand for specific workforce skills, and the supply of workers being trained in these skillsets by regional community colleges.

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DoD and North Carolina A&T State University Announce Key Partnership for Machine Tool Training Center to Help Revitalize American Manufacturing

The Department of Defense (DoD) and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) announced on April 1st the creation of a new regional machine tools workforce training and development center at N.C. A&T’s Greensboro, North Carolina campus. The center is a key part of ACENet, an emerging national network of regional machine tools innovation and workforce development hubs.

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Deborah G. Rosenblum

Performing the Duties of Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial Base Policy

Michael J. Vaccaro

Performing the Duties of Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial Base Policy

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