TMAC is an affiliate of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program of the
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The MEP program consists of the nationwide network of centers located in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. MEP centers are a diverse network of state, university-based and non-profit organizations. As a program of the U.S. Department of Commerce, MEP offers its customers a wealth of unique and effective resources centered on five critical strategic growth areas: Technology Acceleration, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Workforce, and Continuous Improvement.