This page will be updated as frequently as possible with news, updates, needs and resources.  Please contact Jenni West at MMEC with questions, concerns, requests for updates, etc.

If you are a Montana manufacturer and have the ability to assist with items of critical need, or if you are looking for resources for your company to sustain operations, please see information sections below.  Thanks to additional funding in the CARES Act for the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership to assist manufacturers to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus, MMEC will provide assistance to your company at no charge for services to assist in making critical items and/or to help keep your company afloat during this difficult time.  Please contact any of our staff for more information.

If you are a health provider, emergency responder, or other organization on the frontline of the fight against the spread of Coronavirus and are in need of manufactured products to safeguard your employees and/or the public, please see sections below on items being produced in the state, or contact us and we will help connect you with manufacturers.

News and Updates

 Click on a link below to view recent Coronavirus Update emails.

 

Montana Manufacturing of Critical Items

Click on the arrow to expand sections below.  Please note that MMEC is not recommending any specific product or material, and all manufacturers should verify needs and requirements prior to starting production.

 

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3D Printed Facemasks: (No filter medium or filter medium other than N95)

Plastic Injection Molded Facemasks: (No filter medium)

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Distilleries and others around Montana are shifting production to make hand sanitizer and other cleaning products.  If you can assist with packaging (e.g. plastic bottles) or other materials, please let us know.

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Resources for Montana Manufacturers

Scroll down for a section on critical items of need in other parts of the country.

 


More Opportunities to Help

Raffle for a brand new 2020 Adipose Boat package.  Proceeds will go to assist fishing guides without income during the COVID-19 crisis.