Advanced Manufacturing Office

AMO supports R&D projects, R&D consortia, and early-stage technical partnerships with national laboratories, companies (for-profit and not-for profit), state and local governments, and universities through competitive, merit reviewed funding opportunities designed to investigate new manufacturing technologies. 

Providing New Manufacturing Support to American Steel and Aluminum Industry
DOE selects four new projects to provide advanced computing capabilities to support steel and aluminum production.
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Programs

R&D Projects
AMO's R&D projects will support early-stage proof of concept projects, explore novel energy-efficient, next-generation materials and innovative...
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R&D Consortia
AMO R&D Consortia supports collaborative, early-stage research and development between industry, academia, non-profit institutions, and National...
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Technical Partnerships
AMO's technical partnerships support the development and validation, of technologies and practices, including continuous energy improvement and CHP.
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PARTNERSHIP MAP
AMO developed an interactive map of all partners and projects with data for fiscal year 2016. Click on the map and use this tool to search for a specific project, partner and other information.
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ENERGY ANALYSIS
AMO conducts rigorous analyses to support its decision making and activites. These range from benchmarking studies to assessment of technology opportunitities and their potential impacts.
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Announcements

Energy Department Selects Four Projects for High Performance Computing for Manufacturing in Steel and Aluminum Production
DOE announced $1.2 million to support U.S. steel and aluminum manufacturers in improving energy efficiency and accelerating manufacturing innovation.
March 11, 2019
DOE Announces New Manufacturing Challenge Winner
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) announced a winner of the Novel Concepts for Large...
March 8, 2019
Energy Department Announces Opening of Battery Recycling Center at Argonne National Lab
New battery recycling center will speed battery recycling and reduce U.S. dependence on foreign sources of critical materials.
February 15, 2019
DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue a Funding Opportunity Establishing a Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
Institute aims to develop technologies that will advance U.S. manufacturing competitiveness, energy efficiency, and innovation.
February 6, 2019

Highlights

DOE Recognizes First Correctional Facilities to Achieve 50001 Ready Status
Oregon has set the bar high for correctional institutions’ energy management across the country.
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Advanced Manufacturing Office 2018 Wrap Up
In case you missed it, 2018 was a year full of accomplishments and exciting news for the U.S. Department
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SBIR Successes: Interviews with Past Winners
DOE’s SBIR/STTR program provides grants to small businesses or individuals who can form a small business within the required application timeline.
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Inspiring the Next Generation: Modern Manufacturing in America
Many communities across the country are joining together to celebrate Manufacturing Day today, an opportunity to bring awareness to modern U.S.
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Letter from the AMO Director on the AMO Peer Review, July 16-18, 2018
The Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) conducted a review of the technology research and development (R&D) and technical partnerships supported...
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Success Story: Pennsylvania Utilities Encourage Use of CHP
Energy users across the country – from the U.S. Army to the Texas Medical Center and more – are using combined heat and power (CHP) to generate...
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The Future of Energy Technology Begins with Investing in Innovators Today
Growing up near nuclear plants and with an interest in nuclear energy, it’s no wonder Sam Shaner and Matthew Ellis, who first met six years ago as...
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3D Printing Technology Front and Center at Supercomputing Announcement
On June 8, 2018, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry traveled to Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to dedicate Summit...
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AMO’s Kelly Visconti Honored for Federal Government Stewardship
The Advanced Manufacturing Office’s (AMO) Kelly Visconti was recently honored with the prestigious Arthur S. Flemming Award for her tremendous...
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Blog: 2018 Technology Days Connects Better Plants Partners with the National Labs
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Plants program is helping industry boost its productivity through adoption of energy technology...
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Information Resources

Information Resources
Resources openly available from AMO help manufacturers improve energy efficiency and energy productivity.

Financial Opportunities

Apply for Funding
A variety of funding opportunities are available to manufacturers from the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) and other organizations.

Events

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