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Manufacturing Day (“MFG DAY”), which occurs on the first Friday in October, is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers and foster interest in manufacturing careers. Learn more about how the Advanced Manufacturing Office supports MFG DAY and the many ways we continue to help drive innovation and advance technologies in the U.S. manufacturing industry.

“The Advanced Manufacturing Office salutes the many U.S. manufacturers, their workers and supporters for their hard work, ingenuity and innovation.  And we will continue to work closely with American manufacturing leaders and innovators to help make our Nation productive, prosperous, and secure.”   

                                                                                                                                        -Rob Ivester, AMO Director

Brain Game: AMO’s Manufacturing Match Game!

AMO's Match game -click to PLAY

Challenge your concentration, memory, and manufacturing knowledge by playing Manufacturing Match Game! The game consists of six pictures of different manufacturing technologies or processes and six cards with definitions. Match the correct image to its corresponding definition to win!

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Meet the Manufacturer

AMO joins people across the country this Manufacturing Day in celebrating American manufacturing. Take a moment to click through the profiles of manufacturers who have partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy to advance innovative technologies, improve energy productivity, and help drive U.S. manufacturing competitiveness.

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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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In Celebration of American Manufacturing
American manufacturing is the backbone of our nation and continues to drive our economy and strengthen national security.
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Department of Energy Celebrates Manufacturing Day
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) joins President Trump and communities across the nation in celebrating Manufacturing Day
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EERE prize competition
ICYMI: We celebrated #ManufacturingDay yesterday by announcing our commitment to manufacturing innovation through a series of small prizes
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Manufacturing Timeline
This timeline captures the advancements, innovations, movements, and techniques since the beginning of the American Revolution
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