Oregon State University Wins Grant for Textile Manufacturing Innovation

Oregon State University Wins Grant for Textile Manufacturing Innovation

The Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors today announced Oregon State University as one of this year’s U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients for the school’s innovation in improving textile weaving efficiency. Oregon State University will...
Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) is pleased to announce 12 finalists—from a record number of 67 nominees—for the 2014 OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards. The OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards honors the skill, and the courage, it takes for entrepreneurs...
Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria, one of the first of now 40 ONAMI Gap Fund startup companies, has just announced that it’s raised $1.45 million from the Oregon Angel Fund. OAF is a collection of local investors backing early-stage startups. Oregon startups typically start with small,...
Oregon’s Booming Food Processing Sector

Oregon’s Booming Food Processing Sector

If the prospects for Oregon’s food processing sector needs an icon, it’s rising adjacent to one of Norpac Foods’ repackaging plants: The steel skeleton of a 260,000 square foot frozen food storage and distribution facility under construction by Henningsen Cold Storage...
DOE to Invest $226 Million in Nuclear Start-up, NuScale Power

DOE to Invest $226 Million in Nuclear Start-up, NuScale Power

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to continue America’s leadership in clean energy innovation, the Energy Department today announced an award to NuScale Power LLC to support a new project to design, certify and help commercialize innovative small...

NuScale teams with Rolls-Royce Manufacturing

NuScale Manufacturing In a bid to bolster its chances of winning federal support, Corvallis business, NuScale Power, on Thursday announced that Rolls-Royce has joined its efforts to commercialize a new nuclear reactor design. Find the Story at the Gazette...