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GENEDGE

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GENEDGE is Virginia’s best public resource to help manufacturing and industry innovate, compete, and grow. We deliver consulting based expertise and technology transfer to over 200 companies each year. Our team helps clients expand, diversify, improve top & bottom line results, create jobs and sustain employment. 

GENEDGE is part of the MEP National Network™, which provides access to industry-wide services and proven, results-based solutions. GENEDGE affiliates include the Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC) in Wytheville, VA and a premier network of over 50 partners and service providers. For more information please visit www.genedge.org.

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Success Stories

HAMPTON ROADS COMPANY EXPANDS AS PART OF GENEDGE BUSINESS GROWTH STRATEGY

Report Year
2020
The company's primary focus has been on R&D and consulting services, but leadership hoped to find new and better ways to meet society’s environment and energy needs. Most recently, Pancopia conducted applied research in an innovative solution in wastewater treatment as a possible growth opportunity. This discovery could significantly reduce the

GAP ANALYSIS DRIVES QMS IMPROVEMENTS FOR DRAPER ADEN ASSOCIATES

Report Year
2020
DAA experienced significant growth through acquisition over the last few years. Leadership recognized the need to develop a Quality Management System (QMS) to mitigate the risk of legal claims. DAA approached GENEDGE, part of the MEP National Network™, about achieving ISO 9001 certification as a method of quality improvement and to match other

BLUE WOLF SALES & SERVICE UITILIZES A STRATEGIC APPROACH FOR ENTERING NEW MARKETS

Report Year
2020
For many years, the coal industry was a major customer purchasing BWSS industrial strength cleaners and de-greasers. With the coal industry’s economic downturn, BWSS felt the significance as their sales plummeted. Company ownership/management aspired to seek outside assistance to diversify in providing their goods/services into other markets

"In August 2017, RADVA set a new monthly production record of 86 mold changes. This would not have been achievable if we had not revamped our entire mold change process with GENEDGE’s assistance along with the assigned Virginia Tech ISE Senior Design Team."

—Jeremiah Spence, Safety/Operations Manager

Created March 18, 2019, Updated February 11, 2021