Upper Peninsula

To ensure the needs of all Michigan manufacturers are met, the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center (The Center) has established a state-wide presence throughout both the upper and lower peninsulas. Headquartered in Plymouth, The Center serves the areas surrounding Traverse City, Saginaw, Grand Rapids and Marquette, so our experts are within two hours from any manufacturer in the state.



For more than 20 years, the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center has helped manufacturers to improve product quality, shorten lead times and boost customer satisfaction through targeted training and consulting in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

The Center works to provide effective, proven strategies to manufacturers in all 15 counties in the Upper Peninsula, including Alger, Baraga, Chippewa, Delta, Dickinson, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw, Luce, Mackinac, Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon and Schoolcraft.  

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The Center-Northern Michigan provides a wide variety of training that is eligible for GPTF support, covering topics that include Lean Manufacturing, Leadership, Project Management, Quality, Workforce Engagement, Industry 4.0 and more. View our Northern Michigan Certificate Course Catalog for upcoming opportunities.




meet OUR EXPERTS IN the upper peninsula


Ryan Galerneau, Senior Manufacturing Business Advisor
Senior Manufacturing
Business Advisor


your success is our success

The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center has helped thousands of manufacturers improve operations, increase profits, create and maintain jobs, and establish a foundation for long-term business growth and productivity. We tailor services to meet critical needs, ranging from process improvement and workforce development to specialized business practices, including supply chain integration and technology transfer.

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The Center offers solutions to fit the needs of all manufacturers. Whether you are a machine shop or food processor looking for process improvement guidance or leadership and culture development, The Center provides in-person and virtual consulting and training services. If you are looking for a specific topic, need more information, or want to schedule customized training at your company, contact us for more details on how we are able to assist you at 888.414.6682 or email inquiry@the-center.org