TechLink’s The Pulse: Transforming small businesses, new learning systems, open water transport, and more available for commercialization
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U.S. manufacturing activity has contracted for a seventh straight month, per the Institute for Supply Management. This trend doesn’t appear to be slowing down, putting companies in a bind when it comes to innovating on new and existing products. Instead of resting on their laurels, these companies can take a page from federal R&D labs — leading to creative ideas and business growth.
In this newsletter, we’re highlighting how small businesses can partner with DOD and VA labs to drive R&D and innovation without the need for additional infrastructure. Plus, find development opportunities featured: a new learning system, negative pressure surgical masks, and more effective water transport to manage unmanned marine vehicles. Read on for more.