Welcome To The NW Center of Excellence For Marine Manufacturing & Technology
The Northwest Center of Excellence for Marine Manufacturing & Technology is located at Skagit Valley College, Anacortes Marine Technology Center.
Supporting a statewide alliance of private industry, education, economic and workforce development professionals, the Centers’ mission is to increase the competitiveness of the boat and ship building, repair and refit industries of Washington state. Serving as the hub for innovation and education, the Center helps to highlight and share best practices related to industry trends and emerging technologies fostering economic vitality through leadership and collaboration with state, national and international partners.
The Center is dedicated to building a world-renowned marine industry through training and curriculum that can be shared throughout the community and technical college system, the development of a highly skilled workforce, and continually improving processes and practices through outreach and collaboration.