The Dept. of Defense supply chain relies on US defense contractors, with over 1,300 located within the QC region, to lead the way in technology and innovation. If one piece of the DoD supply chain fails, the entire collaborative system struggles to meet demand and the defense sector becomes weakened. Diversification of products as well as the client base, both military and civil, can prevent this from happening.
The Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub is here to help defense contractors and those businesses that provide them goods and services in the sub-tier supply chain network diversify and become more resilient to cyclical spending by the DoD.
Find out more here.