ATAP Program for Ohio Manufacturers


Need to cut production costs? Want to explore opportunities in additive that can help you more efficiently manufacture your products?

The ATAP program can help!

To accelerate the growth of Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) and Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies for tooling, the Ohio Third Frontier is funding resources to assist manufacturers in successfully integrating emerging advancements in AM and DDM tooling.
Led by the Youngstown Business Incubator (YBI), your company can get assistance from the Advanced Tooling Acceleration Program (ATAP) in a number of areas, including:

  • Reverse Engineering
  • Identification of Cost Reduction opportunities
  • Print Services for tooling
  • Solid Modeling and Design
  • Post Processing
  • Material Properties Education and Selection
  • Process Modeling and Simulation
  • Solution Optimization
  • And more!

Additive manufacturing can help you:

  • Reduce the time it takes to get your product to market
  • Save money by reducing pre-production tooling costs
  • Streamline production by making operations more efficient

Manufacturers that should apply include:

  • Tool and die shops
  • Plastic injection molders
  • Metal fabricators
  • Mold makers

Interested in finding out more about how the ATAP program can benefit your company?
Get connected by calling Stephanie Gaffney at!