Capabilities

Capabilities

Battery Manufacturing Facility

With increasing demand for low-cost batteries, the establishment of a domestic supply chain is a top priority. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is giving US manufacturers a boost by operating the country’s largest open-access battery manufacturing research and development center. The Department of Energy's Battery Manufacturing Facility (BMF) provides scientists the ability to analyze every...

Carbon Fiber Technology Facility

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is home to the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Carbon Fiber Technology Facility (CFTF)—a 42,000 sq. ft. innovative technology facility. The CFTF offers a highly flexible, highly instrumented carbon fiber line for demonstrating advanced technology scalability and producing market-development volumes of prototypical carbon fibers, and serves as the last step before...

National Transportation Research Center

 (hi-res image) Located a few miles down the road from Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), the National Transportation Research Center (NTRC) leads in the development and delivery...

Manufacturing Demonstration Facility

The Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is DOE’s first such facility established to provide affordable and convenient access to R&D expertise, facilities, and tools to facilitate rapid adoption of advanced manufacturing technologies to enhance the competitiveness of the U.S. workforce.  Oak Ridge National Laboratory is able to meet this expectation by...

Building Technologies Research and Integration Center

The Building Technologies Research & Integration Center (BTRIC) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is the premier US research facility devoted to the development of technologies that improve the energy efficiency and environmental compatibility of residential and commercial buildings. BTRIC’s mission is to identify, develop, and deploy energy-efficient building system technologies by forming...