Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center

Following Governor Mill’s executive order to close public places, the IMRC Center is closed and will remain so until further notice.
We will post University updates as they become available. Stay safe and healthy!

UNIVERSITY RESEARCH GUIDELINES: https://umaine.edu/coronavirus/frequently-asked-questions/research-and-graduate/ June 1, 2020

UNIVERSITY COVID-19 INFORMATION AND UPDATES: UMaine/UMM-specific COVID-19 information and updates June 1, 2020

UNIVERSITY PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY: Information and updates regarding Coronavirus April 29, 2020

For additional assistance, call 207.581.2681 or email umaine.alerts@maine.edu

 

 

 

Welcome to the Innovative Media, Research and Commercialization Center's iLab Service Request Portal

This portal is for requesting IMRC services, training, equipment and room reservations.
To request reservation of IMRC equipment resources - click the "Schedule Equipment" tab located above this window
To request IMRC services, specialized training, or to request a room reservation - click the "Request Services" tab located above this window

Overview of IMRC Center Services

In addition to general support, specialized training and workshops, the IMRC provides a full range of specialty services for individuals, groups and businesses.
The services are provided on a fee basis. Service fees vary depending of the nature and length of the service, work or event.

IMRC Center services include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Material cutting / shaping with the laser or CNC equipment
  • Digital output and printing
  • One-on-one instruction
  • Audio recording and post production
  • Video editing and post production
  • Product testing
  • Performances and presentation technical support
  • Exhibitions and trade shows
  • Targeted workshops
  • Events and Presentations in the Adaptive Performance and Production Environment (APPE) space

For more information, please visit https://imrccenter.umaine.edu/ or contact imrc@maine.edu

How IMRC request forms are processed

Your service, training, scheduling or reservation request will be evaluated by IMRC personnel and you will receive a confirmation email through this portal containing a cost estimate. Once you review and approve the estimate, the reservation will be booked in the iLab resource schedule by IMRC administration.

Additional information on IMRC mission, guidelines, policy and procedure can be found at imrccenter.umaine.edu. If you have any questions or would like assistance with this process, please email imrc@maine.edu.

Mailing Address and Hours of Operation

MAILING ADDRESS
5785 Stewart Commons Room 101
Orono, ME 04469-5785

HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday - Friday
10:00AM - 7:00PM

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
IMRC Center Office
Service Information Contact
 

 
imrc@maine.edu
 
101 Stewart Commons
 
Drew Hooke
IMRC Operations Manager
 
207-200-5770
 
drew.hooke@maine.edu
 
101 Stewart Commons
 
Deanna Rice
Administrative Coordinator of CORE
 
207-581-8867
 
deanna.jordan@maine.edu
 
101 Stewart Commons
 
Sean Taylor
IMRC Project Manager, Fabrication Technician
 
207-581-4660
 
sean.taylor@maine.edu
 
111 Stewart Commons
 
Megan Tardif
SR Financial Manager of CORE
 
207-581-1225
 
megan.tardif@maine.edu
 
153 Barrows Hall - ESRB
 
Christopher Boynton
Director of the Office of Research Administration ORA, Int. Director of CORE, Int. Associate Director of IMRC
 
207-581-1472
 
christopher.boynton@maine.edu
 

 
Ali Abedi
Director of the Center for Undergraduate Research CUGR, Int. Director of IMRC
 

 
ali.abedi@maine.edu
 

 

Available Equipment and Resources

2D Printing (2)
3D Printing (5)
3D Scanning (1)
CNC Machines (2)
Electronics (1)
Fabrication Shop (1)
Kits for Equipment Room (5)
Laminating (1)
Laser Cutting (2)
Rooms (1)
Textiles (1)
Vinyl Cutters / Printers (2)

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