Transition of technologies to the fleet and acquisition are top priorities. ONR emphasizes transition centric programs and methodologies under the Office of Transition including efforts covering manufacturing methods used to build naval warfare systems, programs that stimulate advantageous government-industry partnerships, and an investment portfolio focusing on requirements pull by the fleet and acquisition.
The Office of Technology effectively manages the Future Naval Capabilities (FNC) portfolio and facilitates technology transition to the fleet, force and acquisition communities.
The Office of Technology accomplishes its mission through a comprehensive portfolio of programs:
The Office of Technology's Manufacturing Technology (ManTech) had a presence at the 2013 Defense Manufacturing Conference, "How Can Manufacturing Innovation Improve Affordability," Dec. 2-5, 2013 in Kissimmee, Fla.