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The Michoud Assembly Facility serves as NASA's only large scale manufacturing center. Boasting 832 acres in total, with 42 acres of manufacturing facility under one roof, 350 acres of green space, and a suite of site services and manufacturing capabilities. Michoud is home to NASA programs as well as commercial tenants and stands ready to accept for commercial business alongside our space programs. The Louisiana Center for Manufacturing Sciences (LCMS) is a membership consortium comprising industry and non-profits and works to improve manufacturing processes across the Defense industrial and technology base. An LCMS-led Southeast-region team is one of three finalists competing for the national Lightweight and Modern Metals Manufacturing Innovation Institute under the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation.