Agreement for Commercializing Technology (ACT)Private companies, universities, non-profit agencies, and other non-federal entities seeking technology solutions or research and development partnerships have a number of mechanisms available for engaging ORNL in partnerships. These mechanisms are embodied in various types of partnering agreements that permit non-federal entities access to technologies, unique facilities, and cutting-edge expertise resident at ORNL.
Different partnership agreements exist based on specific needs of the non-federal partner. The agreements are listed below. Access detailed information by clicking on the agreement type.