Machine Shop


The Machine Shop in the Mechanical Engineering Building aids researchers, students, and other groups both on and off-campus in completing project builds. This service involves support along every step of a project, including:

  • Scope definition and initial manufacturability consultations
  • Time and cost estimates
  • Design services, including full model and drawing packages
  • Manufacturing of custom parts and equipment, including the outsourcing, incorporation, and commissioning of parts from outside companies
  • Assembly services
  • Repairs or adjustments to existing parts and equipment

We also offer training on select equipment, for those who wish to complete some work themselves.

Our available equipment includes:
  • Milling Machines: CNC and Manual
  • Lathes: CNC and Manual
  • EDM Machines: Wire and Sinker
  • 3D Printing Services: FDM and Photo-Polymer
  • Waterjet Cutters
  • Laser Cutters
  • Welders: AC/DC TIG, MIG, Arc, Torch Welding, Brazing
  • Surface / Cylindrical Grinding and Honing
  • Drill Presses
  • Bandsaws
  • Panel and Table Saws
  • Cutting Shears and Bending Equipment
  • Woodworking Equipment

Training is available on:

  • Select laser cutters, drill presses, saws, shears, and bending equipment.