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Resources for student design and manufacturing

The Engineering Student Machine Shop (ESMS) located in E5, is the Engineering Faculty’s primary student machine shop and supports course projects, student design teams, entrepreneurship, and graduate students.  The ESMS provides access to a variety machine tools for metal and wood based projects.  The Shop is supervised by qualified machinist instructors who are available for training on equipment and any technical questions.

Specialty services include laser cutting, 3D printing, and electronics fabrication. 

A fully staffed machine shop with CNC capabilities is available in Engineering 3 for more complex projects where users are unable to complete the manufacturing themselves.