The SEAS Engineering Machine Shop supports experimental
research, student clubs and course requirements. Highly
skilled staff provide technical support for faculty, staff
The machine shop offers:
Design assistance, repairs, fabrication and assembly of
laboratory components, equipment and machinery using a wide range
of materials, including steel, stainless steel, aluminum, plastics
Full complement of modern precision tooling and machinery,
including CNC (Computer Numerical Controlled) machining.
Supervised student workshop, that following a safety
orientation, allows hands-on access to machines and equipment for
undergraduate and graduate engineering students involved in
designing and fabrication of research equipment and class projects.
It is also available to Engineering Club members that are involved
in designing and fabrication of competitive intercollegiate
Andrew Whittaker, a professor in the Department of Civil,
Structural and Environmental Engineering and director of MCEER, was
recently elected a Fellow of the American Society of Civil
Engineers and ASCE's Structural Engineering Institute.
Teng Wu, assistant professor in the Department of Civil,
Structural and Environmental Engineering, received the Alfred Noble
prize, which recognizes a technical paper of exceptional merit
whose first author is younger than 35.