The McKelvey School of Engineering Student Machine Shops are facility's that provide students the training and opportunity to learn and practice hands-on manufacturing techniques in a safe and supervised environment. Students that have completed the MEMS 1001 class, and safety testing, are approved to work in the shop during supervised times. We also offer instructional support to students, faculty and staff from the School of Engineering, as they work on class projects, research, and student club team design competitions. The Urbauer shop is equipped with Drill Presses, Band Saws, Pedestal Grinder, Mig and Tig Welders, Sheet Metal Equipment, Manual Mills and Lathes, CNC Mills and Lathe.
The Juble shop is equipped with 3 Axis CNC Vertical Machining Centers, 4 Axis CNC Vertical Machining Center, Bed Mill, CNC Lathe, Tool Room Lathe, Pedestal Grinder, and a Band Saw. Both shops have a CAD/CAM program to aid the students in machining complexed parts.