RCBI, Marshall to Host FIRST LEGO League Tournament

November 10, 2014

HUNTINGTON — The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) and Marshall University will host challengers from across the state during the FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier Saturday, Nov. 15 in downtown Huntington. 

RCBI to Host LEGO Challenge in Huntington

Nov. 5, 2014

HUNTINGTON — The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) will host teams of 9- to 14-year-old challengers from across the state during the FIRST LEGO League Regional Qualifier Nov. 15 in downtown Huntington.

New Machining Technology at RCBI Charleston

January 23, 2013

CHARLESTON -- In a continuing effort to provide ready access to the latest manufacturing technology, RCBI has installed a new advanced machining capability at the RCBI Charleston Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center.

RCBI Adds Design Engineer

January 23, 2013

Ronald T. Cabacar has joined the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) as a Design Engineer.

Creating New Jobs Is Aim of Enhanced RCBI Network

December 3, 2012

With a goal of assisting West Virginia manufacturers and entrepreneurs in creating new jobs, the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) has been awarded state funds to enhance its 21ST Century Manufacturing Network.

RCBI Joining in Manufacturing Day

October 1, 2012

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) is joining a countrywide coalition of industry organizations that has designated October 5, 2012, as National Manufacturing Day.

RCBI Part of Nation's First Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute Federal Grant Will Foster in

August 16, 2012

HUNTINGTON, W.VA. – West Virginia’s Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) is a partner in a major federal investment that will establish the nation’s first Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute under the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI). The new initiative, which will receive $30 million in federal funds, is designed to

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RCBI Machinist Technology Program Grads Recognized during Ceremony in Huntington

July 31, 2012

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) recognized members of the RCBI Machinist Technology Program in Huntington during a reception Tuesday, July 31.

RCBI, Partners Launching $1.3 Million Jobs Initiative

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) is one of five partners launching a $1.3 million effort to create new jobs in southern West Virginia.

NASA Funds RCBI Composites Project

May 30, 2012

NASA has awarded the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) a grant to help fund a $20,000 Composites Technology Outreach Project. The goal of the project is to increase public awareness, especially among young people, of this important new sector of technology.