Tech Expo at RCBI Charleston | Press Release

July 8, 2009

Thirty-five vendors from across West Virginia and the region will showcase the latest in technology during a Machining & Technology Expo on Tuesday, July 14, hosted by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) in Charleston.

Machinist Instructor Joins RCBI Rocket Center Staff

July 6, 2009

Veteran machinist Donald A. Norris has joined the staff of the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Manufacturing Technology, RCBI Director and CEO Charlotte Weber announced.

Wayne Countian Ashley Jackson Joins RCBI Training Staff

June 29, 2009

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) has added Ashley T. Jackson to its staff at the Huntington Advanced Technology Center as a technical trainer.

RCBI Offers Introductory AutoCAD Course in Beckley

April 6, 2009

A three-week course, “Introduction to AutoCAD,” is being presented in Beckley by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Manufacturing (RCBI), beginning Tuesday, April 7, and running through Thursday, April 23.

Innovation is the Name of the Game in Today’s Manufacturing

April 1, 2009

Reports of the death of American manufacturing are greatly exaggerated.

RCBI Names Mike Gray Employee of the Month

April 1, 2009

Mike L. Gray, marketing sales representative and technical trainer for the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI), has been designated RCBI Employee of the Month for March.

Sheila Harmon Is Named RCBI Employee of the Month

March 11, 2009

Sheila Harmon of Proctorville, Ohio, has been selected as Employee of the Month for February at the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing, RCBI Director and CEO Charlotte Weber announced.

Academic Credit Approved for CNC Machining Course at RCBI

March 4, 2009

Participants in a computerized machining course offered by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) are now eligible for academic credit from the Marshall Community & Technical College.

Spears Is Selected for RCBI Recognition

February 17, 2009

Martin Spears of Huntington has been named January Employee of the Month at the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing, RCBI Director and CEO Charlotte Weber announced.

CNC Operator Classes Scheduled across the State

January 7, 2009

The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) is offering a computer-controlled machining course for the manufacturing industry that focuses on introducing workers to computer-controlled machine setup, tooling, operations and programming. Computer-Numerical-Controlled (CNC) Operator classes begin January 20 at 6 p.m. in Huntington, Charleston and Bridgeport.