RCBI Adds Design Engineer

Ronald T. Cabacar

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

Cabacar has more than nine years of experience in manufacturing industry. He worked at Mc Sweeny’s Inc. as Engineering supervisor for more than four years and worked at Omron Philippines under Social Business Group as a Manufacturing Engineer and Tooling department manager for five years. He has also worked in other industries, including construction, ship building and transportation.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of the East, Philippines, and a Master’s degree in Business Education from Strayer University in Alexandria, Va. He has a Six Sigma Green belt Certification from Commonwealth University Center of Corporate Education.

“These are exciting times at RCBI as we break new ground in Addititive and Composite Manufacturing, and other innovative technologies,” said Charlotte Weber, RCBI director and CEO. “We anticipate that Ron Cabacar’s background in mechanical manufacturing, product development and quality initiatives will complement RCBI’s current mechanical and production engineering activities and be a real asset to us in our efforts.”

Cabacar is a member of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) and a senior member of the Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers.