RCBI Celebrates Manufacturing Day

Oct. 3, 2016

CHARLESTON — In celebration of national Manufacturing Day on Oct. 7, the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCB) is opening its doors for tours and demonstrations.

Tours of the RCBI Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center located in South Charleston are available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will highlight the importance of manufacturing to the economy and feature advanced manufacturing, including 3D printing. This is the fifth year RCBI has participated in the annual event that is designed to raise the public’s awareness about the important role the manufacturing industry plays in our economy, expand understanding of today’s manufacturing and enhance perceptions about rewarding industrial careers.

RCBI is at 100 Angus E. Peyton Drive on the South Charleston campus of Marshall University.

Tours are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Lucinda Curry at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 304.720.7742.