RCBI Staffer Named to National 3D Printing Group

August 28, 2014

HUNTINGTON — Lucinda Curry, the director of workforce and recruiting development at the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI), has been selected to join a national committee formulating education and use of 3D Printing technology.

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Business Finance Workshop Scheduled in Logan

June 11, 2014

HUNTINGTON — Obtaining the financing to start a new business or expand an existing one is the focus of a workshop scheduled June 26 at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College.

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RCBI Offers Introduction to 3D Printing

August 6, 2014                                                                             

HUNTINGTON — A class about Additive Manufacturing (AM) — also known as 3D Printing — will explore how the revolutionary technology can provide new business opportunities. The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) will deliver the “Introduction to Additive Manufacturing” class on Aug. 14 at the RCBI Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center, 1050 Fourth Ave., Huntington.

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RCBI Earns National Recognition

August 6, 2014

HUNTINGTON – The nation’s manufacturers have endorsed the career skills programs offered by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing. The Manufacturing Institute named RCBI to the prestigious “M-List,” which recognizes organizations that teach specific industry-validated manufacturing skills.

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RCBI Joins National Group to Promote Manufacturing Careers

July 31, 2014

HUNTINGTON — The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) has joined a national effort aimed at informing students, parents and educators about opportunities in manufacturing.

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Workshop Focuses on 3D Design Software with 3D Printing Technology

June 4, 2014

HUNTINGTON A one-day workshop in June will prepare K-12 teachers to incorporate innovative Additive Manufacturing technology, better known as 3D Printing, in their classroom lessons by focusing on proper use of SolidWorks 3D Software.

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RCBI Offers 3D Printing Camps for Kids

May 30, 2014

HUNTINGTON   Children and teenagers will turn their innovative ideas into reality at 3D Printing camps hosted this summer by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) in collaborations with Marshall University and a national education foundation.

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RCBI Graduates Earn National Certifications

May 16, 2014

More than 30 students have earned national certification as 2014 graduates of the Machinist Technology/CNC Program and the Welding Technology Program at the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing.

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RCBI Client Captures Top Innovation Award

May 16, 2014

Hard work and a spirit of ingenuity have paid off for green technology leader NG Innovations of Cross Lanes. The company has been named the first ever Shale Gas Innovation Contest winner from West Virginia.

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RCBI Announces New Public/Private Partnership in Advanced Manufacturing and 3D Metal Printing

May 9, 2014

A special partnership in Advanced Manufacturing and 3D Printing Technology is bringing a leading-edge 3D Metal Printer to the RCBI Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center located on the Marshall University South Charleston campus.

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