RCBI contest to reward innovation

Jan. 3, 2017

HUNTINGTON -- A contest sponsored by the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) will help one lucky winner to grow a successful agricultural product with more than $10,000 in business assistance.

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Robotics team heading to national championship

Dec. 5, 2016

HUNTINGTON—The AshBots, a FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Robotics team from Huntington, will represent West Virginia in the FLL World Championship after capturing the state title Dec. 2 in Fairmont.

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Maker Vault a Finalist for National Prize

Dec. 1, 2016

HUNTINGTON — The Maker Vault, the makerspace at the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI), is a finalist in a national contest sponsored by Bernzomatic.

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RCBI Machinist Program earns national reaccreditation

Nov. 29, 2016

BRIDGEPORT — The Machinist Technology/CNC Program at the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) in Bridgeport has earned reaccreditation from the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS). The five-year recertification followed a rigorous examination that determined that the RCBI program continues to meet or exceed benchmark quality standards established by NIMS on behalf of the nation’s precision manufacturing industry.

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Shaw to lead RCBI’s new statewide business accelerator

Nov. 28, 2016

 HUNTINGTON — Business development expert Bryan Shaw of Hurricane has been named director of the new Ten50 Business Accelerator at the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI).

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RCBI Wins National Workforce Solutions Award

Oct. 5, 2016

HUNTINGTON — The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) was recognized for its innovative workforce programs that meet the needs of the manufacturing industry.

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RCBI to launch business accelerator

Nov. 22, 2016

HUNTINGTON —The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) will launch a full-service business accelerator in downtown Huntington to hasten the creation of new businesses and jobs by helping entrepreneurs overcome traditional hurdles that startups face.

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RCBI Welcomes New Staff Members for Apprenticeship Works

 

Nov. 14, 2016

HUNTINGTON — Two individuals have joined the staff of the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI), while another has accepted a new position.

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RCBI Huntington Hosts Open House for Veterans

Nov. 7, 2016

HUNTINGTON — Veterans are invited to tour the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) on Friday, Veterans Day.

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RCBI Bridgeport Hosts Open House for Veterans

Nov. 7, 2016

BRIDGEPORT — Veterans are invited to tour the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) on Friday, Veterans Day.

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