Each RCBI Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center has its own focus to meet the needs of manufacturers in the region. The RCBI Bridgeport Center primarily serves the aerospace, transportation, composites, government, and oil and gas markets.
The Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center in Bridgeport is home to the Composites Technology & Training Center, a project of RCBI and NASA. In addition, the Center offers the Design Works lab where innovators, entrepreneurs and others can turn their ideas into reality through additive manufacturing, better known as 3D Printing. Members of RCBI’s experienced and knowledgeable staff provide expertise to help manufacturers use the equipment and technology offered by RCBI.
Capable of disintegrating up to 1.25” taps
Okuma Crown Lathe
Working Envelope – 20” Between Centers and 16” Swing
10” Chuck – 12 Tool Capacity
Cincinnati Hawk Turning Center
Working Envelope – 40” between centers and 26 3/4” swing
12” Chuck – 12 Tool Capacity
Directions to RCBI Bridgeport
2400 E. Benedum Industrial Dr.
Bridgeport, WV 26330
- Take Interstate 79 to Exit 124/Jerry Dove Drive
- At the light, turn onto I-279, heading east. Go 2.31 miles until I-279 dead-ends at U.S. 50.
- At the stop sign, turn right onto U.S. 50. Travel about 1 mile. At the top of the hill, turn right onto Benedum Industrial Midway Park Road.
- At the “Y,” go right. RCBI is the second building, next to the Robert C. Byrd Aerospace Center.