RCBI adds to trove of technology

RCBI adds to trove of technology

The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University keeps West Virginia manufacturers and entrepreneurs on the leading edge of technology by providing access to the latest manufacturing equipment – and the expertise to use it. This innovative edge can make all...
Students tap RCBI technology to bring innovation to life

Students tap RCBI technology to bring innovation to life

A group of senior mechanical engineering majors at Marshall University leveraged the advanced technology and expertise of the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) to transform its concept for a single-passenger vehicle into a working prototype. Marshall’s Weisberg...
RCBI welding trainer achieves certified inspector status

RCBI welding trainer achieves certified inspector status

Brad Lowe, technical trainer for the Advanced Welding Program at the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI), has earned one of the highest achievements for a welder: certified welding instructor status from the American Welding Society, the premier industry accreditor. With...
RCBI machining, welding students earn record honors

RCBI machining, welding students earn record honors

RCBI Machinist Technology/CNC and Welding Technology students – who earned a record 200 college degrees, certificates and nationally recognized industry credentials – were honored during fall graduation ceremonies earlier in December. Offered in partnership with...