RCBI infuses syrup making with innovation

RCBI infuses syrup making with innovation

Making maple syrup used to be fairly common in West Virginia, something a great many farmers produced to help them make sweetener to use throughout the year. Then, as more people began buying sugar and other syrups at the store, the practice faded. Today, technology...
EDM technology delivers extreme precision

EDM technology delivers extreme precision

Electricity and water never mix, right? Actually, in certain manufacturing settings, the two diametrically opposed forces converge to create the perfect environment for cutting and shaping complex metal components. The EDM – Electrical Discharge Machining – technology...
RCBI donates drones, robots to promote STEM education

RCBI donates drones, robots to promote STEM education

The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) has awarded robot and drone kits to student groups across West Virginia and southeastern Ohio to increase the number of youths – particularly girls – engaged in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities. More than...