The renovation of the former mechanical engineering machine shop was made possible by a generous gift from CB&I, a leading provider of technology and infrastructure in the energy industry.
WHAT: CB&I Advanced Prototyping and Manufacturing Laboratory ribbon-cutting ceremony
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Monday (Jan. 30)
WHERE: CB&I Advanced Prototyping and Manufacturing Laboratory, basement of the Texas Tech University Mechanical Engineering North Building, north end of engineering key
EVENT: Thanks to a $1.6 million gift from the CB&I corporation, renovations to the former mechanical engineering machine shop have been completed and will be revealed to the public at a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Texas Tech students will now be able to take advantage of the latest technologies in additive manufacturing through which they can develop a tactile and functional understanding of mechanical and theoretical principles to enhance their engineering education and experience.
Officials with Texas Tech, the Whitacre College of Engineering and CB&I will be on hand for the ceremony.
CONTACT: Jim Kennedy, director of marketing and communications, Whitacre College of Engineering, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-0893 or firstname.lastname@example.org