EMS Announcements

  • Feb27

    Using the New Laser 3D Scanner

    February 27, 2015 - 2:00pm

    Recently EMS got a FARO ScanArm scanner that is easy to use and does not have the size restrictions the previous 3D scanner did. Read about the BME graduate student who was the first to use the scanner, and find out more about this new resource, including a video demonstrating its use.

  • Feb24

    Bicycle Course Report 2

    February 24, 2015 - 1:30pm

    Read what Angelina Boulicault's 4th week of the hand-built bicycle course included.

    Read part 1 of this multi-part report here.

  • Feb10

    New Fortus 3D Printer

    February 10, 2015 - 11:45am

    new Fortus 3D printer A new Fortus 250mc 3D printer was just delivered and installed in the EMS. Along with each printer comes a quantity of material with which objects are built. Here are the boxes in which that material was shipped. boxes that had 3d printer material

  • Feb05

    Bicycle Course Report, Part 1

    February 5, 2015 - 2:30pm

    The newest EMS article is the first in a multi-part report about BME major Angelina Boulicault's progress in the hand-built bicycle course.

  • Feb02

    New FARO 3D Scanner

    February 2, 2015 - 12:15pm

    The newest scanner in the EMS, the FARO ScanArm, allows the user to scan an object by holding a laser and moving it around the object.

  • Jan30

    New Ellis Saw

    January 30, 2015 - 4:45pm

    The new Ellis saw is available for use in EMS.

  • Dec22

    Cork Chair Completed

    December 22, 2014 - 9:30am

    Read the article or see the photo gallery for photos of the completed cork chair that Alex Zeppieri, CEE major, designed and manufactured for his Environmental Design 1 course.

  • Dec15

    3D Design Final Project

    December 15, 2014 - 1:45pm

    Chantell Eichhorn is a senior BFA graphic design student (Art and Art History) who needed to get her final project for 3D design printed. She is graduating this Saturday (12/20), but had to finish projects for Monica Correia’s Problems in 3D Design II class. Though the 3D printers in the Art Studio were busy, Chantell contacted the staff of at the Engineering Machine Shop for help. She sent the files, and after some suggestions for improvement that Bill Jennings offered, the files were sent to the Fortus 3D printer, which started the printing on Friday 12/12.

  • Oct28

    EMS Student Staff

    October 28, 2014 - 3:00pm

    Read about the students who work in the Engineering Machine Shop. They have a breadth of skills and expertise.

  • Oct09

    Going to CERN - Updated

    October 9, 2014 - 10:15am

    15 October update:

    3d cases printed in EMS in use Photo sent from physics showing the cases EMS printed last week getting ready for beam [see below for explanation of how they will be used ] . James also included this comment: "Everyone is going on and on about them :)".