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New fiber laser takes cutting power to the next level

New fiber laser takes cutting power to the next level

Ensuring access to the latest technology is a hallmark of what the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) does. With more than $22 million – and growing – in leading-edge equipment, MAMC provides entrepreneurs and manufacturers unparalleled access to...

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Learn to harness the power of 3D printers and lasers

Learn to harness the power of 3D printers and lasers

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) is launching a series of low-cost Saturday workshops to inspire more making locally and demonstrate the versatility of the technology available in its community makerspace. First up is 3D Printing Essentials on...

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MAMC makerspace extends hours

MAMC makerspace extends hours

To better accommodate the public and encourage more creativity and making, the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center’s (MAMC) Maker Vault, the university’s community makerspace, is expanding hours of operation. Beginning Feb. 5, the Vault’s array of tools and...

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Barrel maker infuses ancient art with high-tech

Barrel maker infuses ancient art with high-tech

MAMC lends hand with workforce needs The first thing visitors notice on entering West Virginia Great Barrel Company in Caldwell is the aroma. The sweet smell of freshly hewn wood mingles with the smoky scent of toasting and charring white oak to waft throughout the...

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MAMC honors machining, welding achievements

MAMC honors machining, welding achievements

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) recognized students in its career skills programs during a Dec. 7 ceremony in Huntington. MAMC partners with Mountwest Community & Technical College to offer its nationally recognized programs in Machinist...

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Makerspace now offers more laser power

Makerspace now offers more laser power

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) has supersized the laser cutting and etching capabilities of its community makerspace with the addition of a larger, more powerful and faster laser. The Boss LS1630 laser boosts cutting power from 45 watts to 105...

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Industry professionals join MAMC workforce team

Industry professionals join MAMC workforce team

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) has added two instructors to its expanding career skills training programs. Layden Mantle of Huntington has joined MAMC as advanced manufacturing industrial instructor. He is helping curriculum for the new SMART...

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MAMC recognized for putting people to work

MAMC recognized for putting people to work

For its expansive workforce development initiatives, the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center has been honored with the Putting People to Work Award, one of the Power of Performance Awards presented during the annual Small Communities, Big Solutions Conference in...

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