RCBI awards drone technology to 20 West Virginia schools

RCBI awards drone technology to 20 West Virginia schools

In phase two of its first-of-its-kind program, the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University will award drone kits and related technology to 20 schools across West Virginia to spur innovation among agricultural educators and students. RCBI also will...
RCBI transforms ideas into innovations

RCBI transforms ideas into innovations

Every day, mechanical engineers and industrial technicians working collaboratively with clients of the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University assist in tackling complex manufacturing challenges. With 700 years of combined industrial experience, the...
Inventors to gather in South Charleston

Inventors to gather in South Charleston

Inventors from across the Mountain State will gather this spring in South Charleston for an inaugural meeting of the minds. The West Virginia Inventors Society (WVIS) will launch April 21 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the West Virginia Regional Technology Park. The...
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...