The Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence owns over $12M worth of manufacturing equipment. The amount of capital equipment available at CDME continues to grow in an effort to have the newest, fastest, most technically advanced manufacturing systems to compliment applied research and the needs of industry. This collection of equipment is capable of performaing advanced manufacturing operations using welding, forming, joining, injection molding, pressing, die casting, materials testing, electrical engineering, and 3D printing to satisfy the translational research needs of our faculty and manufacturing needs of industry. Furthermore, the center offers services related to corrosion, mechanical behavior and design.