As the premier technical service provider and training facility for industry in the Southeast, the state-of-the-art Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) provides engineering/CAD/CAM, rapid prototyping, and 3D/virtual reality services as well as leading edge manufacturing workforce development and business process training.
The facility is composed of pre-fabricated structural steel and exterior skin of ACM metal panels, brick and glass curtain wall, and a “floating” standing seam metal roof. It features an 18,000 SF advanced manufacturing arena, thirteen technical training labs, six computer training labs, eleven classrooms, an 800+ seat auditorium and flexible common areas which will provide space for vendor trade shows and technology demonstrations/seminars.
Also featured are fiber optic, networking and computer hardware training labs, four breakout session rooms, an executive briefing center and the campus data center. The key focus of the AMC is to provide training via simulation facilities that will link engineering to manufacturing technology as well as training and application of the latest computer technologies.