Expert Fabrication

Our Machine Shop performs precision machining, welding, sheet-metal work, assembly, and repair service, as well as produces specialized mechanical equipment and component fabrication for scientists and engineers in the development and operations of field program activities. We utilize the most advanced computer-aided machining software in concert with up-to-date computer-controlled machine tools to produce unique components and systems that are a hallmark of EOL's and NCAR's prowess in the atmospheric sciences. We can create a range of components from heavy parts for radar pedestals to tapered aircraft inlets to light-weight precise optical mountings for aircraft or satellite instruments.

Tools & Skills include:

  • Precision machining
  • Welding
  • Sheet-metal work
  • Assembly and repair
  • Computer aided machining software (CAD/CAM)
  • Computer controlled machine tools (CNC)