Facilities and Equipment | St. Clair College

All projects will leverage St. Clair College’s existing equipment and infrastructure at our world-class facilities including the Ford Centre for Excellence in Manufacturing, Skilled Trades Regional Training Centre, and Anthony P. Toldo’s Centre for Applied Health Sciences. Projects will also include researchers with expertise that is founded in relevant programs offered at St. Clair College.

The following features a sample of the equipment that is available to support projects. For specific equipment or software needs, or for more information, please contact the Applied Research and Development staff.

3D Innovation Lab

  • Markforged Metal X (metal Additive)
  • Markforged Onyx & Mark II Printers (Plastic Additive)
  • 3D Systems Projet MJP (Plastic Additive)
  • Two wash stations for post-processing 3D printed parts
  • Hexagon PrimeScan Structured Light Scanner
  • Hexagon Romer arm with 3D scanner and probes.

Machining

  • 4, 5-axis CNC machines
  • 1, 3+2 axis Mazak CNC machine
  • Material testing equipment (e.g. Instron, microscopes, etc.)

Robotics

  • Omron Collaborative robot
  • Universal Collaborative robot
  • Clearpath Boxer automated guided vehicle
  • 12 ABB small robots (model IRB1200)
  • 6, 6-axis ABB robots (model IRC-5 M2004)
  • 2, Fanuc robots (30iA Mate and At14IB)
  • 1, ABB YUMI cobot
  • 2, Yaskawa Motoman robots

Connectivity

  • 5G ready connectivity
  • CISCO networking lab

Software

  • Computer Assisted Design (CATIA, Autodesk, Siemens NX)
  • Design Optimization (Altair, Siemens NX)
  • Computer-Aided Manufacturing (MasterCAM, Powermill)
  • Programmable Logic Controller
  • ABB RobotStudio
  • 3D Printing (Eiger, 3D sprint)
  • 3D Scanning and metrology (PC-DMIS, Geomagic)