Fabrication & Machining

The MultiMedia Services Machine Shop is a full service R&D facility with professional, experienced staff providing engineering, design, fabrication and prototyping assistance for all of Rensselaer's manufacturing needs. We support the full spectrum of Institute and departmental initiatives and projects and welcome external customer projects as well.

We work with Standard and Exotic Materials and State of the Art Equipment


  • Internal Research: $27.00 an hour
    (Any work to be charged to an RPI research account number.)
  • Outside Work: $40.00 an hour
    (Any work done for a non-RPI individual or school.)



For more information and quotes please fill out our on-line Request Form or contact:

Jim Schatz
Machine Shop Supervisor
Jonsson-Rowland Science Center
SC BW 10
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 110 8th Street Troy, NY 12180

Phone: 518-276-6241
Fax: 518-276-2443

Email: schatj@rpi.edu