Clean Biodegradable Plastic! SYNCFAB Host MIT Tour of Mango Materials Facility at Silicon Valley Clean Water

August 18, 2016 – SYNCFAB hosted MIT Alumni for a private discussion tour with Mango Materials CEO, Molly Morse and Co-Founder, Anne Schauer-Gimenez at their Silicon Valley Clean Water based pilot production facility. Mango Materials was established in 2010 and received their first round of funding in 2011. First Peek! Side by Side PHA Organisms, … Continue reading Clean Biodegradable Plastic! SYNCFAB Host MIT Tour of Mango Materials Facility at Silicon Valley Clean Water

Manufacturing DNA! MIT Private Tour of Twist Bioscience in Biotech Bay

June 10, 2016 – SYNCFAB hosted MITCNC for a private discussion tour with Bill Peck, CTO of Twist Bioscience in San Francisco’s Mission (Biotech) Bay. Twist Bioscience leverages the power of scale in a semiconductor-based synthetic DNA manufacturing process. Key to the success of the company is a 10,000-well silicon well platform that enables highly … Continue reading Manufacturing DNA! MIT Private Tour of Twist Bioscience in Biotech Bay

MIT: Air Force 1 Boeing 747-767 Fuselage 2mm Tin Skins Factory Tour

April 28, 2016 – SYNCFAB hosted MIT CSC on a private guided tour of the 1.6 million square feet facility equipped with 2.5 miles of internal rail on a 50 acre site which delivered ALL 1,500+ fuselage shipsets for the Boeing 747 aircraft including every Air Force One. Boeing 767 and Embraer have also been … Continue reading MIT: Air Force 1 Boeing 747-767 Fuselage 2mm Tin Skins Factory Tour

Made in California Series: MIT & NFTE Greater LA Tour EnvisionTEC

Thursday July 30, 2015 – German-founded now American-owned and headquartered privately-held EnvisionTEC graciously hosted a presentation and R&D facility tour for a small group of MIT and NFTE Alumni organized by SyncFab. EnvisionTEC has around 90 patents worldwide protecting their Digital Light Processing (DLP) 3D printing technology from Texas Instruments. Their customers include Disney, Ford, … Continue reading Made in California Series: MIT & NFTE Greater LA Tour EnvisionTEC

Made in California Series: MIT CNC Giant Architectural Glass Casting Tour

Thursday July 23, 2015 – Made possible by SyncFab’s Made in California Factory Tours Initiative – the Giant Architectural Glass Casting Tour organized for the MIT Alumni Club of Northern California was a tremendous success. The tour provided visiting engineers, architects, artists, sculptors, material experts and related industry practitioners with onsite exposure to giant cast … Continue reading Made in California Series: MIT CNC Giant Architectural Glass Casting Tour