Biological and Agricultural Engineering

BAE Shop

We provide the following services to our department, the College of Engineering and the University:

  • Teaching/Instructional Support
  • Assistance for Student Projects
  • Engineering Design Support
  • Research Support
  • Machining, Welding, and other Fabrication
  • Electrical Equipment Repair and Support

The BAE Shop is located in 1329 Bainer Hall and is set up primarily as a manufacturing machine and fabrication shop. This facility includes computerized machine tools, complete welding capabilities, and wood and plastics equipment. Faculty, staff, and departmental students who have completed the safety/general machine tool training may use the BAE Shop. To have development, machining and fabrication services performed by BAE Shop staff, you must complete a service request providing a DaFIS account number and an authorized signature.

The rates for the shop, effective November 1, 2016 are:

Shop Staff Hourly Rate $     83.00
Student Hourly Rate $     21.00
Shop Use $     19.00

To obtain a quote for a project or service, or to find out more about our capabilities, contact the BAE Shop. If you are prepared to submit a work request, please review the Service Request and Instructions documents available just below the follow contact information.

530-752-2737 or visit us in 1329 Bainer Hall.

Service Request PDF

Service Request Instructions

Policy & Procedures

General Shop Safety

Tig Welding Tips

Fabrication Procedure Tips

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