Amerikam-Ferris Project 2013
Posted on April 10, 2013
Partners in Technology and Education
It's almost time again for our annual Amerikam-Ferris Project, and preparations are underway! This project has been ongoing for over 30 years and has become a model for collaborative programs between education and business.
The students design processes, tooling, and equipment, and present their work to Amerikam engineers for a theoretical set-up and production run. Representatives from throughout the company teach the students about their roles and share their experiences in the industry.
"The Amerikam-Ferris project gives students a glimpse into the precision machining industry and ultimately leads to a stronger, job-ready workforce," says Stephanie Leonardos. "We believe it is essential to do our part in that effort."
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