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Machine Shop

The Machine Shop, located in Bourns Hall, B-Wing Room B155, specializes in design, research, development of experimental apparatus, and prototype equipment. The shop’s capabilities consist of complete design of fabrication of two- to three-dimensional surfaces, including precision tooling, structural weldments, design assistance, sheet metal and plastic structures.


The Machine Shop is nearly 4,300 square feet and broken down into four areas:

Engine and assembly area Sheet metal area Heavy machine tools Supervisor cabin

Machine Shop Major Equipment List

  • Manual Lathes
  • Various Mills
  • CNC Plasma Cutter
  • Wire EDM
  • CNC Lathe
  • Haas 3-axis CNC Mill

Machine Shop Flow Chart of Work for Customer or Student

Machine Shop Flow Chart

For initial access to the Machine Shop

All shop access is through Canvas. Please request your access by emailing from your @ucr email.

Information and instructions regarding access and training for the MEDDL/Makerspace can be obtained by emailing

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Lunch Hour Closure
Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Full-time Associate Development Engineering

Mike Delrosario

Full-Time Research & Development Engineer

Antonio Zavala

Half-time Lab Manager and Half-time Mechanician

Steve Rightnar