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Thiel--Gerard R. (Industrial Technology Faculty)

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1 Another dimension comes to UNI
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.1
10/18/2013 UNI owns the biggest 3-D printer in Iowa. The printer cost $1.5 million to purchase. The printer's primary use will be to create molds for the Metal Casting Center, but the art department may be using it for sculptures as well; photo.
2 UNI program works to reduce pollution in foundry industry.
Public Relations News Release 2010:150, p.1
11/18/2010 The foundry industry often uses sand binders as molds for metal casting despite the harmful emissions produced. UNI's Center for Advanced Bio-based Binders has been working to develop innovative binders made from renewable agricultural feedstocks.
3 UNI's Metal Casting Center to host workshops for Boy Scouts
Public Relations News Release 2009:231, p.1
1/20/2010 More than 50 Boy Schouth will attend a workshop at the Center to earn the metalwork merit badge with a founder option. The center is offering its facilities to the scouts at no charge and materials are being donated.
4 UNI awarded federal grant for Center for Advanced Bio-based Binders
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
6/21/2006 Grants for one million dollars will help develop bio-based binders in the UNI foundry.

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