buildLab

The buildLab provides students and faculty of the College of Architecture and Design with the expertise, training and equipment necessary to experiment with materials and execute creative work.

The buildLab offers the following dedicated spaces: 2600 ft2 shop space focused on the processing and assembly of wood and plastics; analog, digital, CNC and laser cutting equipment are all available; 250 ft2 Spray Room for the safe and proper application of paints, adhesives, and stains; 630 ft2 Casting Room for the use of plaster, concrete, and hydrocal; and a hot wire cutter is available for cutting foam for formwork.

The buildLab offers training in the following areas: shop safety and etiquette; hand tools and small equipment; woodworking and plastic production tools; and digital fabrication.

buildLab Hours

October

Monday 9am-9pm
Tuesday 9am-9pm
Wednesday 9am-9pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-7pm
Saturday 3:30pm-9pm
Sunday closed

November

Monday 9am-9pm
Tuesday 9am-9pm
Wednesday 9am-9pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-7pm
Saturday 3:30pm-9pm
Nov 12th 11am-9pm
Nov 13th 3:30pm-9pm
Nov 14th 11am-9pm
Nov 15th 12:30pm-5pm
Nov 16th 11am-7pm
Nov 21st-25th closed

December

Monday 9am-9pm
Tuesday 9am-9pm
Wednesday 9am-9pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-7pm
Saturday 3:30pm-9pm
Sunday closed
We close for the year on Dec 21st

buildLab Contact Information

George Charbeneau
Manager, CoAD Shop
gcharbene@ltu.edu
+1 (248) 204-2831

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