Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative: Private Industry, Educators, and International Partnerships

1940s Tire Factory Renovated to Eliminate Silos, Inspire Innovation

Published 11-19-2014

The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) is a multidiscipline research and academic facility, housed inside a renovated 304,000-sf tire manufacturing plant, designed to break down or inhibit silos from forming, while being friendly to commercialization, industry, workforce development, and international collaboration.

Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing

University of Virginia Foundation

Published 11-12-2014

The Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM) is a research collaboration between the University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, and manufacturing companies worldwide. The 63,000-sf state-of-the-art facility is designed for manufacturers to collaborate with faculty and students from Virginia’s top research and teaching institutions to perform advanced research in surface engineering and manufacturing systems.