Be innovative. Remain competitive.

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Cutting & Fabricating

Access the latest cutting and fabricating machinery for everything from modeling and prototyping to end-use products.

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Product Development

Reduce your time to market, risk, and capital costs by bringing your small-batch manufacturing needs to our Prototype Lab.

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Employee Training

Enroll your employees in training programs and certifications that were designed to meet your talent needs.

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This is your R&D center.

combine access to the latest tools and equipment with strategic business mentoring

If you’re a small to mid-sized manufacturing company, you probably have limited internal expertise and capital for investing in new technologies. The Campana Center takes the risk out of innovation by giving you access to the latest additive and advanced manufacturing tools and equipment, and the business mentors who can help you design and implement the right growth strategy around your new products.

Water Jet Cutter

Commercial grade tools available to you

We’ve invested in the latest additive and advanced manufacturing tools so you don’t have to. Whether you need 3D printing, rapid prototyping, programmable logic, water jet cutting, robotic welding, small batch manufacturing, or a mix of it all, we have the tools and equipment you need, at minimal cost to you.

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Business mentoring to guide company growth

With access to on-campus business growth services, from mentoring to help filing patents, we can connect you to the resources you need as you grow your business. These are the services that make the Campana Center more than a makerspace.

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Hands-on support to remain competitive

We understand the drastic changes that local manufacturers have endured — and the support they need to transition into the digital age. R.W. Beckett Corp. is an example. After manufacturing oil burners since 1937 using very mechanical, nuts-and-bolts construction assembly, Beckett developed smarter electronic controls for its burners. Our Fab Lab was part of that process.

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Let us show you around. Then let's see what we can make together.

LCCC Campana Center

1005 N Abbe Rd Elyria, OH 44035
(440) 366-7866

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