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Engineering & Research Building

under construction at the Statesboro Campus, scheduled to open Fall 2020


With a strong focus on manufacturing engineering, the Engineering & Research facility will provide collaborative spaces for interdisciplinary research projects. Faculty & students will work on groundbreaking research to support existing industries and attract new companies to the region by

  • inspiring resources for engineering faculty with technical expertise
  • expanding access to hand-on labs to track project progress
  • creating opportunities for innovation on customized projects with practical applications
  • exploring applied research projects designed to support the manufacturing infrastructure in Georgia
  • supporting Georgia’s manufacturing and industrial infrastructure

Labs for Research, Learning & Production

  • High-bay for Large Scale projects
  • Industrial Instrumentation & Controls Lab
  • Instrumentation & Controls Lab
  • Joining & Welding Lab
  • Materials Characterization Lab
  • Nano Materials & Manufacturing Lab
  • Traditional, CNC Machining & Finishing Labs
  • Renewable Energy Roof Deck lab – Solar, Wind, Weather

Find out more about this facility, the construction phases, and opportunities to partner
Contact Reinhold Gerbsch, 
Director of Industrial Relations 
RGerbsch@GeorgiaSouthern.edu or 912-478-5474


Last updated: 7/3/2019