Design for Manufacturing

CEI has terminal degree level faculty and engineers with high levels of technical knowledge and industry experience in Design for Manufacturing, LEAN, Six-Sigma production, statistical process control, and related programs to assist your business with improving manufacturing efficiency.  Multiple faculty  members have over 20 years of manufacturing experience.  We can help with design modifications, tooling, material choices, production processes alternatives, and other programs to eliminate defects or improve lead times as needed.  Contact Dr. Ed Wright at CEI at CEI@wcu.edu or call 828-227-3603. 

Our Experts 

Ally Bevers

Daniel Hartness

Elise Holbrook

Joshua Russell

Martin Tanaka

Steven Kuehl

Tonya Snider

Brittany Hard

Ed Durkin

Jon Marvel

Kadence Otto

Patrick Hinkle

Todd Creasy

Vittal Anantatmula

Brooke Mathis

Edward Wright

Joshua Kelley

Leroy Kauffman

Scott Radar

Tom Rogers