Engineering Services Fabrication Center

Transform Your Concepts into Reality

The ESFC is a dedicated campus machine shop that offers the design
and fabrication of unique mechanical devices and complete systems
to meet a broad range of research requirements.


Welcome to CWRU’s Engineering Services Fabrication Center (ESFC)! Your one-stop shop for all fabrication requirements.

The ESFC is part of the Technical Support Services for the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Case School of Engineering.

  • Provides guidance to make manufacturing process smooth and efficient
  • Assist you from design inception to fabrication 

Our knowledgeable staff are available to assist faculty, staff, students, researchers and personnel associated with Case Western Reserve University.

The staff of the ESFC takes pride in providing the design and fabrication expertise necessary in transforming your concepts into reality. The staff can help develop an original design or assist in the modification of an existing laboratory device. The services of the ESFC are available to faculty, staff, students, and individuals throughout the Case community.