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Partners and Sponsors

Mechanical Engineering Capstone Design

Industry Partner Program for Senior Student Design

 
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Partners / Sponsors

UNH welcomes new and past sponsors for the Capstone Senior Design Project. If you would like to submit a new project, please complete the form on the left hand side and email it to iorabi@newhaven.edu

Benefits to Participating Companies

  • A fresh look at a problem or issue
  • Specific recommendations for product designs and production operations
  • A chance to address an issue sitting on the “back burner”
  • Access to student and faculty expertise in leading-edge technologies
  • A possible recruitment tool for new engineering hires
  • A window to the many resources of the University of Illinois
  • Working with some of the best engineering students in the country; our ME program is rated 4th in the nation

Impact of Project Results on Company

  • New product introduction enabling company to leap-frog competitors
  • Switch redesign eliminates the use of mercury and associated environmental implications
  • Company reduces assembly costs on major product resulting in savings of $250,000/year
  • Improved product design led to winning major sales contract against foreign competition
  • Improvements in quality program help company gain ISO Certification