Fall 2013 Field Trips


PKG 101 class

  • On September 27, the PKG 101 class toured Olympus Surgical Technologies America,  where the students were introduced to medical-device packaging.  The company, a member of the CBU Healthcare Packaging Consortium, is under the “Medical” group of Olympus. (Other groups include “Cameras and Audio,” “Life Science,” and “Industrial.”)

Chemical Engineering Projects class

  • On November 19,  the Chemical Engineering Projects class toured the glycerine recovery section of the PMC Biogenix plant in Memphis.  Our hosts were CBU ChE alums Mike Haskins (BSChE 1993) and Thomas Zavodny (BSChE 1979).