Materials and Methods Shop

Material and Methods Shop .

The School of Architecture and Planning's Materials and Methods Shop is one of the largest machine and assembly shops in the country for architecure programs.

The Materials and Methods Shop, a complete machine and assembly shop and one of the finest in any U.S. architecture school, contains 7,000 square feet of high-bay space and equipment ranging from planers to plasma cutters. Located in Parker Hall, the shop is available for school-wide projects and independent work throughout the academic year and is open days, evenings and weekends.


Contact Information

Location: Parker 2
716 829 3510
: Lindsay Romano


  • Band saws
  • Table saws
  • Wood lathe
  • Metal saws
  • Panel saw
  • Torch set
  • CNC Plasma cutter
  • Milling machine
  • Hossfeld cold bending machine
  • Vacuum forming machine
  • Planer
  • Joiner
  • Sanders
  • Mortising machine
  • Drill presses
  • Mig welder
  • Spot welder
  • Metal lathe
  • Bridge port mill
  • Metal brake
  • Sheet metal shear
  • Scroll saws
  • Concrete tools