School of Engineering Industry Collaborators

Experiential education is a priority in the Padnos College of Engineering & Computing. Students in the School of Engineering frequently co-op at or complete projects sponsored by the following industry collaborators. We are grateful for their ongoing support of our programs and students.


ADAC Automotive

Active Inspection

Adient

Arconic

Almond Products

Alpha Tran

Altron Automation

Altus

Amway

Amphenol Borisch Technologies

Applied Medical Device Institute (aMDI)

Array of Engineers

ArtiFlex

Aspen Surgical Products 

Attwood

Autocam Medical

Automatic Spring

Avanzar Interior Technologies

AvaSure

Axis

Baker Perkins

BCN Technical Services, Inc. 

Belcan

Bennet Pump Company

Benteler

Best Metal Products

BISSELL Homecare, Inc. 

BorgWarner

Bosch Corporation

Brose

BuhlerPrince

C2AE

Carter Manufacturing

Cascade Die Casting Group

Cascade Engineering

Challenge Manufacturing

Charter House Innovations

Cognex Corporation

Commercial Manufacturing and Assembly

Commercial Tool Group

Consolidated Resource Imaging

Consumers Energy

Conveyor Concepts

Corium International, Inc.

Corvac Composites

CQL Incorporated 

Criterion Manufacturing Solutions

Crowe Horwath

Dart Container Corporation

Dematic

Depatie Fluid Power Components

DeWys Manufacturing

Dicastal

Dimplex Thermal Solutions

DISHER

Dominion Systems

DornerWorks

DTE Energy

E3 Compliance, LLC

Eaton Corporation

EBW Electronics

Eidex

Electro-Matic Ventures

Emerald Corporation

eMotion Controls

Engine Power Components

Envirotronics

Erdman Machine

ESG Automotive Inc. 

Evoqua Water Technologies

Exelon Corporation

Extol, Inc. 

Federal Mogul

Feyen-Zylstra Inc.

Fisen Corporation

Fleetwood Group, Inc.

Flex-N-Gate (Ventra Ionia)

Flexfab

Flexco

Fogg Filler

Fishbeck, Thompson, Car, and Huber

Garrison Dental Solutions

GE Aviation

General Motors Corporation

Genesis Seating

Gentex Corporation

Genzink Steel

GHSP

Gill Industries

Global Technologies

GNS America

GP Reeves

Grand Rapids Foam Technologies

Hadley Products

Harbor Industries

Hard & Cooley

Hastings Manufacturing

Haven Innovation

Haworth

Helix Steel

Herman Miller

Highlight Industries

Holland Board of Public Works

HS Die & Engineering

Huffman Automation

Hutchinson

Hydro-Chem Systems

ID Engineering and Automated Systems

Imperial Metal Products

Industrial Service Technology (ITS)

Innotec

INRAD

Integrated Circuit Systems

Integrated Packaging Machinery

Intrepid Control Systems

Irwin Seating Company

ITW Drawform

izzy+

Jedco

JR Automation

Johnson Boiler Company

K-Line Industries

Kenona Industries

Koops, Inc. 

L-3 Communications (Avionics)

L-3 Communications (Combat Propulsion Systems)

Lacks Enterprises

Landscape Forms

Laser Access

Leedy Mfg. 

LG Chem

Light Corporation

Louis Padnos Iron & Metal

Magna Engineered Glass

Magna Mirrors (Kentwood)

Mahle

Master Finish

Metal Flow Corporation

Metal Technologies - Ravenna

Ductile Iron

MFP Automation Engineering

Michigan Foam Products

Michigan Software Labs

Miller Industries

Mission Design & Automation

Modis Engineering

Motion Mechanics

Motus 

NN, Inc

NASA

National Bulk Equipment

Nestle Waters

Nissan

Nucraft

ODL

Oliver-Tolas

OMT-Veyhl

Parasol Medical, LLC

Performance Software

Perception Engineering

Perrigo

Peter Basso Associates

Phase 1 

Plasan Carbon Composites

Plascore

Platinum Edge Solutions

Pliant Plastics

Precision Aerospace

Pridgeon and Clay

Progressive AE

Progressive Surface

Proos Manufacturing

PSG Dover

Quad Plus

R.A. Miller Industries

RAM Electronics

Ranir

Rapid Engineering

Rivian Automotive

RoMan Manufacturing

Rose Medical

Roskam Baking Company

Royal Technologies

SAF Holland

Schap Specialty Machine

Shape Corporation

Sigma Technologies

SoundOff Signal

Spectrum Industries

Star Crane & Hoist

Steelcase

Structural Concepts

Styker

Summit Polymers, Inc.

Sun-Med

Surge Cardiovascular

Temper, Inc.

Tennant

tesa tape

TGW Systems

ThermalTechn Engineering

Thermotron

TI Automotive

Tooling Systems Group

Total Plastics, Intl

Tower Pinkster

Trane

Trans-Matic

Trelleborg Vibracoustic

Tubelite

TUV SUD

Twisthink

Ultimate Hydroforming

Uniform Color Company

U.S. Engineering Corp.

Viant Medical

viastore systems 

Viking Products

W Soule Company

Walters Gardens

West Pharmaceutical

Westshore Design

Woodward

Wynwright

X-Rite, Inc

X by 2

ZF North America

Engineering students work with a mill

A student and professor work together in a lab classroom

President Mantella visits the Innovation Design Center and talks with students