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Mechanical Shop



University of Utah
Department of Chemistry
Henry Eyring Building
315 South, 1400 East, 1527 S HEB
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0850

Main Services

  • Device and research instrument fabrication from plans/drawings
  • Consult to improve experimental designs for performance and ease of fabrication
  • General machining and precision work
  • Handle most machinable materials
  • TIG Welding and Wire Feed Welding
  • Silver soldering (High and Low Temperature)
  • Repair some instruments/equipment on a time available basis
  • Vacuum pump repair and leak detection on a time available basis.

Main Equipment

  • CNC and manual lathes and milling machines
  • Horizontal and vertical band saws
  • Wire feed and TIG welding machines
  • Helium leak detector

Shop Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Shop Rate

$53.00 per hour


Tom Gudmundson
Dusty Layton


Last Updated: 6/3/21