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Technology Center Opens New Welding, Advanced Manufacturing Facility

Article by K.S. McNutt for The Oklahoman

Francis Tuttle Technology Center is opening a new $6.5 million facility to train workers for some of the most in-demand jobs in Oklahoma and nationwide. The 27,225-square-foot Industrial Technology center — the third building on Francis Tuttle’s south campus, 7301 W Reno Ave. — will train students for jobs in structural welding and advanced manufacturing.

Students will learn to operate a variety of equipment and how to keep everything working, said Tim Perdue, campus director.

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