The Machine Shop and the Wood Shop are considered to be one intergrated shop. This combined shop offers services to Western's faculty, staff, and students and also for the different departments throughout campus. These services include:
- Design assistance
- Fabrication of new equipment
- Modifying existing equipment
- Maintenance / Repair
The Machine/Wood Shop has completed many projects around campus including:
A metal clapper for a bell created by the Art Department.
A vibration isolation system for a faculty member in the Chemistry Department.
Underwater viewing tubes for Huxley College of the Environment.