Train engineers-of-tomorrow in energy-saving practices and assist manufacturers with energy conservation, waste reduction, and productivity increases.


Student/faculty teams make assessment visits to selected manufacturers in Alabama and provide each with a detailed report of recommendations. Students are deeply involved in plant assessments and energy/productivity issues.

About the IAC Program

The Industrial Assessment Centers are sponsored by the Department of Energy's Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy division. There are 24 of these centers nationwide and these are administered through the Field Manager's Office at Rutgers University. The National IAC Information Page maintains an extensive database of all IAC activities.