MIT to set up Super Fab Lab in Vizag

Andhra Pradesh State allots two acres of land at Rushikonda in city to world famous institute MIT to set up Super Fab Lab. The land has been allotted with a promise that the world famous institute will launch work and generate employment opportunities to locals,” IT Minister Palle Raghunatha Reddy said after a review meeting on Sunday. Fab Labs are set up as part of outreach component of MIT’s Centre for Bits and Atoms (CBA) – an extension of its research into digital fabrication and computation. It is a technical prototype platform to encourage innovation and invention among budding entrepreneurs. The lab is a workshop offering a wide array of digital fabrication. It will have several computer controlled tools to cover any length to do everything.