CATI partnering with M.A.D.E.


Computer Aided Technology, has offices in over 20 locations, covering about 1/3 of the United States. With multiple offices, this gives CATI employees the responsibility, opportunity and privilege to serve the communities that we work and live in.

The St. Louis CATI team is proud to partner with M.A.D.E., a community of Makers, Artist, Designers and Entrepreneurs. CATI, with their Stratasys 3D Printers, will aid the MADE mission to cultivate local creativity, foster curiosity, and support diversity in creative practice. The MADE community, with all levels of experience ranging from experts to novice users, believes that creation is a way of life and we are each driven by a basic need to shape the world around us.

The MADE maker space of 32,000 sq. ft. offers a plethora of equipment available for: 3D printing, featuring Stratasys FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) printers; laser CNC cutting and etching; CNC waterjet cutting; a complete woodworking shop with saws, lathes, routers, etc.; metals machine shop incorporating manual and CNC mills or lathes; sheet metal tools including a bending brake, shearer, etc.; welding (TIG & MIG); electronics utilizing oscilloscopes, generators and logic analyzer; finishing department providing sandblasting, powder coating and spray paint booth; plastics manufacturing with vacuum thermoforming, injection molding, plastic bender and welder; textile equipment taking advantage of silk screening, sewing, serger, quilting machines and other manufacturing equipment too numerous to mention.

CATI personnel will be engaged in teaching classes on 3D printing and other manufacturing processes as well as helping entrepreneurs with the creation and development of their projects. For more information on joining us at the MADE maker space please visit

Mark Abshire
Sr. Application Engineer, Additive Manufacturing
Computer Aided Technology, LLC