Taylor gift benefits MSU's Bagley College of Engineering

Pictured from left to right, Jason Keith, Bagley College of Engineering dean; Matt Hillyer, director of engineering for the Taylor Group who also is an MSU mechanical engineering department advisory board member; Lex Taylor, chairman and CEO of the Taylor Group, Inc.; Pedro Mago, professor and head of mechanical engineering; and MSU President Mark E. Keenum. (Photo by Megan Bean)

Posted on 2018-09-04 22:00:00

Starkville, MS (Sept 5, 2018)

A significant gift from The Taylor Group of Companies, based in Louisville, will assist with training the next generation of mechanical engineers at Mississippi State University.

Specifically, the Taylor gift provides state-of-the-art equipment and endows additional enhancements to the facility over time. The laboratory supports the required senior-level solid mechanics course as part of the mechanical engineering curriculum and will also support other mechanical engineering program courses. Part of MSU's James Worth Bagley College of Engineering, the mechanical engineering program is the college's largest academic program, boasting more than 1,000 students, with more than 250 classified as seniors who will spend significant time in the Taylor Solid Mechanics Laboratory. The lab also will allow mechanical engineering undergraduates to gain hands-on experience with modern material-testing techniques.

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Louisville, MS (July 27, 2020)

Press Release

Taylor Machine Works, Inc. is pleased to announce the XH-650L and the XH-700L Lift Trucks. For over 90 years, the Taylor name has become synonymous with purpose-built machines specifically designed to meet the needs of our customers. "These two new models retain full rated capacity when equipped with side-shift carriage and paired with standard spec forks. Combined with the new all steel Taylor DREAM cab, these two heavy capacity liL trucks offer uncompromised durability" said Hal Nowell, Director of Sales.

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