A ribbon-cutting will take place for a new welding lab on the South Central College campus today. The ceremony to open the Jones Metal Welding Lab will be held from nine a.m. until nine-45 but will not be open to the public. College officials say the lab was funded through a one hundred thousand dollar donation from Jones Metal through the Paige Jones Richards Fund of the Mankato Area Foundation and donations of 20-thousand dollars each from G-S Manufacturing, Industrial Fabrication Services, Jarraff Industries, Plumbers Local 34 JATC, and Pipefitters Local 455 JATC and Truck Bodies Equipment International.