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Smiths Machine Acquired By ARCH Global Precision

ARCH Global Precision, a Strength Capital Partners platform company that is focused on precision machined components and precision cutting tools has acquired Smiths Machine LLC, located in Cottondale, Alabama. Smiths Machine is a manufacturer of precision machined components for a diverse set of industries, including aerospace, defense, energy, locomotive and many others.

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Smiths Machine in Manufacturing News October 2014

Smiths Machine was pleased to be featured in the October 2014 issue of Manufacturing News, in an article that highlights our innovative approach to business and engineering – one that has allowed us to grow in an economy where many businesses have struggled.

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CEO Tim Smith Joins Area Leaders in Supporting Tuscaloosa County Industrial Development

Smiths Machine CEO Tim Smith joined area leaders, including University of Alabama System Chancellor Dr. Robert Whitt and Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc. CEO Jason Hoff, in providing strong testimonials for business location in the County. Mr. Smith’s testimonial: “Tuscaloosa County is the ideal location for Smiths Machine.  Being a technology driven manufacturer of precision components […]

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Mike Bruce and Isaac Wood Represent Smiths Machine at Showcase for Commerce

Mike Bruce, Sales Manager and Isaac Wood, Process Engineer, recently represented Smiths Machine at the 24th Annual Showcase for Commerce in Johnstown, PA.

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Smiths Machine Prepares for the Future with Training and Development

Smiths Machine has always put an emphasis on training and development. Now they are taking it to a new level. Recently, Smiths Machine partnered with DMG Mori Academy to utilize their state-of-the-art online training system.

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Smiths Machine Presents at IMTS

Smiths Machine was proud to be a presenter at Siemens Industry Inc. booth E-5010 at IMTS 2012. The theme for Siemens at the 2012 show was “Productivity in Motion.” Siemens introduced new solutions and services for machine tool manufacturers and end users – including turnkey applications for job shops and specialty parts manufacturing.

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Smiths Machine goes to IMTS in Chicago

In our never-ending quest to keep Smiths Machine ahead of the technology curve, our team traveled to the 2012 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago. Chief Commercial Officer, Tim Smith, along with the Engineering team used this opportunity to evaluate different products, software and processes.

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Smiths Machine and Best Practices

When Smiths Machine Vice President Tim Smith made a presentation at the DMG / Mori Seiki USA Innovation Days event, it was clear to everyone in the standing-room only audience that he is excited about sharing the “Smiths Machine Philosophy.”

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Alabama’s NBC13 Visits Smiths Machine

Tuscaloosa based Smiths Machine is one of the fastest growing companies in the world. Alabama’s NBC13 goes inside the company that is growing jobs and equipping our men and women in uniform.

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GE Aviation Symposium Held in Tuscaloosa

On September 29, GE Aviation held a Business Supplier Symposium at the Bryant Conference Center. The symposium’s purpose was to let businesses know how to become parts suppliers to GE Aviation, which makes jet engines and other aircraft components.Tim Smith was one of roughly 80 business representatives present and he feels there is great potential […]

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