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.
Smiths Machine was honored to be asked to give a customer testimonial for Carl Zeiss Industrial Metrology.
A group of students from the Shelton State Machine Tool program recently had the opportunity to experience the inner workings of a state-of-the-art milling and turning department and tooling operation, when they visited Smiths Machine. The students, who are learning their trade at Shelton State Community College, were given an extensive tour of the high-tech […]
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.
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 […]
Mike Bruce, Sales Manager and Isaac Wood, Process Engineer, recently represented Smiths Machine at the 24th Annual Showcase for Commerce in Johnstown, PA.
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.
Representatives from Smiths Machine gained valuable insights into the current state of the defense industry recently when they attended and exhibited at the 23rd Annual Showcase for Commerce in Johnstown, PA. The show, with more than 150 exhibitors and over 2,000 attendees, is known for providing unique access to defense industry key decision makers. “This Showcase […]
A group from Smiths Machine held meetings with colleagues from their major machine provider, DMG/MORI SEIKI, during the high-tech manufacturer’s Innovation Days earlier this month. CCO Tim Smith, Engineering Manager Gerhard Hetzler, and CNC Specialist Jason Nichols held one-on-one meetings and took part in demonstrations of emerging technologies in turning and milling, ultra-high speed precision […]
Smiths Machine recently purchased multiple seats of Siemens NX 8.5. After multiple demonstrations at the 2012 IMTS show, the Engineering team at Smiths Machine decided that NX was the right fit for the company’s needs.