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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Aerospace Industry

Tuscaloosa Community Leaders to Visit International Air Show in England

Several of Tuscaloosa’s elected and business leaders plan to attend the Farnborough International Air Show in England in order boost Alabama’s aerospace industry, creating new jobs and new opportunities. The party will include Smiths Machine CEO Tim Smith,  Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge Hardy McCollum, Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, as well as Gov. Robert Bentley.

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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 and Ellison Technologies Team Up For Zeiss LuncheoN Learn

On May 1st, 2014, Smiths Machine will be hosting a Zeiss LuncheoN Learn for Ellison Technologies. Join us from 10:45am to 3:00pm for a great opportunity to learn more about the upcoming technology with Zeiss.

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Smiths Machine at Showcase for Commerce

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 […]

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Smiths Machine Group Active During DMG/MORI SEIKI Innovation Days

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 […]

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Smiths Machine Advances Programing Capabilities

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.

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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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