Industry Partners and Links

Visit the following websites for more of your machine tool needs.

Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT) is a nonprofit corporation that provides services and resources to entrepreneurs and businesses and, through collaboration with industry, academia, and government, helps companies innovate and compete, thereby strengthening our nation in the global market.
TechSolve Smart Machine Platform Initiative Smart Machine Platform Initiative (SMPI):  TechSolve's partnerships in support of the "smart" machine effort focuses on addressing intelligent machining processes, measurement, and control challenges from a system science-based perspective. Working towards a "First Part Correct" philosophy will enhance the technology and competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers.
NCDMM National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining:  The mission of NCDMM is to deliver optimized manufacturing solutions that enhance the quality, affordability, maintainability, and rapid deployment of existing and yet-to-be developed defense systems. The organization collaborates with government, industrial, and academic organizations to promote the implementation of best practices to key stakeholders through the development and delivery of disciplined training, advanced technologies, and methodologies.
Kennametal Knowledge Center Kennametal Knowledge Center:  Founded in 1998, Kennametal Knowledge Center operates under the principle that metalworking is a science and not an art. Using a non-commercial delivery to teach and discuss engineering principles and facts, the program focuses on providing participants with the knowledge they need now and into the future. New course offerings and geographical expansion will continue to make the Knowledge Center the global provider of choice for manufacturing related, product and brand independent, technical education.
Trident, Haas Factory Outlet Trident Machine Tools:  Trident is a full service distributor for Haas Automation, Inc., the largest machine tool builder in the United States. Haas Automation manufactures a full line of CNC vertical and horizontal machining centers, mini mills, super mini mills, CNC lathes, rotary tables and 5C indexers as well as toolroom products with the Toolroom Mill and Toolroom Lathe line. Haas machine tools and rotary products are built to deliver high accuracy, repeatability and durability.
National Institute of Standards and Technology National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST):  Founded in 1901, NIST is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Commerce Department's Technology Administration. NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.
Renishaw Renishaw:  The demands of modern industry to meet ever tighter tolerances, and the requirements of international quality standards, mean that the performance of manufacturing machinery has never been more important. Renishaw’s measurement systems assess, monitor and improve machine performance. These systems combine the best available mechanical, electronic and optical technologies for easy use, flexibility and portability.
Mahr Federal Inc. Mahr Federal Inc.:  The Mahr Group is the world’s third largest manufacturer of a complete range of production dimensional measuring technology. Mahr’s innovative measuring instruments pave the way for further technical and scientific development. Mahr offers an extensive range of products and solutions for measurement tasks.
IBS Logo IBS Precision Engineering:  IBS Precision Engineering is an innovator in high-grade precision engineering. The company specializes in the development of custom-engineered measurement and positioning solutions, machine tool calibration / inspection systems, non-contact precision sensors and air bearings. IBS offers measurement solutions that guarantee maximum accuracy, offer more efficiency and increase your productivity.
Lion Precision Lion Precision:  Lion Precision has manufactured precision, non-contact sensing and measurement solutions since 1958. When precision matters, Lion Precision sensing solutions deliver high-performance and reliability.
Innovative Machine Solutions Innovative Machine Solutions (IMS): is a highly-motivated precision engineering group that offers an array of core competencies in mechanical and electrical engineering, metrology, and machine tool maintenance and repair. IMS works with hi-tech companies, research laboratories, universities, government agencies, and manufacturing facilities throughout north America to develop nano-precision motion control platforms, land and space based telescopes, optics, assembly machines, machine tools, and so much more.
DTS Diamond Technical Services (DTS): is an independent calibration and service supplier for a variety of industries. They offer a wide spectrum of metrology services to meet your particular requirements – at your site or in our state-of-the-art laboratory. They are an ISO 17025:2005 accredited organization, providing NIST traceable calibration. To learn how they can provide value and streamline your calibration process, please contact them at 508-887-8874 or visit them at