Saturday, November 17, 2018

Company Profile

Company Profile: Bourn & Koch, Inc.

Even though Bourn & Koch was established nearly three decades ago, it could be said that its roots actually stretch back more than 100...

Company Profile: Midwest Gear

It's a simple economic fact: A large company locates in a particular area, operates for a number of years, and dozens of smaller companies...

Company Profile: Standard Steel Specialty Co.

At the age of 79, most people--if they're still around at all--have adopted a fairly sedentary lifestyle. They've retired to the fairways and their...

Company Profile: St. Louis Gear Co., Inc.

The world was at war, and as men swelled the ranks of the U.S. military fighting overseas, many women stepped in to fill the...

Company Profile: Dragon Precision Tools Co., LTD.

Nearly three decades ago, in 1976, a man by the name of Yong Bae, Chun decided to start a company of his own. He...

Company Profile: Perry Technology Corp.

It was the early 1940s, and the war was raging overseas. Back on the homefront, hundreds of thousands of scientists, researchers, and engineers were...

Company Profile: Kapp Technologies, Inc.

According to Thomas J. Lang--vice president and general manager of Kapp Technologies, in Boulder, Colorado--the company known worldwide for its gear-grinding machines and tools...

Company Profile: Nachi Machining Technology

Years ago, as the story is told--and long before Nachi-Fujikoshi purchased the 76 year-old National Broach & Machine Co.--a certain gear worker began...

Company Profile: Arrow Gear Company

At a point in time when the truth is hard to find, and "spin" is applied to nearly everything, it's refreshing to talk to...

Company Profile: Modern Gearing

When Matt Lane tells the story of how he came to be owner of Modern Gearing, his voice takes on a certain incredulous tone......

Company Profile: mG miniGears

In 1976, Vincenzo de' Stefani was presented with an interesting opportunity. Founder and owner of a company in Padova, Italy, that manufactured large...

Company Profile: New England Gear

Growing up, Jeff Barnes spent his days neck-deep in machinery. He and his father were into racing--circle tracks, with modified cars--and after working on...

Company Profile: R.P. Machine Enterprises, Inc.

If Rich Piselli were to write a book on running a successful business, it would probably be titled Trust, with chapters such as "Keep...

Company Profile: Fairfield Manufacturing, Inc.

When David E. Ross and his associates incorporated Fairfield Manufacturing Company as an offshoot of their existing company in November of 1919, what...

Company Profile: Mitsubishi Gear Technology Center

On the showroom floor of the Mitsubishi Gear Technology Center in Wixom, Michigan, is what could be seen as the very embodiment of its...

Company Profile: Lawler Gear Corp.

It was 1952 when a small-town blacksmith by the name of Calvin Lawler was drafted into the Korean War effort. He had just completed...

Company Profile: C-B Gear & Machine, Inc.

According to Jack Nowlin, his father was known for his strong work ethic. It's what led C.B. Nowlin to found his own company,...

Company Profile: Havlik International Machinery

The entrepreneurial spirit runs deep in the Havlik family--generations deep, in fact, according to John Havlik, Jr. "My great-great grandfather was a blacksmith, and...

Company Profile: Carnes-Miller Gear

When Dan Tweed, Jr., left the Army in 1988 to join his father at the helm of Carnes-Miller Gear, he found a company that...
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