Mazak Corporation has appointed Steve Mackay to the position of service manager at Mazak Corporation Canada in Cambridge, Ontario. Mackay has an extensive background in the machine tool industry, with responsibilities at previous positions encompassing service, installation, and project management. “Steve brings over 20 years of experience and service expertise that is invaluable,” says Ray Buxton, general manager at Mazak Canada and Technology Center. “His considerable knowledge of the industry and experience in machine installation and repair make him a key asset to our team.”
Mackay’s responsibilities include overseeing machine installations, all warranty and non-warranty machine repair, and managing Mazak Canada service personnel and contractors. “Mazak is a true leader in our industry, and I’m very proud to be part of the team,” he says. “Everyone wants to be the best at what they do, and working with the best is a good way to make that happen.”
Mazak Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacture of productivity-improving machine tool solutions. Committed to being a partner to customers with innovative technology, its world-class facility in Florence, Kentucky, recently initiated a $9 million manufacturing expansion. The facility’s “Production on Demand” manufacturing concept uses the latest in machine tool technologies as part of its lean strategy. Continuous training and development of the workforce has created a “lean” culture, which has created opportunities for continuing growth in America. Mazak maintains eight technology centers across North America to provide local hands-on applications, service, and sales support to its customers. For more information visit [www.mazakusa.com].