During the past six years, Merrill Tool & Machine has enjoyed a very mutually beneficial supplier-client relationship with one of the world’s leading manufacturers of extremely large computer numerical control machine tools, both vertical and horizontal.
The accuracy and large size capacity of equipment, the attention to detail and technical skill-sets offered by Merrill Tool in its 120,000 square foot facility made it the premier contributor for relieving the internal constraints and bottlenecks of the machine tool builder in getting critical components precisely machined and manufactured in a timely manner.
Merrill Tool & Machine’s expertise with processing large fabrications and machining has allowed its client to focus on their core business of assembly and testing machine tools. The net gain for the client has been improved throughput, along with record sales and shipments in the years following development of the relationship. The net gain for Merrill Tool & Machine has been the opportunity to finish machine the critical components that will be part of the world class machine tools that it purchases.