Minneapolis machine shop NTM Inc. was named a partner in the KOMET SERVICE network and will provide localized tool regrinding and refurbishment services for tools from KOMET and other toolmakers, as well as sell standard and special KOMET solid-carbide tools.
"We are very excited to sign NTM as a KOMET SERVICE partner," said Tom Whennen, manager of KOMET SERVICE for North America. "Adding NTM to our network not only brings the Minneapolis metro area a local source for tool refurbishment and regrinding and the manufacture of new special tools, it also reflects our commitment to expanding KOMET SERVICE across North America."
"Our team at NTM is truly excited to have joined the KOMET SERVICE network," said NTM President and CEO Pat Mullins. "We are all eager to get the ball rolling."
Since its inception, the KOMET SERVICE program has experienced continued growth. "We began this program in North America in 2010. Now, with NTM, we have six partners, with more set to join by year's end," said Whennen. "This program benefits KOMET, our partners and our customers."
As part of its commitment to accuracy and quality, NTM has been in the process of obtaining ISO 9001 certification, with an anticipated certification date of December 2014. This qualification will assure NTM's customers that its tools are precise enough for use in sensitive industries such as medical and aerospace. KOMET of America offers its partners the training, support, and technology needed to produce or regrind tools to the highest standards possible, according to the company fifa 15 coins.
NTM and KOMET of America will celebrate the addition with a grand opening ceremony on June 12 at NTM's Minneapolis facility, where guests will be treated to a cocktail reception, live demonstrations and tours of the NTM shop. A family company, NTM remains committed to its community, and will support the Mercy and Unity Hospitals Foundation during its grand opening ceremony.
KOMET of America is based in Schaumburg, Ill.