Okuma America Corp. in Charlotte, North Carolina, has announced that PDQ Workholding & Tooling has joined the Partners in Thinc network.
Located in Indiana, PDQ designs and manufactures custom cutting tools and hydraulically-actuated machining center fixtures for machine shops all over the world. From PDQ’s 60,000-square-foot facility, the company services customers throughout the world. Collaboration is at the core of their business as they involve clients in each step of the design process. Their team's experience, creativity and access to a large inventory of tool blanks enables them to craft solutions for its clients' unique needs.
Wade Anderson, manager of Okuma’s Partners in THINC network program shared about the new partnership, “At Okuma, we partner with best-in-class companies to provide holistic machining solutions to our customers. PDQ workholding and tooling systems provide complex solutions for part processing and the service and support our customers expect from Okuma and our partner network.”
Partners in THINC is a collaborative network of 40+ companies that service the metal-cutting and manufacturing industries. The partners come together to solve problems and explore new productivity ideas for real-world manufacturers.
“PDQ is proud to be included with the other industry leaders in the Partners in THINC network. We look forward to collaborating and continuing to produce the best results for our customers,” said Jerry Busche, president of PDQ.
For more information on the Partners in THINC network, visit www.okuma.com/partners-in-thinc.
For more information on PDQ Workholding & Toolsholding, visit www.pdqwh.com.
Related Glossary Terms
- machining center
CNC machine tool capable of drilling, reaming, tapping, milling and boring. Normally comes with an automatic toolchanger. See automatic toolchanger.