Machine tool builders and their suppliers are developing leading-edge technologies and producing premium equipment in Taiwan with an eye toward global expansion.
Shelly Liu of Gifu Enterprise Co., Ltd., leads a tour of the company’s production facility, where a wide variety of automatic tool changers are being prepared for service.
Once assembled, all Goodway machining centers are run for 72 hours prior to being approved for shipment, with careful records kept on file.
Completed cooling systems for machine tools fill the shop floor at Habor Precise Industries Co., Ltd.
A massive vertical lathe’s control panel is programmed by a technician at the Honor Seiki assembly plant in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.
Technicians swarm in and out of machining centers produced at Quaser Machine Tools Inc., carefully testing components as each piece of equipment moves down the production line.
Tongtai’s employees enjoy a controlled environment, making it easier to focus on their work while at the same time keeping materials at a constant temperature, ensuring accurate measurements.
Workers at the Asia Pacific Elite Corp. (APEC) assembly plant thoroughly measure and test each machining center before it ships to the end user.
Yeong Chin Machinery Industries Co., Ltd. (YCM)—single- and double-column machining centers, horizontal machining centers, horizontal boring milling machining centers, CNC lathes, control software
Machine tool builders and their suppliers are developing leading-edge technologies and producing premium equipment in Taiwan with an eye toward global expansion. Here are some of the key players you should know about.