Absolute Machine Tools Wins Third Consecutive PMPA Award

Absolute Machine Tools has won the PMPA Technical Member Participation Award for the third year running, recognizing the company’s dedication to leadership in conferences and PMPA itself.


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Absolute Machine Tools Inc. received the 2020 Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA) Technical Member Participation award, its third win in the last three years, in recognition of its contributions and service to the PMPA. Just six of the association’s 170 Technical Member companies received the award this year.

Technical Members of PMPA supply the machinery, tools, materials and other items manufacturers of precision products use. The award recognizes suppliers who share their expertise and latest developments at national technical conferences, exhibit at the association’s Precision Machining Technology show, speak at chapter and national meetings and serve as PMPA leaders. In announcing award winners, PMPA spokespeople said “Absolute Machine Tools values its membership in the PMPA and is committed to growing and educating fellow PMPA members and the manufacturing industry in the United States.”

The company sells and supports a comprehensive selection of machine tools of particular interest to PMPA’s precision part-making membership, such as Nexturn Swiss-type lathes, Lico multi-slide CNC screw machines and twin spindle multi-slide mill-turn centers.

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