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Machining Precision Parts Becomes More Efficient When Using Latest Technology to Get the Job Done!

For more than three decades, we’ve been machining precision parts and components at Astro Machine Works. In addition, we’ve also built custom machinery and equipment for our customers. Whatever type of project we’re working on, our customers (who come to … Continue reading

Astro Machine Adds New 5-Axis Machining Capacity

Astro Machine Works, located in Ephrata, Pa., adds an additional 5-axis CNC Machining Center to keep up with increasing demand for our machining services. The INTEGREX i-400 advanced Multi-Tasking machine from Mazak delivers maximum versatility, high precision and throughput for … Continue reading

Press Release: Astro Machine adds new 5-Axis Machining Capacity

Astro Machine Works, located in Ephrata, Pa., adds an additional 5-axis CNC Machining Center to keep up with increasing demand for our machining services. The INTEGREX i-400 advanced Multi-Tasking machine from Mazak delivers maximum versatility, high precision and throughput for … Continue reading

Smarter Decisions, Bigger Expansions

Being successful in business means being smart in business. It’s about making great products and great decisions; a recipe for companies to compete and stay ahead. At Astro Machine Works, we live by this philosophy. Our own progress with high … Continue reading

14th Annual DOE Small Business Forum & Expo is the Place to be in June!

Did you know that the Department of Energy is the largest civilian contracting agency within the Federal government? Most small business owners do know and understand how useful this DOE event is for business education and networking. Bringing together representatives … Continue reading

Astro Machine Works will be Exhibiting at SAMPE Baltimore 2015

The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE®) hosts the only conference and exhibition dedicated exclusively to advanced materials and processing. This show brings together professionals from science, academia, engineers, and industry for educational technical forums, panel … Continue reading

We Are Hiring!

Panel Builder/Electrician in our Assembly Department. This full-time position requires the ability to wire electrical panels and related items per customer schematics as well as the ability to do all types of electrical work including new machines, sub assemblies and … Continue reading

Why Buying Goods Made in the U.S. Makes Good Business Sense

Manufacturing has been a hot topic lately. The economic crisis in our country, in Europe, and in China has focused attention on finding ways to reduce expenses for all industries. In manufacturing, scrutiny of the supply chain and manufacturing locations … Continue reading

Timing Matters

In life, timing does matter. How many times have you thought that you were at the right (or wrong) place at the right (or wrong!) time? We’ve all felt like that and there are times when you have no control … Continue reading

What has Shale Gas Done for American Manufacturing?

A lot. We’ve seen the impact on lower manufacturing costs and increased employment but a new report from Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) finds the positive benefits of the “shale effect” may be greater than anyone realized. Because of the increases in … Continue reading