New Dimensions focus and commitment to quality now includes a ZOLLER digital tool measuring and inspection machine. New Dimensions measures tools to two-thousandths of a millimeter — quickly, simply, accurately and guaranteed! Accuracy means less waste, less CNC machine down time and the best quality products in the market.
In today’s demanding environment, this shop proves how automation has never had so much potential to transform a business.
Today, customers do less annual forecasting. They reduce inventory in favor of just-in-time (JIT) delivery. They do not combine shipments and they want all of their parts in small batches. This makes the need for quick turnaround urgent, with continued pressure to keep pricing low. In this environment, automation has never had so much potential to transform a business: it puts shops in the driver’s seat to lower their costs, increase throughput and improve quality as market conditions continue to change. New Dimensions Precision Machining, Inc. (Union, LI) knows that flexibility is the key to handling this sort of environment, and they’ve discovered how to efficiently meet these demands by moving toward a fully automated production operation. Read More!
May 18th, 2016 – Competitive Production Magazine Vol 13.1
“Automation has never had so much potential to transform a business. It puts companies in the driver’s seat to lower costs, increase throughput and improve quality as market conditions continue to change.
Today, customers do less annual forecasting, they reduce inventory in favor of just-in-time (JIT) delivery, and they do not combine shipments. Customers want parts in small batches, the need for quick turnaround is urgent and there is continued pressure to keep pricing low.” read more…
Mar 23, 2016 – Makino TV YouTube
Martin and Brian Halwix of New Dimensions discuss how the company transitioned into automated production with Makino flexible manufacturing systems. Using three MMC2 pallet handling systems with six horizontal machining centers tied to each, the company has been able to keep part costs low regardless of batch size, and doubled its production volume per employee for improved profitability.
“Union, Illinois firm leverages in-plant training to motivate employees and increase performance levels”
Passion, commitment, and extra effort. These are the words that describe employee engagement. Engagement is that illusive force that motivates employees to higher levels of performance. It is the commitment to the organization, a passion for job ownership, and the extra effort to change the way of doing business. Passion, commitment, and that extra effort is exactly what Union, IL-based New Dimensions Precision Machining is pursuing. read more…
July, 2000 – Chris Koepfer Excerpted from Modern Machine Shop: “Almost every shop has a metalcutting saw. However, many of these shops may be missing a throughput reduction opportunity by under-utilizing this cut-off step in the manufacturing process. Here’s how one shop integrates precision sawing in its part production flow.”read more…