Mazak Certifies Another Company for its VIP Technology Program

Mazak Corporation recently named Kurt Manufacturing Company, Industrial Products Division, a provider of workholding solutions, to its exclusive Value Inspired Partner (VIP) technology program that brings total manufacturing solutions to Mazak customers.   

Mazak Corporation recently named Kurt Manufacturing Company, Industrial Products Division, a provider of workholding solutions, to its exclusive Value Inspired Partner (VIP) technology program that brings total manufacturing solutions to Mazak customers.   

As a certified VIP, Kurt will collaborate with Mazak on R&D and integration efforts to create more innovative products and turnkey processes for the U.S. manufacturing market. The two companies will also work together to create training programs and seminars on workholding-related topics for presentation at Mazak technology and education events across the country, including the DISCOVER 2013 event that will take place Oct. 8 – 16 at Mazak Corporation headquarters in Florence, Ky.

“For more than 50 years, Kurt has been dedicated to providing the ultimate in high-productivity, high-precision workholding as well as shown a strong commitment to customer satisfaction through continuous improvement,” says Brian Papke, president of Mazak Corporation. “Mazak shares this same dedication when it comes to the manufacture and support of its machine tools. Because there are so many parallels in the way our two companies do business, I look forward to using this VIP partnership as a springboard for setting new machine tool and workholding standards for quality, repeatability and accuracy.”