Okuma America Corporation

11900 Westhall Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28278 US

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Company Profile

Okuma America Corporation is the US based affiliate of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in the development of computer numeric controls (CNC) and machining technology, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan.

Okuma Machining Centers and Lathes

Okuma horizontal machining centers are engineered to deliver the exact power and precision required to meet any requirement.

Okuma Machining Centers and Lathes

Okuma's broad range of lathes offers a variety of bore sizes, bed lengths and optional features, nearly 500 combinations in all - including live tooling and sub-spindles.

As Seen In Production Machining

Okuma and Chip Ganassi Host High School Students
Okuma and Chip Ganassi Racing gave high school students a behind–the-scenes tour of the race facility while discussing CNC machining technologies and careers.

Genos M560-V Features Large Work Envelope to Machine a Range of Parts
A highly rigid, thermally stable, double-column construction is designed to give this CNC machine the ability to withstand thermal deformation, resulting in improved machining performance.

System Insights Joins Partners in THINC
“The partnership with Okuma offers a strategic opportunity for System Insights to provide customers increased asset connectivity, an enriched data set with context about the manufacturing process, and analytics for insight, so plants can improve asset efficiency, automate process and improve profit,”

Industries

Reducing Production Times with Robotic Automation
A complete overhaul of its processes using lean principles helped this shop improve production by almost 90 percent.

Partners in THINC Welcomes Newest Member
Okuma America Corporation announces that TombStoneCity, a supplier of CNC machine tool workholding solutions, has joined Partners in Thinc.

Okuma Genos M560-VA-HC

VMC for Cutting Large, Complex Parts
Okuma’s Genos M560-VA-HC VMC combines a high column design and CAT 40 Big-Plus spindle to cut large, complex parts.

Okuma Donates CNC Machines to College
Okuma America Corporation recently donated an MC-V4020 CNC vertical machining center and an ES-L8II CNC lathe to the engineering technology programs at Central Piedmont Community College.

Okuma Donates CNC Machines to Community College
Machine tools enable students to gain valuable machining experience and the skill set needed to enter the workforce.

Energy-Efficient Machine Tool Technologies for Any Size Shop
Recognizing that advanced machine tool technology can be used as a highly effective energy-saving tactic, Okuma offers ECO Suite to reduce power consumption.

Okuma’s Multus U Series Multitasking CNC Lathes Improve Accuracy
Built with the company’s heavy-duty construction, the lathes are designed to provide a sturdy platform for long-term rigidity and accuracy.

Keeping Energy Costs Down
This white paper provides information on energy-efficient technologies.

Okuma’s Five-Axis VMC Delivers High Accuracy and Productivity
This versatile machine is available with an array of spindle options, designed to provide a configuration for almost any five-axis job.

Okuma Expands Application Engineering Team
Brad Fitzpatrick, Jeff Hampton and Lee Johnston join Okuma.

Okuma Names Caron Engineering as Partner of the Year
Caron Engineering, a partner since 2007, ranked highest in several categories in the distributor survey.

Okuma Hires New Houston Tech Center Coordinator
Ted Winkle is responsible for managing all technical center activities in addition to supporting sales and Okuma distribution partner Hartwig.

Expanding for the Future
This 2-day event showcased the expansion of Marubeni's New Jersey facility that went from 26,000 square feet to more than 42,000 square feet.

Video Series Demonstrates Gun Part Manufacturing
Videos show various firearms cut with high-speed precision on Okuma machining centers and a horizontal lathe.

Antoine Johnson Joins Okuma’s Sales Team
He is responsible for supporting regional sales and Okuma distribution partner Gosiger.

HJ-400 Horizontal CNC Lathe Handles a Range of Workpieces
This machine tool can be equipped with an extended bed to accommodate a variety of workpieces for maximum flexibility and throughput.

Taking a Big Step
This Indiana shop made a leap from manual machining and basic CNC technology to a sophisticated turning cell and has not looked back. It's been a customer driven transition.

Product Categories of Okuma America Corporation

Automated Pallet Systems
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Grinding Machines, Cylindrical OD
Grinding Machines, Internal Cylindrical
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Machining Cells & FMS
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
Milling Machines, Universal
Software, CAD/CAM
Software, Engineering Analysis & Simulation
Software, Machinability Databases
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, Other Manufacturing
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Horizontal, CNC
Turning Centers, Inverted Vertical, CNC
Turning Centers, Twin-Spindle/Multi-Turret
Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis

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Okuma Machining Centers and Lathes

Okuma's broad range of lathes offers a variety of bore sizes, bed lengths and optional features, nearly 500 combinations in all - including live tooling and sub-spindles. This variety allows us to create custom lathe solutions capable of meeting any production need. Many parts can be completed on a single machine. The ability to hold tight tolerances eliminates the need for separate finishing or grinding operations. Okuma's industry-leading OSP P-control creates optimal operating efficiency. The Absolute Position Encoder allows for the immediate return to production in case of power loss or other machine interruption.

 

 

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Company Profile

Okuma America Corporation is the US based affiliate of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in the development of computer numeric controls (CNC) and machining technology, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan. Okuma is known for its technology leadership and world-class manufacturing, product quality and dedication to customer service. Okuma products are used in the automotive, aerospace and defense, construction and farming equipment, oil and energy, medical, mold and die, and fluid power industries. With Okuma as your machining partner you are free to imagine a more productive, cost-effective solution, knowing we can work together to make it happen.

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Okuma Machining Centers and Lathes

Okuma horizontal machining centers are engineered to deliver the exact power and precision required to meet any requirement. With pallet sizes ranging from 320mm to 1250mm there is a machine size for nearly any size part. Add options such as our unique Turn-Cut functionality and your productivity skyrockets.