Tornos Technologies U.S. Corporation

200 Howard Ave.
Ste. 220
Des Plaines , IL 60018 US

A Message from Tornos Technologies U.S. Corporation

Company Profile

Since our 1914 founding, Tornos has pioneered sliding headstock technology.

Tornos currently offers a full range of MultiSwiss solutions for producing parts measuring 4 to 32 mm in diameter

The two new variants – the MultiSwiss 8x26 and the MultiSwiss 6x32 – have been designed based on the philosophy and the technology which proved so successful on the MultiSwiss 6x14 and MultiSwiss 6x16 machines.

As Seen In Production Machining

Tornos Hosts Live Digital Open House Oct. 27
Virtual open house focuses on CNC machining technology supporting the medical industry, including Tornos’ Swiss-type lathes.

Precision Machining Technology Moving Shops Forward
New equipment and software continue to be developed to support the needs of production machine shops like yours. Here’s a sample of technology now on the market that can help you grow your operation and become more efficient.

Tornos Swiss GT 13

Swiss Shop Turns Precision into Profit
The quality demands for micro-machined parts are swiftly increasing. Shops must be ready and willing to adjust their machining strategies to fit the need.

Tornos Hires Brian Glavanovits
Tornos hires applications and process engineer Brian Glavanovits

different types of bone screws

MedTech Demo Day, Oct. 10, Offers Latest Technologies, On-Site Evaluations
MedTech seminars, demos and promotions are available during the event.

Standardized Controls Aid Shop's Apprenticeship Program
Cox Manufacturing’s commitment to standardization, from the parts it makes to its machine controls and apprenticeship program, is an important factor in its growth.

Tornos employee helping a customer on the shop floor

PMPA Member Tornos Profile
The company particularly benefits from PMPA’s various conferences, including its National Technical Conference.

Cutting the Ribbon

Tornos Celebrates 60 Years in U.S. with New Customer Center
Celebrating 60 years of service in the U.S., Tornos recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house at its new Customer Center Chicago.

swiss nano

Tornos Technologies Showcases SwissNano at Grand Opening
Tornos Technologies US announces the grand opening of its Customer Center Chicago.

Daniel Maerklin standing next to Tornos logo on wall

Tornos Technologies US Corp. Appoints New President
Daniel Maerklin has worked the past 14 years in the machine tool and metal-processing industries and brings strong leadership and market knowledge to Tornos.    

Tornos MultiSwiss

Collaboration is Key When Implementing New Machine Tools
Working closely with builders can help shops ensure that new machine tools are a success.

Tornos Relocates Headquarters
On Oct. 29, Tornos moved to its U.S. headquarters from Lombard, Illinois, to Des Plaines, Illinois, in a new, 16,000 square-foot facility with a larger showroom that better serves customers.

SwissDeco G

SwissDeco Lathe Available in Range of Tooling Options
Drive technology, tooling, rigidity and modularity make Tornos' Swiss Deco line of Swiss-type lathes suitable for a range of industries.

SwissNano Manufactures Small Pieces with High Precision
The SwissNano machine’s kinematics enable turning, drilling, cutting, deburring, roughing and finishing operations.

Mario Chaves and Kendrick Miranda in front of the Tornos SwissNano at Okay Industries

Swiss-Type Lathe Helps Medical Shop Achieve Higher Precision
After the investment was made in a new Swiss-type lathe, not only was this company management’s expectations exceeded by the machine’s performance and efficiency, but the lathe is now included in plans for future applications.

SwissDeco 36

Tornos Spotlights Century-Long Progression into Multitasking
At Tornos’ booth, the company is featuring No. 20, a Swiss-type lathe made in 1917, and visitors can assemble pens made from different Tornos machines, including SwissDeco 36 multitasking single-spindle lathe.

Turning Technology into Production
More and more, Swiss-type machine tool manufacturers are offering products that are flexible and affordable to job shops as well as large OEMs.

3D Printer

First-Class Manufacturing with Additive
Close attention to detail and automation of key processes is helping this shop earn its place as a leader in the 3D printing industry.

Homage to a Machine Tool Family Man

Homage to a Machine Tool Family Man
I thought it was worth sharing the following homage to a "machine tool man" because it speaks to the generational nature of the machine tool industry and how we tend to pay it forward.

Tornos Users can now Benefit from Mastercam Swiss CAM
Tornos customers using the company’s TISIS with ISO programming functions can now make use of Mastercam Swiss CAM to speed up programming on Tornos’ line of machine tools.

Tornos and Star CNC Showfloor Demos at PMTS

Tornos and Star CNC Showfloor Demos at PMTS
There are several education tracks available at this year’s edition, and on Thursday of the show, there are two more showfloor demonstrations that attendees can take advantage of.

Product Categories of Tornos Technologies U.S. Corporation

Bar Feed Mechanisms
Cam Layouts
Cams for Single-Spindle Machines
Cam-Type Single-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
Cleaning & Degreasing Equipment, Aqueous
Cleaning Equipment
CNC Single-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Swiss Screw Machines - New Equipment
Coating Equipment
Coil Equipment Systems
Cut to Length Machines
Deburring Equipment
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Drilling & Tapping Units, Fixtured
Drilling Machines, Bench & Column
Drilling Machines, Deep Hole (Gundrilling)
Electro-Chemical Machines (ECM)
Gear Hobbing Machines
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Mass Finishing Media & Compounds
Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
Surface Treatment & Coating Equipment
Transfer Machines, Dial Index
Transfer Machines, Rotary
Transfer Machines, Shuttle-Type
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Twin-Spindle/Multi-Turret
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis

Trade Names

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Petermann Precision