This week we are interviewing Bob Martin, President and Chief Commercial Officer of Fives Machining Systems in Hebron, KY. Fives Machining Systems has a long history in manufacturing dating back to 1884. It was founded as Cincinnati Screw and Tap before becoming Cincinnati Milling Machining Company in 1900. In 1970 the company became known as Cincinnati Milacron, one of the most widely recognized machine tool builders in the world to this day. After several sales and acquisitions Fives Group purchased the Metal Cutting and Composites divisions in 2013.
With a history of many firsts in manufacturing, Fives Machining Systems is still producing industry leading metal cutting and composites machine tools in a variety of exciting sectors such as Space, Aerospace, Defense, and many more. Please visit www.fivesgroup.com.
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