Smyrna, TN (PressExposure) May 26, 2008 -- Turner Machine Co., Inc., located in Smyrna, TN, combined its error-proofing expertise in the automation industry with key suppliers in China to produce a low cost, high quality sourcing option for the North American market.
Turner Machine has formed partnerships with LCR [http://www.turnermc.com/LCR.html] suppliers in Dalian, Chengdu, Nanjing, and Ningbo, China. Each supplier works with Turner Machine to develop reliable and repeatable processes that yield long term quality production. All LCR sources are equipped with a bilingual staff, engineering, and quality control.
Turner Machine recognizes the challenges, difficulties, and risks of moving sophisticated product to LCR sources with the guarantee of sustaining product quality. Turner Machine has developed an LCR sourcing program to ensure sustained product quality, resulting in a low cost advantage. Program highlights include dedicated project management, poka-yoke fixtures within the manufacturing process, integrated quality controls for reliable manufacturing results, and custom product automation to control quality features. Turner Machine has LCR sourcing capabilities with major and minor sub-assembly, mechanical fabrication, electrical, casting (sand, die-casting, investment), and forging (near net shape, upset, press), stamping, electrical components, machining, and plastic injection molding.
Turner Machine is an engineering and mechanical design firm that primarily works with Tier I and Tier II automotive suppliers in the areas of automation [http://www.turnermc.com/LeakFlowTesting.html], machining [http://www.turnermc.com/MachineShopServices.html], and production to eliminate waste. Turner Machine has over twelve years of experience in building customized machines that incorporate poka-yoke engineering to validate quality, eliminate error, and provide reliability and repeatability to the production process. Turner Machine has an engineering team with emphasis in electrical, mechanical, and process engineering supported by experienced project management.