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Parts

Over our past 46 years in North America we have learned even the best machines require quick and reliable parts support. With an installed machinery base of more than 25,000 machines in the Americas, Shibaura Machine maintains a large spare parts inventory, currently more than US$15,000,000, primarily in our Chicago-area parts warehouse, but with additional stocking locations in the USA, Canada, Mexico, and Brazil.

Service

As an Illinois corporation with more than 46 years in the USA and more than 25,000 machines installed in the Americas, we know the importance of a solid, consistent, and reliable service organization. High-quality service is essential to maintain the kind of customer loyalty we enjoy, and receive the thousands of repeat orders we have earned.

Training

Shibaura Machine offers a series of certified training programs in your facility to help get the most out of your machine investment.

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SLOAN Industries, Inc.

There are various manufacturers in the market. We purchased Shibaura Machine for dependability and accuracy.

Machine Types:
  • Machine Tool
Industry:
  • Job Shop

"The majority of our work is in the machine tool and plastic injection industries. When we were purchasing a new machine, we were looking for a dependable and accurate machine. We considered various manufacturers in the market. We went to Japan to see the ...

Frisa Aerospace, S.A. de C.V

"We wanted Heavy duty machining without losing its capability and accuracy."

Machine Types:
  • Machine Tools
Industry:
  • Aerospace

FRISA is one of the world´s leading forged steel manufacturer; We want to be the best option for each of our customers, offering high-value forging solutions; for the Aerospace industry, we´ve been providing seamless rolled rings in nickel and titanium all...

RUHRPUMPEN

RUHRPUMPEN

Machine Types:
  • Machine Tools
Industry:
  • Energy / Oil & Gas

RUHRPUMPEN is a leading manufacturer of pump systems around the globe. RUHRPUMPEN's strength is their ability to develop innovative, efficient and high quality products that are the driving force behind hundreds of industrial processes. Through the world-c...

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Multi-Surface Machining Improves Efficiency and Productivity

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, July 20, 2021Shibaura Machine is making it simple to adopt a 5 (face) sided and/or 5-axis positioning machining strategy with our double column/bridge machines. Switching to 5-Sided or 5-Axis Machining While traditional vertical 3-ax...

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Shibaura Machine Horizontal Spindle Quill Machines Bring Power and Versatility to Shop Floors

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, July 12, 2021Spindles continue to play an important role in a fast production space. Horizontal spindle quill machines allow shops to take on complex cutting jobs and also combine the structural stability and geometric precision for ...

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Aviation Industry Post Pandemic Update for Manufacturers

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, July 6, 2021The modern aviation industry is slowly seeing positive growth for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic hit. United Airlines announced in late June they will post a positive income for the first time since January 20...

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The Benefits of 5 axis 3+2 Machining with Shibaura Machine

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 29, 2021Looking into 5 axis machining? It’s gaining a lot of attention today and for good reason. However, if your shop is considering a move to a 5 axis machine you should also read up on 3+2 machining. Most machining applicati...

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Shibaura Machine Inspection Testing Checklist for Machine Tools

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 22, 2021Whether your goal is to produce small or large parts, you will want to make sure you are purchasing a machine tool from a builder that has a strong quality initiative and can meet your customers requirements whether the ...

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Experience High Precision Machining with Shibaura Machine Nano “Micro Machining”

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 14, 2021How are you keeping your customers coming back? These are just some questions our customers are faced with everyday. New challenges are emerging as customer demands and innovative technology continues to grow. High preci...

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Shibaura Machine Celebrates 47 Years in North America

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 19, 2021 Today is the 47th anniversary of the incorporation in Illinois of Shibaura Machine Company, America (formerly known as Toshiba Machine). It also marks our first full year under our new name, Shibaura Machine, which was...

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Shibaura Machine Appoints Michael McGuire as Deputy General Manager of the Machine Tool Division

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 11, 2021-Shibaura Machine Company, America (FKA Toshiba Machine Co., America), announces Michael McGuire has been promoted to the position of Deputy General Manager in the Machine Tool division. Michael will lead our sales or...

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Toshiba Machine is now Shibaura Machine

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL April 1, 2020 – Effective April 1, 2020, our company name changed from “Toshiba Machine Company, America” to “Shibaura Machine Company, America.”  We started business as a machine tool manufacturer in 1938 under the Shibaura name, and...

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FAQ

Do you stock machines for quick delivery?

Yes, we maintain a multi-million-dollar inventory of machines in North America for quick delivery.

Does Shibaura Machine offer technical phone support?

Yes, dial (888) 593-1616 #1 for service

Does Shibaura Machine offer an Industry 4.0 solution?

We offer MTConnect and IoT+m as our Industry 4.0 solution.

Shibaura Machine controllers support OPC-UA communication standards.  This capability along with our machiNet IoT+m platform allows machine and process data to be remotely monitored and shared with plant MES and ERP systems.

Do you offer classroom and/or onsite training?

We offer mainly onsite training.  Click here to discuss and schedule the customized training for your needs.

Is integration with auxiliary equipment available?

Yes, in most cases, auxiliary equipment can be integrated with the primary machinery.  Speak to your Shibaura Machine representative for details.

Does Shibaura Machine offer financing options?

Yes, our in-house financing arm, TMAC offers a variety of flexible financing solutions.