Machine Tools

Machining solutions for wide range of applications

Customer Care

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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Consider High-Pressure Coolant to Improve Chip Management

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, May 16, 2022 - Managing machine tool cutting variables such as feeds, speeds and depth of cut play a key role in eliminating unpredictable cutting tool wear and poor chip management. Incorporating a high pressure coolant system will ...

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Understanding the Design Principals of Machine Enclosures

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, May 9, 2022 - Machine enclosures have quickly become mainstream as a way to ensure your machine is operating as efficiently as possible and improve your work zone environment. The enclosure not only contains chip and coolant but dete...

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The Future of Machining in the EV Market

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, May 2, 2022 - The Electric Vehicle (EV) market continues to shake up the entire supply chain of the automotive industry with its unprecedented growth rates. Between 2020 and 2026, the size of the global EV market is expected to incre...

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Expand Capabilities with Horizontal Boring Mill Table on Table Configuration

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 18, 2022 - A typical Horizontal Boring Machine (HBM) excels at machining two bores in perfect parallelism. While the name indicates boring, these machines can be used for many different machining applications. With the addition...

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Improve Your Approach to Machine Tool Maintenance

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 13, 2022 - With machine availability being a key metric to the production capability of your factory it leaves us asking, is there a better way to maintain and reduce downtime of your machine tool? The answer is YesDepending on...

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Versatility Meets High Performance With the TSS VTL Table Slide Mechanism

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 4, 2022 - The power to multi-task in shops is increasingly becoming a valuable tool and competitive differentiator. With the right multi-tasking machines, manufacturers are able to reduce cycle times by offering a single setup,...

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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.