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Beckwood Hires Electrical Controls Specialist

Beckwood is excited to announce the addition of John Harte II as Electrical Controls Specialist. John brings over eight years of Siemens structured text programming experience to Beckwood’s engineering team. His in-depth knowledge of industrial manufacturing technologies will be vital as he designs electrical controls systems and fully integrated automation solutions for Beckwood’s custom hydraulic presses. Read More

Beckwood Appoints Engineering Manager

Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses and automation systems and the Triform line of sheet hydroforming equipment, is pleased to announce the promotion of Adam Strein to Engineering Manager. As Engineering Manager, Adam mentors and inspires Beckwood engineers to design high-quality, innovative hydraulic presses and ancillary machinery to solve the most difficult manufacturing challenges. Read More

Ducommun Inc. Relies on Beckwood for Hot Forming/SPF Technology

Since 2006, Ducommun Inc. has relied on Beckwood to provide innovative forming solutions for their toughest manufacturing challenges. Their two new hydraulic hot forming/SPF presses are ideal for manufacturing titanium parts for a variety of aerospace platforms, including the new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft and the Airbus A320. Read More

Beckwood Supplies Custom Bulge Forming Press to Fike Corporation

Fike Corporation recently installed their fifth custom Beckwood Press. Fike’s previous success with Beckwood and their exposure to the press manufacturer’s modern, high-quality press solutions made their choice an easy one. Beckwood worked closely with Fike to address their needs and engineered a gib-guided press specifically for Fike’s stringent process requirements. Read More

Beckwood Supplies 3-Press Package to Railroad Industry Leader

Beckwood Press Company recently manufactured three bulldozer presses for one of the world’s largest suppliers of railroad and transit system products. The new 3-press package will be used to form, straighten and bend I-beams to support the improvement of railway infrastructure. In total, this railroad industry leader now relies on seven Beckwood presses in their daily forming operations. Read More