News and Updates from Simmons Machine Tool Corporation
Follow our news page to keep track of our new railway wheel shop machines, product updates, and notable customer projects. This blog will also showcase what trade shows and conferences we will be attending, charitable and educational initiatives, and activities of the NSH Group (Niles-Simmons-Hegenscheidt).
Simmons' Jordan Munn Named As Examiner For 2017 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
The Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has named Jordan Munn, Manager of Quality & Process Improvement at Simmons Machine Tool Corporation in Albany, New York, to the Board of Examiners for the 2017 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest honor for organizational innovation and performance excellence.
Wheel Rail Interaction (WRI) 2017 Conference
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation will present "Wheel Set Maintenance: Integrated Measurement and Closed-Loop Systems" at the 2017 Wheel Rail Interaction (WRI) Conference, which takes place June 5-8 at the Hotel Bonaventure in Montreal. The InfoZone presentation covers the introduction of integrated measurement and its significance to wheel set maintenance processes. It also steps through how integrated measurement influences closed-loop systems in heavy maintenance facilities. We are a conference sponsor and have a table in the ExpoZone - so please stop by to say "hi" and talk about new projects.
Simmons President & COO David William Davis Wins Beno Sternlicht Mentor Award
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation President & COO David William Davis was recently awarded the Beno Sternlicht Mentor Award.
West Coast Rail Conference
Simmons is sponsoring and attending the West Coast Rail Conference this February 28th through March 2nd in Los Angeles, California. The conference is hosted by the US High Speed Rail Association, and will take place at LA Metro's headquarters at Union Station in downtown LA.