Simmons Machine Tool Corporation manufactures reliable and innovative machine tools, measuring machines, and automation systems for railway wheel set maintenance and production facilities. Founded in 1910 and based in Albany, New York, USA, Simmons is part of the NSH Group (Niles-Simmons-Hegenscheidt), an international leader in machine tool technology.
At the forefront of machine tool manufacturing innovation for over 100 years
Simmons has been at the forefront of machine tool manufacturing innovation for over 100 years. From reinvigorating the war effort in the 1940s with machine tool rebuilding and reengineering to our decades of focus on supporting international freight and transit railways, all of it has taken place in our manufacturing facility on Broadway in Albany.
Our dedicated and experienced team designs, manufactures, assembles, and tests all equipment at Simmons, collaborating to create better manufacturing processes and precision machinery. Our turnkey services integrate machines, measuring, and automation into engineered-to-order wheel shop layouts for new facilities or updating current shops.