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).
Brandon Teal Promoted To Product Manager, Wheel Truing/Re-Profiling
Simmons has promoted Brandon Teal to Product Manager, Wheel Truing/Re-Profiling. Brandon has been with Simmons for 13 years - he started as a Service Technician, where he installed and commissioned underfloor wheel lathes and other Hegenscheidt and Simmons products. This hands-on knowledge proved valuable when he transitioned to Machine Sales Associate and later Sales Engineer.
Product Development: Wheel Boring Machine Extended Travel Table
The right tool for the right job - it's as easy as that. The Simmons WTC-250 Wheel Turning Center is designed specifically for the railway wheel shop environment, with features geared towards making wheel boring and machining safer, faster, and more efficient.
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation is attending Automate 2019 this April 8-11 in Chicago, Illinois. We will be exhibiting in Güdel's booth (#7360) - stop by to take virtual reality tours of heavy payload automation projects where we have successfully partnered with Güdel.
Wheel Rail Interaction (WRI) 2019
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation is attending the 2019 Wheel Rail Interaction (WRI) Conference this June 18-21 in New Orleans. We are a conference sponsor and will have an exhibition table in the ExpoZone - so stop by to discuss new wheel set maintenance and production projects.