St. Paul, MN (July 12 2016) — Selway Machine Tool, exclusive distributor for Matsuura products on the West Coast, recently hosted Matsuura customers at  Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Fukui, Japan.

The group toured the Matsuura Machinery Corporation headquarters and the IMN factories in Fukui.

Matsuura Machinery’s headquarter is located in central Japan, in the Fukui prefecture. It is approximately an hour flight from Tokyo and has over 300 employees. The IMN assembly factory is located nearly 22 miles away with 100 employees.

From left to right in the photo: Hironobu Ichi (Senior General Manager Production Division at MMC), Patrick Hayes (VP of Business Development at Selway Machine Tool), Kasey Selway-Hayes (Spouse of Patrick), Michelle Warren (Spouse of Derrick), Derrick Warren (Salesman at Selway Machine Tool), Dirk Ellis (President at Cascade), Devon Ellis (Business Development at Cascade), Katsu Matsuura (President of Matsuura), Jorge Sousa (Vice President at J & E), Eva Sousa (President at J & E), Dustin Striebel (Sales Coordinator at Matsuura Machinery USA), Janis Ilmberger (Vice President at ILM), Koichi Amaya (Executive Director Sales & Engineering at MMC), Joe Ilmberger (President/Owner at ILM), Kazuo Miura (Senior Sales General Manager Sales Division at MMC), Saori Kitajima (Assistant Manager Sales Division at MMC), Yoshihito Wakimoto (Manager Sales Division at MMC), and Nobuyuki Fujii (Sales General Manager Sales Division at MMC).

Selway Machine Tool is the exclusive distributor of Matsuura products on the West Coast, offering a wide variety of manufacturing solutions including: machine tools, accessories, automation, service and application support. 

Selway Machine Tool was founded in 1963 by Roy Selway. The company began representing Matsuura products in 1978.  Many of the Matsuura 5-axis machining centers sold by Selway Machine Tool are producing parts for the Aerospace, Medical and Semi-conductor industries. The company continues to expand its operations, functioning in the same performance driven environments as its customers, focusing on providing value added products and services.

Selway Machine Tool sold the first Matsuura Horizontal with Multi-pallet System in the U.S., and has installed thousands of Matsuura Machining Centers on the West Coast.

Matsuura Machinery USA, located in St. Paul, MN is the U.S.  importer of Matsuura machining centers in the United States. Matsuura delivers unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. The company’s unmanned, high accuracy machining equipment, including multi-pallet and multi-tasking machine tools provide manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe.

The company’s 40,000 sq. ft. facility includes a large showroom and demonstration area, conference and training rooms, machine storage areas, accessories and spare parts, as well as administrative, service, and engineering application support.

Matsuura Machinery USA is currently exhibiting: the CUBLEX-35 5-Axis Multi-Tasking Machining Center; the H.Plus-400 Horizontal Machining Center; the H.Plus-630 Horizontal Machining Center; the LX-160 High Grade Linear Motor Machine; the MAM72-100H 5-Axis Horizontal Machining Center; the MX-850 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center; and the VX-1500 Vertical Machining Center.

Matsuura Machinery USA professionally markets and supports Matsuura equipment users through local distributors. Since 1935, Matsuura has been a leader in developing and manufacturing innovative machining equipment to ensure that manufacturing professionals always have the tools they need to create high quality parts. As the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan, Matsuura USA provides the premium service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

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