Guiding Principles

The Vision:

Provide the resources to establish professional standards for world-class tooling and machining solutions.


The Mission:

To assume a leadership position in the training and development of future generations for the Metalworking Profession, while continuing to lead Southwestern Pennsylvania’s Custom Manufacturing Industry in achieving business success by providing a center of knowledge emphasizing:

  • Business
  • Technology
  • Government Affairs
  • Education
  • Networking
  • Marketing

The Values:

Trust: Commitment with integrity & confidentiality

Teamwork: Cooperation to network and meeting common goals

Communication: To relate common goals & achievements