A Detailed Look at GTS History since 1986

Greene Tool machine shop Dayton Ohio

2012

Installation of our new automated Blank Preparation Cell

2012

Selected as the exclusive North American Re-manufacturer for ISCAR Metals, Inc.

2011

Introduction of our line of tapered end mills for the extrusion mold industry

2011

Customer Development Lab expanded to allow for full process development and customer R&D machining projects

2011

Completed the R&D for size control on close-tolerance PVD coated reamers

2010

Introduction of our new line of special close-tolerance reamers

2010

Introduction of the new polygon thread mills, drills, and reamers for lead-free eco-brass

2010

Completed plant consolidation to improve just-in-time capabilities

2009

Introduction of our advanced Ball End Mills for Aerospace Materials

2009

Introduction of our Greene Tools that are environmentally friendly and intended for dry machining applications

2009

First exports into China

2009

Increased blank preparation capacity by 25%

2009

Developed GTS Technology for grinding the perfect cutting edge on carbon fiber chopping blades

2008

Upgraded GTS Job It Quality Control System for better process control in manufacturing

2008

Installed the Advanced Edge Preparation Cell; completed R&D on Advanced Coatings and Edge Preparations

2007

Development of advanced pre- and post-finishing techniques

2006

Opened Customer Development Lab, allowing Greene Tools Systems to develop customer applications in plant

2005

ISCAR Metals certifies Greene Tool as an Authorized Remanufacturing Facility

2004

Greene Tool becomes the first in North America to install Walter Linear Drive CNC Cutter Grinding Machine

2004

Greene Tool becomes the only company in North America producing Polygon Thread Mills for the Screw Machine Industry

2004

Opened the new Ultra Precision Grinding Lab

2002

Introduction of JOB IT®, our Quality Control System for collection of data records

1998

Installation of totally Automated Grinding Systems with Autoloaders

1997

Relocated to our new plant in the inner-city of Dayton, Ohio

1995

Greene installs the first CNC Cutter Grinders

1993

Greene Tool is certified to remanufacture OSG Exgold Drills in the USA

1991

Sold Coolant Cleaner line to Illinois Tool Works

1990

Opened a PCD and CBN Manufacturing Plant (Simon Ellis Superabrasives)

1990

Won the Edison Welding Institute award, a grant to develop PCD Brazing Technology

1989

Introduction of the Coolant Cleaner Oil Water Separator

1986

ISCAR Metals, OSG, & Allied partner with Greene to distribute their carbide cutting tools in Dayton, Ohio

1986

Greene Tool Systems, Inc., incorporates in Ohio