Machine Tool Retrofits

Breathe new life and capabilities into your machining centers.

AMS has provided CNC controls and consulting expertise for both new and retrofit machine tool applications.

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  • Large Scale 5-Axis Machining Centers for aerospace and heavy manufacturing applications
  • Vertical Boring Mill retrofits
  • Planer and Planer Mill retrofits (Gantry Style and Open Side)
  • Wing Riveter Control System Retrofits for aerospace applications
  • CNC controlled Ion Beam Welding of aircraft engine components
  • 3- and 4-axis VMC retrofits
  • Cost-effective high-performance spindle drive upgrade packages for aging equipment

AMS is a Siemens Solutions Partner for Motion Control, PLC and HMI Products. We are additionally a Factory Authorized Distributor and Integrator of Heidenhain Products as well as Delta Tau CNC/Motion Controllers. If you need a quality, high-performance machine tool retrofit, give us a call!


Case Study: Paul Schurman Machine - Paul Schurman Machine upgrades a 1950s Ingersoll planer mill with state-of-the-art CNC controls.

Machine Tool Retrofits - A CNC retrofit is a cost-effective solution.

Applications Expertise - Applications we have developed and deployed.

AMS Corporate Brochure - Review of industries served and customer comments.

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