QTE Customer Precision Cutter & Tool Celebrates 25 Years

Precision Cutter & Tool, Lebanon, Missouri, celebrated its 25th anniversary on September 5th.

Hartwig’s Gary Hartwig presents a statue to Rob Baker.

The event included a luncheon, presentations and tours of the facility. Hartwig and Okuma helped with the event. The presentations included several local and state officials and representatives from Hartwig and Okuma.

A constant theme throughout the comments and presentations was the value of teamwork to Precision Cutter & Tool. “My employees are the key to this business. I must recognize every one of them because they are what makes this company run, and run smoothly. They are Precision Cutter & Tool,” stated Rob Baker, founder/owner and 45-year industry veteran.

Part of the audience at the Precision Cutter & Tool celebration.

The company offers CNC machining (including hard milling and high-speed machining), builds and repairs progressive tooling, builds special machines and wire EDM work. Heat treating and stamping are also offered.

Founded in 1987 by Baker in a 16’ x 16’ building, the company now has facilities with 35,000-sq.-ft. and 35 employees. The company serves a wide range of industries across the country and is ISO and AS9100B certified.

The Hartwig & Okuma team at the Precision Cutter & Tool celebration.

As he reflected on the company’s history, Baker noted, “Our good employees and the good Lord watching over us…that’s what has made our company successful.”

Precision Cutter & Tool can be contacted at: (417) 532-7729; Fax (417) 532-7453; PO Box 1666, Carmeco Road, Lebanon, Missouri 65536; [email protected]

Story compliments of Mid-America Commerce and Industry (www.maci-mag.com)