Variabl_Cam_Timing_normal

MCM Takes Engine Cam Phasing Valve Testing to the Next Level

Here at Michigan Custom Machines, we test millions of cam phasing valves every year in the USA and across the globe. Is your company one of the lucky ones? Variable camshaft timing or VCT was developed by the Ford Motor … Continue reading

GM_Transmission_normal

The Quest for Fuel Efficiency

Automobile manufacturers are constantly researching and testing new and innovative ways to improve fuel efficiency. 9- and 10-speed automatic transmissions, cylinder deactivation and weight reduction have grown to become three of the leading avenues automotive manufacturers have taken to improve … Continue reading

Part_Edit-Test_Point_normal

Automation News / PLC Driver Software MCM Machine

According to Michigan Custom Machines, the software helped it slash PLC programming costs by $5,000 to $20,000 per machine, compared to using OLE for Process Control (OPC) or Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) Servers. The cost reduction is primarily because the … Continue reading

DSC00178_normal

Reducing Inertial Noise for Injector Testing

MCM chose an R&W coupling, custom model for this application – the adapters were custom to fit the different shaft sizes and the shaft locks we used. It was known when sizing this coupling that the commercially available off the … Continue reading

mcm dream cruise

MCM to Host 3rd Annual Dream Cruise Picnic – August 18, 2012

That year, 250,000 people participated—nearly ten times the number expected. The rest, as they say, is history. Today, the Woodward Dream Cruise is the world’s largest one-day automotive event, drawing 1.5 million people and 40,000 classic cars each year from … Continue reading

Made_in_USA_normal

Bringing Jobs Back

We’ve been reading a lot of press concerning U.S. manufacturing companies “reshoring” and bringing manufacturing jobs back to the United States. The companies reportedly involved include household names like Ford Motor, Buck Knives, Master Lock, and more. There is even … Continue reading

Machines_normal

MCM broadening horizons

In order to continue our current annual growth trend, Michigan Custom Machines is exploring other potential markets for development. We are actively pursuing alternative opportunities in machinery building. Our focus will be on equipment that would utilize our current design … Continue reading

MCM Employee honored as Leader under 40

LEADER UNDER 40: JASON STODDARD LEAD CONTROLS ENGINEER, MICHIGAN CUSTOM MACHINES INC. – AS ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, MOTT COMMUNITY COLLEGE Control Engineering Staff 10/03/2011 JASON STODDARD, 28 LEAD CONTROLS ENGINEER, MICHIGAN CUSTOM MACHINES INC.,WWW.MICHIGANCUSTOMMACHINES.COM NOVI, MICH. ACADEMICS AS Electrical Engineering, Mott … Continue reading

Inc_5000_2_normal

MCM attains Inc. magazine recognition 4th consecutive year

Michigan Custom Machines, Inc. (MCM), has been named to Inc. Magazine’s “Inc 5000” list of fastest growing, privately held companies for a fourth consecutive year. To make the list companies must show sustained, significant growth over a three year period. … Continue reading

woodward_dream_cruise_normal

MCM to host 2nd annual Dream Cruise event – Aug 20, 2011

In August 1995, Nelson House and a group of volunteers looked to relive and recreate the nostalgic heydays of the 50s and 60s, when youth, music and Motor City steel roamed Woodward Avenue, America’s first highway. That year, 250,000 people … Continue reading

Michigan Custom Machines
×