Monti, Inc. Expands with a Second Greenwood, S.C. Manufacturing Plant

Monti manufacturing Plant in GreenWood North Carolina

Monti’s second Greenwood, S.C. facility recently opened its doors to expand its Epoxy Automated Line and add newly installed copper punching and press brake machines. This 33,000-square-foot expansion creates new jobs in the region with the potential to expand with future growth. This new manufacturing plant rounds out Monti’s services as the latest addition to its four other fabrication, powder coating and finishing plants in Cincinnati, Ohio, Greenwood S.C., and Sumter, S.C.

The new Epoxy facility is open Monday through Friday from 7 AM to 3:30 PM.

Monti manufacturing Plant in GreenWood North Carolina

Expanded capabilities of the new Greenwood, S.C. manufacturing plant include:

  1. Fluidized dipping beds
  2. Single-shift throughputs of approximately 250 bars daily
  3. Multiple onsite quality assurance testing procedures
  4. Onsite brush plating
  5. Initial Epoxy powder offerings will include:
    1. DK19 Red, Medium Voltage (600V-38KV)
      a. Automated Line Standard Size is up to 5-ft long. Batch operations can handle larger bars.
    2. DK15-0463 Black, Low Voltage (600V)
      a. Automated Line Standard Size is up to 3-ft long.
    3. Other powder brands and types will be considered upon request.

Boschert CU Profi Copper Bar Processing Machine

Boschert CU Profi Copper Bar Processing Machine

The Boschert CU Profi copper bar processing machine is a flexible and powerful solution for the efficient processing of copper, aluminum, and steel bars. Monti currently has three CU Profi’s in production and its newest addition will be equipped with 8 punching stations, one of which will be an extra-large station for punching up to 2-inch-diameter profiles. The CU Profi accommodates bars up to 20 feet long, 9 inches wide, and material up to ½ inch thick. The CNC-controlled punching heads use standard thick turret “B” station tools and are equipped with hydraulic material clamping in the Y-axis on both sides of the punching head to ensure straight punching patterns. Also, a new feature on Monti’s latest CU Profi will be the capability for in process CNC dot-peen marking. The material feed system on the CU Profi utilizes special clamps to ensure complete processing with little waste. This feeding unit is supported on a linear guide and AC-servo motor, which guarantees a repeatability of ±.004” on material that is .25” thick.

Bystronic Xact Smart CNC 160 Ton Press Brake

Bystronic Xact Smart CNC 160 Ton Press Brake

The new generation of the Xact Smart increases the versatility and speed of bending. With its numerous new functions, Bystronic’s Xact Smart offers a decisive plus in bending technology. From the very onset, Bystronic designed this machine tool to offer a performance package with intelligent functions that enable users to produce parts cost-effectively and in high quality. One of the additional functions is the Xact Smart’s insert extension and stroke length expansion. This means that higher tools can now be used with the Xact Smart and enables users to produce parts with lower bending edges. This is particularly useful, for example, bending boxes and drawers. Another feature is the five-axis backgauge. The newly designed Bystronic backgauge systems are faster and thus increase the speed of the bending sequences. The five-axis system will allow Monti to use the Xact Smart to be bend complex 3D parts. A very important additional feature of the Xact Smart is the intelligent sensor system for precise bending. The special Bystronic crowning technology ensures high-precision air bending results. This unique assistant function is only available in this form with press brakes from Bystronic. Thanks to its sensor system, the Xact Smart’s crowning recognizes the position and length of the sheet metal part. This sensor system is integrated directly into the ByVision Bending control. This enables the Xact Smart to automatically control the ideal distribution of the bending force across the entire bending length without requiring the operator to deal with complicated details. This results in precise and consistent angles with every bend.

Bystronic Xact Smart CNC 160

Monti Inc.’s Greenwood Plant 2
217 Joe Bernat Dr.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone: (864) 323-0444
Fax: (864) 323-0325

Manufacturing Day Introduces Youth to Manufacturing Careers

Monti Inc. Participates in Manufacturing Day to Introduce Youth to Manufacturing Careers

Monti Inc.’s commitment to moving the manufacturing industry forward is evident with their support of Manufacturing Day, an introduction for high school students to learn about different manufacturing careers.

Manufacturing day is the first Friday in October but continues throughout the month. The series of events help showcase modern manufacturing careers by encouraging companies and educational institutions to open their doors to students, teachers and community leaders.

Monti demonstrating remotely from a CAD station in their Manufacturing Day introduction to manufacturing careers

As students attended a virtual event with Monti Inc., they learned about the types of work, met current employees and discovered first-hand about Monti’s team atmosphere. In preparation of the tours, Monti Inc. produced a video overview that introduced team members and career paths to those in attendance.

Monti Inc. demonstrates brazing in their Manufacturing Day introduction to manufacturing careers

By sharing what it is like to work at Monti, students got a first-hand view into a career in manufacturing. “The culture at Monti is collaborative and exciting,” said Molly Fender, VP Human Resources. “When you walk the floor at Monti, you’ll see people working hard, having fun and solving problems.”

Monti Receives 2019 MANNY Award for Best Place to Work

Monti Receives 2019 MANNY Award
Monti Receives 2019 MANNY Award
Monti leadership receives a Cincy Magazine 2019 MANNY Award for best place to work.

Monti receives Cincy Magazine’s 2019 MANNY Award for best place to work. Manufacturers from across the Tristate, including Monti, were recognized at Cincy Magazine’s 13th Annual MANNY Awards on June 13th, at JACK Casino.

Monti was selected in part due to employee longevity, a willingness to promote from within and its educational opportunities for growth. Many employees have taken advantage of the continued education program and gone on to leadership roles within the company.

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Monti is Semi-Finalist in Goering Center Awards

Goering Center Awards Semi-finalist

Monti is one of 75 semi-finalists named in the University of Cincinnati’s 20thannual Goering Center “Best in Class” Family & Private Business Awards. Monti advanced as a semi-finalist from a field of 600 regional companies. Monti, along with all other semi-finalists, will be recognized September 10, 2019, as 6 businesses will receive the top award in their category and 12 will be announced as finalists.

Goering Center Awards Semi-finalist

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Sparking and Fostering Mentoring Relationships in the Workplace

Die Design and Die Build Team at Monti

Die Design and Die Build Team at MontiMonti Inc., a family-owned and operated manufacturer in Cincinnati, spreads the values of responsiveness to our customers’ needs, long-term sustainability, and mutually beneficial relationships throughout all 240 employees. Because we have continued to grow since 1971 on family-centric beliefs, we focus on fostering mentoring relationships within our workplace to continuously support our growing team.

Adam Richendollar has been part of the Monti family since 2012. Immediately after high school, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Network Systems Communication Management from DeVry University. Unable to find a job in his field after graduation, Adam started working at Walmart to support his family. He knew this wasn’t a long-term solution and continued to look for a more fulfilling career.

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Monti’s New Haas VF-7, Our Largest CNC Vertical Machining Center

Haas VF-7 CNC Vertical Machining Center

Introducing Monti’s New Haas VF-7, Our Largest CNC Vertical Machining Center

Haas VF-7 CNC Vertical Machining Center
Haas VF-7 CNC Vertical Machining Center

The Haas VF-7 will allow us to machine larger parts than previously possible. This vertical machining center will come equipped with through the spindle coolant and air, wireless part and tool probing, along with high intensity LED lighting. All of this will assist at improving productivity and part quality at our Cincinnati facility.

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Monti’s New Anderson EXXACT Series – Model TC 3-Axis Machining Center

Monti Cincinnati's Anderson EXXACT Plus Machining Center

Welcome Monti’s Anderson EXXACT Series – Model TC 3-Axis Machining Center

Monti Cincinnati's Anderson EXXACT Plus Machining Center
EXXACT Series – Model TC 3-Axis Machining Center

The EXXACT Series Moving Table 3-axis machining center sets a new level of CNC accuracy and machining performance. The combination of a highly rigid base, steel weldments and castings, and high accuracy servo system make the EXXACT an ideal choice for machining GPO-3 and G10 electrical insulation fabrications at our Cincinnati facility. We’ll also use it for our aluminum fabrications and machining.

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Come visit Monti Inc at AmCon, Cincinnati Ohio, May 14-15, 2019

Image of Cincinnati for manufacturing trade show

Monti Inc. will be exhibiting at the Cincinnati Ohio AmCon, an Advanced Design and Manufacturing Expo from May 14th through May 15th, 2019.

Free Admission, Free Attendee Parking, Free Seminars
Meet face-to-face with Monti and with other manufacturers throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Duke Energy Center
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH

Find us at Booth # 121

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Tier 1 supplier cuts programming, nesting, and laser cutting time with software

The new software system for laser cutting can program and create nests quickly.

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The new software system for cutting can program and create nests quickly.
The new software system for cutting can program and create nests quickly.

Having grown from a small, developing business to a Tier 1 supplier for the electrical industry, Monti Inc. has learned a thing or two about sustainability over the course of nearly 50 years.

Today the company is a supplier to such original equipment manufacturers Siemens, Schneider Electric™, and Eaton and operates plants in Ohio, South Carolina, and Michigan. From one-off prototype and repair jobs to high-volume production, Monti makes electrical parts that range in size from those that fit in a person’s palm to 5 by 10 ft., using materials including copper and aluminum; stainless, galvanized, and hot- and cold-rolled steels; and insulation and plastics.

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