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In a Pinch? Explore Our Quick Ship Program

May 5, 2020

We currently have four facilities in the US building small and medium gearmotor products. If all the parts are in stock in one of these facilities, we will guarantee the same day, 1-day, ...


How Green is Your Gearbox?

April 10, 2020

Power consumption in the manufacturing environment accounts for approximately 1/3 of all energy consumed annually within the United States. In the enclosed gearing industry, questions suc...


Our Commitment to Safety as We Navigate COVID-19

March 27, 2020

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is top of mind for all of us right now at Sumitomo Machinery Corp. As circumstances continue to change, our goal is and will continue to be to provide quality...


East Texas Manufacturing Alliance Career Day

March 3, 2020

Over the past few years, interest in the manufacturing industry has increasingly waned. The East Texas Manufacturing Alliance (ETMA), was created to inform the community about the availab...


We're Phoenix Bound!

February 10, 2020

We're very eager about MineXchange in Phoenix, AZ. Stop by and meet Mike Clark, Adam Soder, Dave Campbell, and Ken Griep at Booth #351. You’ll find us at Booth #351, which will feature th...


Product Launch: Easy Grip

February 3, 2020

Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America is pleased to announce the offering of our Easy-GripTM keyless shaft-mounting system for our smaller right-angle products:


Gearboxes Aren't Corny

October 15, 2019

Every October 31st, bags of triangle-shaped, orange, yellow, and white candies fill the sacks of young trick-or-treaters nationwide. Believe it or not, you can find gearboxes throughout t...


Meet our Summer 2019 Interns!

August 23, 2019

Ahhh...Remember your first internship? What did you do? File papers? Busy work? That's not how we do internships here at Sumitomo. Meet Lindsay and Henry, our Summer 2019 Interns.


Gearmotors + You. Best Buddies 4Ever

July 30, 2019

A best buddy is your confidante, your ride or die, your soulmate. Your life would not be the same if they weren’t in it. Need a Buddy in your life? We have a few just for your industry—me...


Tomorrow's Workforce

February 4, 2019

Over the next ten years, the Power Transmission Industry (PT) will begin experiencing Human Resources challenges, due to a combination of an aging workforce and a lack of adequate talent ...



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