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Robert Stevenson, President and CEO & Trevor Stevenson, Vice President, Eastman Machine Company

Robert and Trevor explain during this JEC TV Podcast Interview how their company went through several major crises reinventing itself through innovation. They are proud to run the family business and share the idea behind their new plant expansion and their demonstration facility where every prospect can bring any sample to cut.

Robert Stevenson, President and CEO & Trevor Stevenson, Vice President,  Eastman Machine Company
READING TIME

60 secondes

Eastman Machine Company, is a 130+ years-old American company based in Buffalo, New York , USA which provides customized engineered solutions and innovative technologies for a variety of industries. It offers a wide range of classic, hand-held and manually-operated fabric cutting machines; as well as a comprehensive line of fully automated, computerized cutting and plotting systems.

A problem solver
According to Stevenson father and son, Eastman Machine Company likes new problems brought by their customers. They define themselves as solution providers; machines being only a part of the equation. Trevor, for example, explains in the podcast the solution developed for a giant wind blade manufacturer needing the rewinding of fabric.

Innovation as DNA
No surprise, you must innovate to stay in Business for 130+ years. Robert Stevenson, the 4th generation owner of the company says that Eastman Machine Company is old but agile. As a matter of fact, 80% of Eastman’s products didn’t exist 20 years ago. Nowadays, Eastman works with robotics company to provide fully automated solution and is also very open minded on the software side for easier integration.


About the JEC TV Podcast Interview:
Every month, JEC TV Podcast Interview highlights a composites company and its CEO, bringing the latest news in the world of composites and its applications.
Discover it online: www.jeccomposites.tv

More information www.eastmancuts.com