For many years, stampers have had to rely on their own in-house
expertise when buying and using the equipment in their facilities. While stamping equipment is becoming much more
productive, it's also becoming more technical and complex, making it more difficult for in-house staff to maintain
Press Automation, Inc.'s application engineers help our customer's
fill the void by providing the application expertise that only a stamping specialist is likely to
The "state of the art" of the industry today is such that we must
be more than a sales organization. We need to keep abreast of the latest technology so that we can best support our
customers and help them increase their productivity.
History: In 1979,
Press Automation, Inc. was formed to fill the void of a metal stamping distributor specialist in
Donald & Carol Bowman started the company in a 10' X 12'
office at 3120 Lexington Park Drive, Elkhart, IN. The company soon grew to the point that more space was needed, so
several offices were added, along with a shared conference room.
Still growing, a few years later Press Automation was again in
need of more space. Don & Carol decided to purchase the building, and today, 29 years after the company first
began, the building has been expanded to 3,500 sq. ft.
Today: We now
have Stamping Specialists located throughout the state of Indiana, Illinois and Western Kentucky to help you
on-site and a very qualified staff in our office to help you by phone. We also provide installation and training on
everything we sell.
Throughout our history Press
Automation's main goal has been to be the best distributor in the midwest. We have also become known as one
of the best distributor's in the country. We are highly respected by our peers in the industy. We feel we are not
just a distributor, but a partner in productivity with our customers.