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Field service is our specialty

 

CMT’s talented technicians have access to four fully-equipped services vans that deliver the amenities of our shops to your door – day or night. Two vans are dedicated to in-place machining and heavy machinery removal, installation and in-place rebuilding. CMT also offers predictive maintenance programs, electrical inspections and other services, such as on-site motor and […]

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Happy Thanksgiving and shop Small Business Saturday!

 

CMT wishes everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for our customers, associates and our friends. Take a moment to count your blessings tomorrow. We likely have more than we realize. And, after all that turkey is gone, Shop Small on Saturday! Small businesses employ more than half of the country’s workforce, so go […]

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Happy Veterans Day!

 

Freedom is never free. If you enjoy your freedom, please thank one of our very own Veterans! Roger A :: USAF George C :: Navy Greg C :: Air Force Reserves (Active) Jerry K :: USNR Steve M :: Army Mike P :: Army

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CMT talks deregulations at White House

 

On Wednesday, October 17, CMT’s Chip Kovach along with a coal miner, a truck driver and a farmer met with President Trump and members of his Cabinet in the Oval Office to discuss deregulations and the benefits to small businesses. The meeting was called “Cutting the Red Tape, Unleashing Economic Freedom.” Following the deregulation meeting […]

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Gearing up with gearboxes

 

What’s a gearbox? Gearboxes are mechanical devices that use gears and shaft assembles to provide speed from a power source like an electric motor to another machine. Gearboxes are used for many different purposes. Gearboxes transmit torque and RPM to specific mechanical equipment. Gearboxes drive steel-making conveyors, roll assemblies in paper mills and coal feeders […]

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Small Business Administration toured CMT

 

It was a great honor to give Linda McMahon, the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, a tour of CMT today. CMT used an SBA loan to start the business in 1985 and another one in 1995 to expand the business. McMahon was given a tour of the building that was purchased with the […]

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CMT is attracted to scrap yard lifting magnets

 

A scrap yard lifting magnet does just that: pick up or lift metal objects. Scrap yard lifting magnets have magnetic properties in the electrified coil and are normally attached to a crane. The crane then positions the magnet above the objects and the magnet is energized. Besides scrap yards, lifting magnets are also used in […]

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Ball bearings make the world go ’round

 

If it’s mechanical and spins, chances are, there’s a bearing in it. Ball bearings and roller bearings are the two most common types of bearings used in industry. Bearings work by rolling between two surfaces to reduce friction. The bearings help shafts and parts rotate in motors and machinery. How to tell if a ball […]

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Happy Birthday, CMT!

 

Today, is our birthday! To our customers and friends, thanks for the great 33 years!

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Scrapyard lifting magnets back home from the White House!

 

It was an honor and a privilege to be at the nation’s stage — The White House — showcasing our American-made scrapyard lifting magnets. We’ve compiled a list of media items focused on this event; check them out below!               Electrical Apparatus emailed newsletter Recycling Today USA Today Check […]

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