A waterjet cutter is an industrial tool capable of cutting a wide variety of materials using a very high-pressure jet of water and an abrasive substance. Waterjet cutting is often used during fabrication of machine parts. It is the preferred method when the materials being cut are sensitive to the high temperatures generated by other… Read More
Plasma cutting is a process that cuts through electrically conductive materials by means of an accelerated jet of hot plasma. Typical materials cut by this process include steel, aluminum, brass and copper though other conductive metals may be cut as well. Plasma cutting is often used in fabrication and welding shops, automotive repair and restoration,… Read More
Machining Operations An unfinished part requiring machining will need to have some material cut away to create a finished product. A finished product would be a part that meets the specifications set out for that part by engineering drawings or blueprints. There are three principal machining processes: Turning, drilling and milling. Other operations falling into… Read More
Metal fabrication is the building of metal structures by cutting, bending, and assembling processes. It is a value added process that involves the construction of machines and structures from various raw materials. We are able to offer additional value to our customers by limiting the need for purchasing personnel to locate multiple vendors for different… Read More
Metro Machine Works, Inc
1735 Smith Drive
West Columbia, SC 29169
Metro Machine Works, Inc. is a small family run business established in 1985. Starting out with just a couple of manual mills and lathes, Metro Machine Works, Inc. catered mostly to the maintenance industry from the beginning before slowly branching out into CNC mills and lathes and then into metal cutting and fabrication until finally becoming the one-stop job shop it is today.