Partners in THINC Welcomes Bucci Industries
Bucci's IEMCA bar feeders and gantry loaders integrate seamlessly with Okuma’s THINC®-OSP control on lathes.
Okuma America Corporation (Charlotte, NC), a world leader in CNC machine tools, is pleased to announce that Bucci Industries USA Inc. (Charlotte, NC), a leader in manufacturing automation solutions, has joined Partners in THINC.
Bucci Industries is the corporate parent for a diverse portfolio of world-class, cutting edge engineering and manufacturing firms around the world. Consisting of IEMCA, Giuliani (Progressive Honing Solutions), Sinteco, Vire, and Riba Composites, Bucci Industries pursues its passion of developing and producing only the finest people, technology and products in the industry.
With over 800 employees located in seven countries across four continents, Bucci Industries remains the premier choice across the globe for superior technology, quality and customer service.
Bucci Industries’ IEMCA division of bar feeders and gantry loaders is a perfect fit for Partners in THINC. IEMCA’s BOSS, PRODIGY, VIP-80IC bar loaders and AUTOMATA gantry integrates seamlessly with Okuma’s THINC® –OSP control, allowing the lathe to completely integrate and control bar loader/gantry operations. As IEMCA continues its pursuit of innovation and superior performance, upcoming products with integrated OKUMA THINC-OSP control platform capability will ensure maximum productivity and peerless quality.
“Bucci Industries rejoins Partners in THINC and brings several technologies under their banner. IEMCA bar feeders and gantry loaders are known worldwide for their dependability and consistent performance in loader machine tools. Sinteco will provide a possible source for Assembly and Test equipment and Vire Automation, a specialty in packaging. Our partnership will mainly be focused on the IEMCA line but these other technologies will assist our customers in several areas of their manufacturing processes,” says Jeff Estes, the director of Partners in THINC.