About NTMA

The National Tooling and Machining Association is a trade organization representing the tool & die and precision metalworking manufacturing industry throughout the United States. Organized in 1943, NTMA connects manufacturers to leverage their collective power for networking, learning and advocacy. We serve the following industries: Aerospace, Agricultural, Appliance, Automotive, Construction, Defense, Electronics, Energy, Environmental and Medical industries. ...


Membership Doesn't Cost...It Pays!

NTMA members receive numerous benefits in the areas of advice and assistance, advocacy, member discount programs (affinity programs), benchmarking data (statistical data), education and training and most importantly networking on a local and national level. ...



NTMA-U is an innovative program of online education that bridges the gap between traditional degree programs and skills-based certification curricula. NTMA-U is a DOL-FBAT approved, college accredited on-line skills training/apprentice program which allows students to move through content at their own pace and own their own schedule.


One Voice for Precision Metalworking Industry

NTMA is actively lobbying Congress and the Administration for policies and regulations that will help the metalworking industry compete globally and secure the workforce it needs for today and the future.


NTMA Michiana Manufacturing Members

MCNTMA Members are tool & die and precision metalworking companies from across the Michiana area spanning northwest Indiana and southwest Michigan.


Manufacturing Advancement Program
The MCNTMA and Goodwill Industries of Michiana partnered to create the M.A.P. (Manufacturing Advancement Program) to address the skills gap and workforce development challenges of our community. An innovative way to train employees for companies' tough to fill positions, trainees will receive personalized hands-on digital skills training advancing to the NTMA-U pre-apprentice program where they will learn basic blueprint, shop math and machining. Goodwill Industries of Michiana provides recruitment resources, training case management, hands-on support and resources for career placement with member companies.


Join Today!

Since its foundation in 1943, NTMA has remained relevant by changing with the times, focusing on the future of American manufacturing as exemplified by our members: small and medium-sized companies, many of them owned or privately held. NTMA has the know-how...


Being a member of the MCNTMA allow Complexus Medical to network with like-minded peers in the community, as well as engage in local workforce development which it vital for the long term growth of our industry.

-Michael Behrens of Complexus Medical


MCNTMA Valued Associate Members and Community Partners Invest in Our Local Manufacturing Community and Support Our Membership


Paul Hartz
Board Member

Mack Tool & Engineering supplies Precision Machined Parts to the Aerospace and Medical Industries.

Eric Kurzhal
Board Member & Trustee

ASPI specializes in precision manufacturing of critical components for the aerospace industry.

Kelly Kasner
President & Chapter Executive

Michiana Global Mold specializes in design & build of injection molds for plastics & rubber industries.

Jeff Uebler
Board Member

BCI Solutions is a leading supplier of project-based manufacturing solutions from engineering, castings, machining to assembly.

Kate Lee
Board Member

Director, Talent Engagement, South Bend Regional Chamber of Commerce

Ann Voll
Board Advisor

Board Advisor & MCNTMA Honorary Member for years of service, passion and dedication to workforce development.

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