Machine Tool Retrofit

DSCF2626Machine Tool Retrofit

Upgrading your old machine tool NC or PLC control system to a state-of-the-art system is a cost effective way to increase reliability and productivity in your production process. MPE can provide the engineering know-how to integrate a new CNC or PLC system to your existing machine tool allowing you to take advantage of the many innovations that have occurred in CNC technology over recent years. A machine rewire, complete with full documentation, will further enhance the reliability of the machine and enhance machine serviceability for years to come.

Electrical Services

MPE Electrical Retrofit Services include CNC Control and PLC programming services, On-Site Troubleshooting of all electrical systems, Servo and Spindle Motor Service, Motor Drive Service and Replacement, Scale Service and Replacement, Down-Wire and Re-Wire for Machine Moves and Replacement parts for all major brands including Siemens, Fanuc, Heidenhain, Allen Bradley, and many more.

Mechanical Services

MPE provides complete machine tool mechanical rebuild services including troubleshooting, machine tool guideway grinding, scraping, and fitting to achieve original OEM specifications. MPE also provides mechanical services for hydraulic systems, lube systems, OEM gears, ball screws, ACME screws and nuts and essentially all aspects of your machine

Laser Services

MPE Machine Tool, Inc. Laser Services can help to reduce scrap and keep your machine tool in spec. Using Hamar lasers for geometry and Renishaw Laser Interferometers for distance calibration, MPE can put accuracy back into your machine tool.


Complete documentation is provided including AutoCAD Inventor for mechanical drawings and AutoCAD Electrical for electrical schematics provided on hard copy and disc

Also included are spare parts lists, OEM documentation, machine operator notes, drive parameter lists, and PLC Ladder.