Manufacturing Technology, Inc.(MTI) has taken a global perspective providing joining and welding solutions. MTI has established itself as a worldwide leader in friction welding, including rotary and linear friction welding technologies, delivering machine solutions to six continents. Globally, over 800 MTI welding machines, each designed to meet a customers' unique needs, are in operation for many industries including aerospace, automotive, energy, military, railway and shipbuilding. Customers include Boeing, GE, Pratt and Whitney, Rolls-Royce, and many other tier-one suppliers. As a fourth-generation ISO 9001 & SAE AS7003 registered company, MTI also offers a full line of Value-Added Services, including R & D, design and contract welding services for both large and small production runs via a second dedicated 118,000 sq. ft. facility in South Bend, Indiana. A family owned business founded in 1926, MTI employs 225+ people in its South Bend, United Kingdom and China locations.