Our Story

Contract Manufacturing in
Southwestern ontario

We are a leader in manufacturing precision metal fabrications with over 50 years in the industry.

Our Story
New Processes

Vertical Integration Of
Machining Services

In an effort to reduce lead times, we are brought some previously subcontracted operations in house; by adding a HAAS VF-11/40, HAAS UMC-1000, and HAAS ST30-Y to our machine list.

Vertical Integration
Vision

Industry 4.0 is
The Future

We are well on our way to company-wide connectivity and
are constantly pursuing innovative strategies.

Vision
History

Custom Metal Fabrication
Since 1960

Chrima began with one man, an idea, and the determination to make it work.

History
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our Services

We are always adding new machines and expanding our capabilities.

NEW
machining

Machining Systems

3-axis and 5-axis milling, and lathe capabilities help us reduce lead times.

Laser Cutting

Flat Laser systems

With multiple lasers, we are able to cut a wide range of material.

Forming

cnc forming and bending capabilities

Various machines for bending, rolling and forming flat parts.

Welding

Manual and Robotic welding

Strong welding capabilities with robotic & manual welding systems.

Laser Cutting

Tube laser systems

Large format Trumpf tube laser with unique efficiency potential.

Forming

Tube bending

Tube forming with no secondary operations required.

Engineering

Design support

Top talent for designing parts and offline programming.

Credentials

these are some of our certifications

Blog

OUR latest news

Some of our thoughts and opinions about technology, the manufacturing industry and innovation.

As part of our ongoing effort to increase our range of services, we are proud to announce our expansion into machining! The addition of machining is complimentary to our existing fabrication services and will allow more precision and larger scale production of complex parts. Vertical integration has many benefits, including decreasing lead times and increasing control over the operations, but it also plays a crucial role in achieving our vision of succeeding in an Industry 4.0 environment.
September 10, 2019
By
Brad Carlin
Over the past few months, we have continued exploring the foundations of Industry 4.0, and implementing new systems to prepare for a digital future. One such project was focused on dramatically reducing lead time and costs by vertically integrating machining into our business. Beyond just lead time reductions, the addition of machining to our capabilities provides us with far more control over our supply chain than we’ve ever had.
September 10, 2019
By
Brad Carlin
In a stereotypically net polluting industry, we’re looking at what it means to be environmentally conscious in manufacturing. This is the first of a series articles relating to this topic.
August 16, 2018
By
Jeff Carlin
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Our Location

Chrima is located in Stratford, Ontario, mid-way between Kitchener/Waterloo and London; and within easy access of Highway 401.

559 Douro Street
Stratford, Ontario
Canada
N5A 0E3