Association Partners

American Mold Builders

American Mold Builders Assn. All kinds of machine shops, job shops and make-to-order manufacturers are realizing the beauty and ease of the E2 Shop System. Learn how it’s helping thousands of shops, and see for yourself if E2 is right for you too.learn more

Association for Manufacturing Technology

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology represents and promotes U.S.-based manufacturing technology and its members—those who design, build, sell, and service the continuously evolving technology that lies at the heart of manufacturing. learn more

Precision Machined Products Association

PMPA has been directly linked to the Industry since its inception in 1933, as the NSMPA – National Screw Machine Products Association. Created by a group of screw machine shop owners seeking to improve the standing of the Industry their mission remains alive and well today some 68 years later. learn more

Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME

Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME, headquartered in Dearborn, MI, is the world’s leading professional society serving the manufacturing industries, SME influences more than 500,000 manufacturing executives, managers and engineers. learn more

Tooling & Manufacturing Association

Tooling & Manufacturing Association (TMA), TMA has grown into a 1,600+ member not-for-profit organization of precision metalworking, plastic molding, and supplier companies. learn more

The National Tooling & Machining Association (NTMA)

NTMA is the national representative of the custom precision manufacturing industry in the United States. learn more

PMA Precision Metalforming Association (PMA)

PMA is the full-service trade association representing the $41 billion metalforming industry of North America. learn more

Industry Partners

Dynamic Systems

Buy 250 e2/Shoptech Laser Checks / Get 250 Free on your first order with Dynamic Systems. learn more

Job Shop Power Sites

Job Shop PowerSites is a full-service website development company, started by actual job shop owners, and designed to serve the contract manufacturing industry. We combine our years of hands-on manufacturing experience with cutting-edge computer technology to build a high-quality, state-of-the-art website for your business. learn more


Metal working portal that features imbedded B2B integration to established ERP, Estimating, and Quoting systems. learn more

Micro Estimating Systems, Inc.

Micro Estimating Systems, Inc. is the industry leader in computer-aided process planning and computer-aided estimating in the machining and fabrication industries. Engineering solutions from Micro Estimating employ proprietary Automatic Feature Recognition, Machine Tool Emulation and Knowledge Based Machining, to readily establish precise production times and costs with exceptional speed. learn more

MTI Systems, Inc.

MTI Systems provides Costimator, cost estimating, quoting and process planning software. Single-man job shops, contract manufacturers, machining and fabricating shops, tier 1 suppliers and OEMs, for example, use it to estimate the time and/or cost to manufacture parts, assemblies and products. Unique estimating features include the industry data, cost models, and parametric estimating. The E2 system reads in data from the Costimator database. learn more


Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. learn more

Red Wing Software

Red Wing Software provides payroll software for U.S. customers. learn more

Easy Pay Software

Easy Pay Software provides payroll software for Canadian customers. learn more

Business Objects

Seagate Software provides Crystal Reports. learn more


Computerwise provides time clock hardware. learn more

Modern Machine Shop

Serving the Metalworking Industries since 1928. learn more

Safeguard Business Systems

Serving local businesses like yours for more than 45 years, an experienced, trusted and reliable resource in your business community. learn more

Better Business Bureau

BBB sees trust as a function of two primary factors – integrity and performance. Integrity includes respect, ethics and intent. Performance speaks to a business’s track record of delivering results in accordance with BBB standards and/or addressing customer concerns in a timely, satisfactory manner. learn more