Preparations begin on our 75th Anniversary Diamond Year (2022) – Only “Made in the USA” Presetter – Intelligent Tool Management Solutions.
The John F. Nuccitelli Center for Customer Excellence facility is opened in honor of Nuccitelli’s significant contributions in laying the groundwork for our foundation and the 40th Anniversary of the first presetter made back in 1980.
Omega TMM launches three new products within the Tool Measuring and Inspection space; the new Helios Heatshrink/Presetter Combo and the Vue Series Inspection Systems.
Named Top Workplace
Omega TMM receives the Top Workplace Award, one of only 66 companies, for its outstanding culture and best place to work.
Omega TMM is deemed an ‘essential’ company continuing to serve its diverse customer base every day during a world Panademic.
Omega Tool Measuring Machines (TMM) evolves to full Industry 4.0 readiness with world-class partners in tool lifecycle solutions and best-in-class financing.
Omega launches new tool measuring machine products, including SOLIS, creates an industry leading 10-Year Warranty, and enters the stone grinding industry.
Completed Re-Brand: Omega Tool Measuring Machines
Management completes the rebranding to Omega TMM and fully relaunches the entire presetter line under the new brand.
Introducing: Omega by Parlec
Transitional branding on presetter products introduced to the market at IMTS 2018 in Chicago.
Parlec Tooling is sold to Techniks. Presetter becomes a stand-alone USA-based manufacturing business owned by Mike Nuccitelli and Ron Ricotta.
Parlec partners with Gerardi for distribution of Driven & Static Tooling in Europe. Parlec begins distribution of Gerardi angle heads in China.
Expansion in China
Sales offices are opened in Tianjin, Xian, Wuxi, and Chengdu to expand the China presence.
Parlec continues to expand its world wide footprint by opening a Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise in Nanjing. This gives the company full sales, engineering, customer support and distribution capabilities on 3 continents.
Acquires Bristol Tool
Parlec acquires Bristol Tool. Driven and static tools are added to Parlec’s extensive product line. A new sales, engineering and distribution facility opens in Bristol, England.
Parlec enters the Asian market with the opening of a sales and service office in Nanjing, China.
Parlec further enhances its product line to include Workholding. Construction of a 58,000 square-foot plant addition begins.
ISO 9001 Certification
Parlec becomes ISO 9001 Certified for Quality Management. Parlec’s sales triple from 1992-1997.
Mike Nuccitelli and Ron Ricotta purchase the company.
Parlec begins to manufacture and distribute its own line of Boring Tools.
Move to Fairport, NY
Parlec builds a new 42,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility just outside of Rochester in Fairport, NY.
The First Presetter
The first Presetter Tool Measuring Machine is produced.
Additional Product Lines Introduced
Parlec expands its product line with the introduction of Toolholders, which are sold as Numertap and Autofacer accessories.
Introducing Product Lines
Rudy Steiner buys Parlec with partner, Tom McAvoy, producing and distributing Numertap and Autofacer product lines.
Parlec Supports Iconic Growth
Parlec emerges as a leading job shop of Rochester’s business icons at the time: Kodak, Xerox and Bausch & Lomb
Parlec Forms Lasting Reputation
Parlec acquires a solid reputation for quality and reliability in Rochester and its surrounding areas.
Parlec is established in Rochester, NY as a job shop specializing in the manufacturing of Sulky Hubs.