MENOMONEE FALLS — On Thursday, Menomonee-Falls based
Dielectric Corporation announced it has acquired
Centerline Machine, Incorporated of Waupaca.
Centerline Machine specializes in the machining and
fabrication of parts and products composed of steel,
composites and exotic alloys. According to the
announcement, Centerline Machine’s capabilities
complement Dielectric Corporation’s strengths in the
manufacture of plastic and non-ferrous metal products.
“With the addition of the Centerline Machine operation,
we can now offer a wider range of machining, fabrication
and prototyping services. This expansion will enable us
to better serve existing clients and to diversify our
customer base,” said Dielectric Corporation's Chief
Executive Officer Mike Esser in a statement.
As part of Dielectric Corporation’s growth strategy, its
goal is to more fully meet the needs of the original
equipment manufacturers it serves. The Centerline
Machine acquisition enables Dielectric Corporation to
offer machining in a wider range of materials and sizes,
according to the announcement, as well as allowing the
company to expand its service mix to include metal
fabrication, laser cutting and abrasive waterjet
“We anticipate the need for expanded capabilities and
services to meet customer demand in coming years. As a
result, we plan to further develop operations at all of
our facilities,” Esser said.