About Us

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Originally founded as Forward Machine in 1979, Bond Tool & Engineering has a long history in the thermoforming industry. We have a vast knowledge of traditional in-line thermoforming, and we also have tremendous amount of experience with OMV trim-in-place, prototype, R & D, die set, parts handling, refurbishing tools and fixtures.

Our employees work hard to stay ahead of the competition and are constantly continuing their education by taking classes at the local colleges and universities, attending seminars, and trade shows which helps keep Bond Tool & Engineering current with technology and ideals.

We are located in Kalamazoo, Michigan minutes from US 131 and US I-94, and directly between Detroit and Chicago. We have a 20,000 sq ft. building equipped for semi-trailer shipping and receiving, and we also have the ability to pick up or deliver up to 6000 pounds for your convenience.