Founded in Decatur, Alabama, in 1968 by Harlen and Hazel Tanksley, Tanksley Machine & Tool, Inc. became incorporated in 1976 with five employees in a 6,000 sq. ft. facility specializing in tooling, repair and machine fabrication for local industries. We have since grown to 30 employees and 40,000 sq. ft. of global manufacturing capability, proudly in our third generation of leadership with Jarod and Stuart Tanksley.
Our expertise has gained recognition within the aerospace, automotive, can, chemical, seamless copper tube, heavy equipment, paper, plastic, semiconductor, steel, textile, wire and wood industries.
Utilizing the latest in CNC lathes, CNC mills, conventional machinery, and computer technology, Tanksley Machine & Tool, Inc. is a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. Our close proximity to rail, air, and truck terminals allow efficient service to customers around the globe.
Tanksley Machine & Tool, Inc.’s top priority is customer satisfaction. In addition to our state-of-the-art equipment, our skilled craftsmen, some of which have been employed by Tanksley Machine & Tool 30+ years, are committed to accuracy and accountability for each job entrusted to us. To assist in achieving this goal, we utilize the project management software JobBOSS, which allows 100% traceability for each project at every stage of the process.