Entrust is founded as Entrust Tool and Design Co., Inc. by John Korosec in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Entrust produced specialized machines and provided contract manufacturing services
UNISIG (a future product line for Entrust) is founded in Elgin, Illinois by Swiss Industrial Company (Schweizerische Industrie Gesellschaft “SIG”) and the US company United Technical to provide deep hole drilling equipment and technology to the US market
First Entrust facility expansion increases assembly and machine shop capacity.
Entrust begins systems integration of CNC machinery and automation
Second major facility expansion required for large integrated system assembly.
Current CEO Anthony Fettig joins Entrust’s engineering department.
Entrust acquires UNISIG brand as a product division of Entrust. UNISIG begins to redefine performance expectations in the deep hole drilling market.
Current president Tanya Palmer joins Entrust as Controller
Current management team put in place. A growth strategy is formed to include substantial international business as well as increasing sales in North American markets. Growth continues through Asian and European sales.
UNISIG Express delivery program established to radically reduce lead time on high performance BTA machines and durable tooling
Commitment by shareholders for future significant investment.
Third facility expansion includes 50 ton cranes and a 12 meter [42 ft] high bay assembly.
Entrust changes name to Entrust Manufacturing Technologies, Inc. to identify product development and investment direction. German subsidiary UNISIG GmbH is founded to service European markets.
UNISIG tech center created for advanced deep hole drilling prototype services
Major investments in facilities, machine tools and technology to increase capabilities for large size and close tolerance manufacturing of critical components.
Facilities expanded to over 100,000 sq ft (10,000 sq m) with added technologies for production and expanded inventory
Continuing investments in staff, manufacturing technology, and product development improve our enterprise