Latest News

We’re Expanding

August 26, 2014
Bartlett, IL –  Currently we are in the process of renovating and expanding our facilities to encompass our growing resources and personnel. For the past four months our operations and planning teams have worked tirelessly to ensure that all construction [read more...]

Engineering Project Manager

August 26, 2014
Bartlett, IL – We are pleased to welcome Ms. Katie Lane as the newest member of the EDM Department team. Lane recently graduated from Purdue University with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering. Having worked with EDM part-time throughout college, [read more...]

Chief Operating Officer

August 26, 2014
Bartlett, IL – We are excited to announce Mr. Walter Zic as our Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Zic will oversee all strategic and operational processes at EDM Department. He will provide leadership to the strategic planning process and will [read more...]

July eNews

July 23, 2014
Read the latest news from EDM Department in our July Newsletter! Download the PDF

CLM Technology

May 8, 2014
Bartlett, IL – EDM Department is proud to announce we now offer CLM services based upon the technology developed by Alicona Manufacturing. Alicona Manufacturing’s CLM machine is composed of a Makino machining center and an integrated optical 3D measurement sensor from [read more...]

Announcing our New Technical Director

May 8, 2014
Bartlett, IL – EDM Department pleased to announce Dr. William P. King as our Technical Director. King is the College of Engineering Abel Bliss Professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and is one of the world’s foremost authorities [read more...]

EDM Department proud part of the DMDI

April 15, 2014
Bartlett, IL – On February 25th 2014, President Obama announced UI Labs, a non-profit research and development organization led by the University of Illinois, as the leader of the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute. The institute will be a [read more...]

Demonstration at Makino Conference

December 27, 2013
Senior Editor Larry Adams’ article Good Metrology Balances Tolerance Budgets, originally featured in MICROmanufacturing magazine’s November/December 2013 issue, recalled EDM CEO Mark Raleigh’s demonstration at the Makino conference. Makino Inc., a milling machine and EDM builder, hosted a micromachining conference [read more...]

EDM Department Forms Joint Venture with Alicona Imaging

November 15, 2013
EDM Department Inc., a corporation focused on the advanced development of flexible manufacturing, recently announced it will embark on a joint venture with Austrian based Alicona Imaging GmbH. This joint venture, referred to as Alicona Manufacturing, is transpiring with the [read more...]

EDM Department Featured in Cutting Tools Engineering

October 9, 2013
EDM Department was recently featured in Cutting Tools Engineering magazine for the utilization of integrated measuring capability. The use of this technology has enabled EDM Department to be more responsive to customer needs and requests. Mark Raleigh, CEO of EDM, [read more...]