LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (October 5, 2016) – Pleasurecraft Engine Group (PEG) recently purchased a new OKK HM6000S which was on display showcasing the latest innovations in CNC machining at the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago, IL from September 12-17, 2016.
This OKK HM6000S makes the fourth machine of its kind, plus two OKK VP400s, to have been purchased in less than 12 years. These machines make up PEG’s state-of-the-art portfolio of equipment used to machine all cast iron and aluminum parts in-house. Additionally, PEG builds all machine fixtures in-house and performs 100% piece part quality inspection, including pressure-testing components.
The OKK HM6000S provides new concepts in high-speed machining offering drastic improvements in speed, rigidity, and durability over competing machines. This horizontal machining center offers the fastest and most powerful machines in their class, while providing easy access, maintenance, and operation.
PEG President Mark McKinney stated, “We are excited to have this additional piece of equipment as yet another tool to help drive our quality to higher levels. We look forward to the opportunities this purchase may present in the future and the possibilities of further innovation.”
About Pleasurecraft Engine Group: Pleasurecraft Engine Group, owned by Correct Craft, manufactures four engine brands, PCM, Crusader, Challenger, and Levitator, from its headquarters in Little Mountain, South Carolina. For forty years Pleasurecraft has led the industry in providing the highest quality, most innovative inboard engines, backed with exceptional service. For more information please visit www.pcmengines.com.
About Correct Craft: Celebrating 92 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. The Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, and SeaArk boat companies, Pleasurecraft Marine Engine Group, and Aktion Parks. For more information please visit www.correctcraft.com.