Taycar Enterprises Inc. was founded by Jim Smith in 1983.
Air Force Weapons Laboratory (AFWL) contract to modify an aircraft for electro-magnetic pulse testing.
Taycar began work on a contract from Sandia National Laboratories to fabricate scale tractor-trailers for crash testing for the Department of Energy.
First piece of CNC equipment - a ten station CNC turret punch.
Taycar works with Sandia National Labs on the Explosives Detection Portal project.
Taycar built and moved into a larger facility, in order to meet the growing demand for our services.
We also added water jet cutting as a capability with a new Flow 6012 Integrated Flying Bridge shape cutting system.
Taycar completed its ISO 9001:2000 training and achieved compliance and was awarded on-going contract work from Los Alamos National Laboratories for manufacturing support of national security projects.
Added some new CNC equipment to keep up with demand. Strippit ST-1212, 26 station CNC turret punch and a Cincinnati Proform, 4 axis, CNC press brake.
Added Flow Mach 500 water jet. It features a 2 meter x 4 meter (6.5' x 13') cutting bed and 94,000 psi pump.