Venango Machine Company has a long history of working with press manufacturers in building components for high quality presses. Venango Machine Company builds platens, bolster plates, spacer plates, slab sides, heads, c-frames, tie bars, cylinder platens and many other components for a variety of press types including:

  • Compression presses
  • Hot presses
  • Steam heated
  • Oil heated
  • Electric heated
  • Cold presses
  • Combination presses
  • Steam heated water cooled presses
  • Electrically heated water cooled presses
  • Corrugators
  • Injection presses
  • Laminating presses
  • Rubber presses


Venango Machine Company, along with the other companies of Custom Group Industries, cover the entire spectrum of machining and press manufacturer needs including:

  • Press component manufacturing
  • Press technical/design support
  • Press fabrication or manufacturing


Let Venango Machine Company solve all your press related needs TODAY!!

Signitature Pattern of Blanchard Grinding

Signitature Pattern of Blanchard Grinding

The signature pattern of a rotary blanchard grinder is shown with a plain steel plate. Blanchard grinding aggressively removes steel leveling and rough the plate for further operations.  

Venango Machining Operations

Venango Machining Operations

Venango offers multiple levels of surface finish. This platen is ready for shipment to a composite board manufacturer. 

Platen Production

Platen Production

Precision machining and blanchard grinding involved in platen manufacturing  

Surface Milling

Surface Milling

Achieve close tolerance, flatness and parallelism through surface milling.