As President of Sutherland Presses, my goal is to lead our team to the next level in processes, leading edge technology, and strong customer relations. I am committed to continually investing time at our factories overseeing product development with a strong focus on quality, craftsmanship, and equipment design.
At Sutherland Presses, we adhere to a controls first philosophy for our mechanical, servo hydraulic, composite, and forge press’, putting the I-PRESS® control first among the features of our equipment which improves the user interface and expands press functionality.
We welcome hearing from you about your press application to evaluate and ensure a Sutherland Solution is a good fit.
President: Jack Wilson
Sutherland Presses celebrates over 75 years of delivering world-class stamping, forging and metal forming solutions.
Our team is never content to sit still, and we all share a passion for breaking new ground in the metal forming world. We believe in aggressively pursuing new technologies that have the potential to carry manufacturing into the next century and beyond.
Sutherland Presses established by generation one, Jack Sutherland.
Jack Sutherland sells master steel coils in the U.S., sourced from NKK in Japan.
Jack Sutherland imports the first 50 Pacific Rim presses ever sold in the USA, all built by Aida.
Second generation, Mark Sutherland takes the helm.
Sutherland Presses goes "Private Label" and begins sourcing from Taiwan.
Sutherland Presses adds mechanical forge & hydraulic presses to the product range.
Third generation, Jill Sutherland joins Team Sutherland.
Sutherland Presses begins studying sources in mainland China.
Sutherland Presses continues business in Taiwan and begins sourcing in mainland
Mark Sutherland develops the first I-PRESS® & automation control system.
Sutherland's California press prep center in La Mirada established.
The next generation of I-PRESS® debuts with the I-PRESS PLUS®.
Sutherland Presses introduces servo hydraulic presses controlled by I-PRESS HYDRO®.
I-PRESS FORGE® joins the family of press controls.
Third Generation Jack Sutherland Wilson joins the team.
Fortune 100 automotive stamper installs automated mechanical high speed stamping lines in Tennessee. As of 2020 they have over 22 press lines controlled by I-PRESS PLUS® line controllers.
Japanese automotive OEM installs 600 ton stamping line in their Mexico plant controlled via our I-PRESS® & Automation controller.
Major international hand tool maker installs both hot & cold forge automated press lines controlled by I-PRESS FORGE® line controller.
Refined eccentric plunger guided mechanical straight side presses with increased accuracy & low deflection rates. Tonnages from 300 to 1600 ton available.
Jack Sutherland Wilson, generation 3 is appointed as President of Sutherland Presses.
Largest global automotive component supplier orders high tonnage servo hydraulic press for mexico plant controlled by I-PRESS HYDRO® servo hydraulic line controller.
Major home appliance maker installed servo hydraulic press automated tandem line in Tennessee and a stand alone press in Mexico plants controlled by I-PRESS HYDRO® servo hydraulic line controller.
Our controls first philosophy with I-PRESS® has proven to be a differentiator in the press industry. Our focus on presses encompasses three key areas, mechanical straight sides, servo hydraulic, hot, cold and cored forge presses.
Good news for forging companies, the industry is on course to increase +8% per year through 2030. The forging industry must lead the drive for technological advances which include: better and more accurate equipment, all types of automation, faster die change over times, process controls and sensors just to name a few.MORE >
Sutherland Presses celebrates over 75 years of delivering world-class stamping, forging and metal forming solutions.MORE >
Over the decades we’ve partnered with some amazing companies on some amazing products and metal forming solutions.MORE >