This profile and subsequent chart are intended to provide a high level overview of press providers. The intent is to educate users of all type of presses on the options you have when selecting your next, stamping, forming, mechanical, hydraulic or forge press.
AIDA PRESSES: Aida was founded in Japan in 1917 and is one of two major mechanical stamping press makers in Japan. Aida builds a wide range of presses from gap frame, large straight sides and forge presses. Jack Sutherland was the original importer (1960) to North America of Pacific Rim made presses made by Aida. Sutherland invested 25 years in growing the Aida brand in North America with good success. In the mid 1980’s Sutherland choose to private label its own line of presses under the Sutherland name. Sutherland was heavily influenced by Aida and has improved upon some of Aida’s designs.
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