Precision 5-Axis & 3-Axis Waterjet Cutting, 5-Axis Hi-Def Plasma Cutting & Industrial Laser Cutting Services
AST’s versatility of 5-Axis and 3-Axis Waterjet, 5-Axis Hi-Def Plasma, 3-Axis CNC Router cutting and Laser cutting applications for many industries is our core strength. AST serves a wide range of industries with our precision 5-Axis and 3-Axis waterjet, router and industrial laser cutting services. We have created a vast number of precision components for the oilfield, aerospace, medical, and architectural industries. We have also cut and assembled all types of marble medallions, floor medallions, wall medallions and custom medallions for Las Vegas casinos, homes and businesses. Our signs are on display at dozens of major companies and countless decorative art projects. Our experienced team has an amazing ability to find new and creative ways to provide our customers with cost-effective, high-quality solutions for their precision cutting requirements.
Our diverse customer base requires extraordinary people who thrive on innovating new techniques. We have carefully assembled a team of cutting industry professionals with one common goal: to provide you with a level of quality and customer service that consistently exceeds your expectations. We have been able to utilize the strengths of Waterjet; no tooling, quick programming, ability to cut anything, etc., to gain entry into many arenas.
During our 16 year history, AST has delighted it’s customer with creative solutions in the following markets:
- Oilfield – Waterjet cutting is used in every aspect of the Oilfield; from Drilling to Cranes
- Military – Do you need thick Aluminum, Stainless Steel or Inconel cut to “bullet-proof” your product? Waterjet can do it.
- Industrial Sheet Metal Fabrication Job Shops – Perfect for cutting shapes that are used in fabricating Metal Structures of all kinds.
- Medical – Custom products and devices can all be cut on a Waterjet to the exacting tolerances of the medical community. Whether it is a new dental tool or a large bracket that holds lighting and monitors, we can create them.
- Maintenance & Repair Shops – Did your custom machine break a critical custom component? Bring the part to us and we can recreate it, like new.
- Machine Shops – Waterjets have been used to cut all sorts of shapes that are used in machine building and repair.
- Automotive & Motorcycle – Low volume and high volume products alike are perfect for Waterjet cutting. Bring your one of a kind custom design or mass production part to us, and we can economically bring it to life.
- Tool & Die Makers – Waterjets can “hog” out the large pieces of tool steel to save time on your CNC Mills.
- Laser Job Shops – Waterjets can cut everything that a laser cannot.
- Wire EDM Job Shops – Waterjet cutting is perfect for the thicker materials that just take too long on an EDM. Waterjet cutting is about ½ the cost of the typical EDM process.
- Aerospace – Perfect for cutting Aluminum and Phenolic material whose parts cannot have any heat affected zones.
- Architectural Solutions – Waterjets and Routers are used to cut custom letters in any shape and size, Signage in all types of materials and Interior / Exterior architectural products (grilles, ornamental pieces, sculptures and lighting)
- Glass Enclosures / Sun Control – Many companies that manufacture glass walls, use aluminum as the frames. Waterjet & Router cutting are excellent methods to cut splice plates, panels and frames. Waterjet and Router cutting are used for the Outriggers; which are the main supports for Sun Control Products like Louvers, Trellis and Airfoil Blades.
- Tile, Marble and Stone Industry – Waterjets are used to cut countertops, backsplashes, borders and intricate stone mosaics.
- High End Builders – Granite and Stone is used in many aspects of the high end homebuilding markets; Medallions, Backsplashes, Patio treatments, Countertops, and Flooring .
Flooring, Logo’s & Custom Medallions
- Medallions & Flooring – Waterjets are used to cut intricate designs all types of marble medallions, floor medallions, wall medallions and custom medallions… From VCT to the hardest Granite .
- Floor Logos – We can cut your custom floor logo from VCT, Quartz or Stone for your school, office building or home.
- Sign Making – Signs are made from all types of material and Waterjets & Routers can cut all of them, from Aluminum to Plastic to Stainless Steel
- Letters – Custom letters for your signage needs can be cut from any type of material. We cut everything from aluminum sign letters or metal letters to plastic or steel letters. We cut them in any size or font.
- Displays – AST has cut materials for all types of exhibits and displays.
Flooring Borders & Medallions Now Standard Items
AST is pleased to offer our standard marble and stone floor medallion designs to our customers. After years of manufacturing custom medallions and logos for the flooring industry, we have standardized our most popular designs into cost-effective pieces. You simply choose the design and materials, and we deliver a ready-to-install, beautifully crafted marble or stone floor medallion to you within 2 – 3 weeks. We offer both grouted and grout-less medallions. If you would like to become a distributor for this exciting new medallion program, please contact Tony Woodall at [email protected] or call 800.532.0383.