As a manufacturer of precision-machined products, Reno Machine Company announces they have acquired Design Company, Inc./DECO, an engineering services provider for the aerospace, commercial, industrial, and military industries headquartered in Collinsville, Connecticut.


“Reno Machine is very pleased with this purchase as it allows us to offer a full-service solution, from concept development right through to design, documentation, and manufacturing,” says Mark Occhialini, president of Reno Machine. “DECO will maintain its name and customer base while it joins forces with Reno Machine to create turnkey solutions to both companies’ customers.”


Ron Morris will continue to serve as president of Design Company, Inc., providing DECO customers stability in their relationship and Reno customers an additional point of contact for engineering services.


In operation for two generations since 1962, DECO provides engineering services for a wide range of commercial, industrial, and military customers. Along with the in-house capabilities and CAD systems maintained – CATIA V4 & V5, Unigraphics NX, SolidWorks – DECO also provides temporary technical staffing for client projects on-site at customer facilities.


Reno Machine Company is a contract manufacturer of precision-machined products for a wide variety of markets, including aerospace, industrial gas turbine, nuclear, medical, and military. The company is a specialist in tooling for composites. From its 68,000-square-foot facility in Newington, Connecticut, Reno can handle projects that range from a simple operation on a critical component, to design, fabrication and machining of complex assemblies.