In 1966, B & W Machine Co. Inc. was established by Bernadette (Bernie) and Peter Bockstahler II. Peter II. originally created the company with a friend. Peter Sr and his friend started using and learning machinery through a friend’s shop. Eventually, Peter II established the business on his own with his wife (Bernie) and generate business through word of mouth.
Their vision was to establish a family style mom and pop shop in the precision machine, welding and fabrication industry.
Their goal was to provide quality service and top notch products. All three of their children worked for the company growing up.
In 2005, their son Peter Bockstahler III took over the company. With the roots of his parents’ business vision and Peter Jr’s own business expertise, Peter Jr continues to develop the company. Pete II. has introduced the CNC machinery to the company and
What we do
B & W Machine Co. Inc. is a full service Illinois precision machine, welding and fabrication company. We have different CNC machinery, manual machinery, and welding equipment. Within tolerance, we repair parts back to the original specifications and dimensions.