Strategic Partnership Expands Precision Field Service Capabilities and Strengthens Commitment to Customer Service Excellence

IPM field technician repairs cold cast iron with on-site metal stitching services.

In-Place Machining Company, LLC (IPM) announces the acquisition of OASIS Alignment Services, LLC (OASIS) as part of a long-term growth strategy to expand reach and service offerings to customers and prospects across the U.S. and Canada. A globally recognized precision field machining company, IPM has long been the leader in onsite machining, diamond wire cutting, and industrial measurement services. Adding the experience, knowledge, and precision measurement and machine alignment capabilities of OASIS, increases IPM’s growing measurement and alignment division, and exponentially enhances the benefits to customers across multiple industries.

“In-Place Machining could not be more excited about the addition of OASIS Alignment Services to our Team,” said Dean Flint, President and CEO of IPM. “Their culture, geographic footprint, expertise in the alignment space, and their experienced high caliber group of technicians are a perfect fit for our growth strategy.”

“It was extremely important to me that OASIS join forces with a company that fully understands what it means to be in the field service industry,” said Ray Masse, former owner and CEO of OASIS Alignment Services. “I firmly believe that we found the right partner in In-Place Machining.”

Brian Hiltunen, President of OASIS Alignment Services, added “In the field service business, your people are your greatest asset. Both IPM and OASIS strongly value and believe in our people, and our company cultures are nearly identical.” Mr. Hiltunen continued saying, “Myself, as well as the entire OASIS team, are excited to be part of In-Place Machining Company and the potential for growth as a result of our partnership.”

OASIS metrology engineer uses a laser tracker to quickly and accurately capture component alignment data.

OASIS Alignment Services provides 3D precision measurement, machine alignment, and mechanical services out of nine service centers located in New Hampshire, North Carolina, Florida, Ohio, Wisconsin, California, Washington and Québec and Ontario, Canada. Their fleet of highly precise portable metrology instruments includes Leica AT960 and AT403 laser trackers, portable measuring arms, laser scanners, and optical tooling.

IPM also recently acquired Exact Metrology, an ISO 9001:2015 and AS 9100 Rev D certified company that provides contract measurement and 3D scanning services, metrology equipment solutions, and hardware and software rentals. Exact Metrology: A Division of In-Place Machining Company has locations in Ohio, Wisconsin, and Illinois.

With the acquisition of OASIS Alignment Services, all IPM customers will not only benefit from expanded precision field services, but closer proximity to these services from eighteen locations in the U.S. and Canada.

“The combination of Exact Metrology and OASIS Alignment Services as divisions of IPM give our great company a breadth and scale of high-end precision measurement capabilities that are unmatched in the industry,” noted Mr. Flint.

In-Place Machining Company: On-Site Machining Solutions In-Place, Any Place in the World.

In-Place Machining Company (IPM), with facilities in Wisconsin, Washington, Virginia, Ohio, California, and Ontario, Canada, is the premier provider of high-precision engineered on-site machining, metrology, and large scale cutting & drilling services for a wide range of renewable energy, aerospace, industrial, and military customers throughout the world. For more information on the services provided by IPM visit

For more information, please contact:

In-Place Machining Company
Dean Flint, President & CEO
3811 N. Holton Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Local: 414.562.2000
Toll Free: 800.833.3575

OASIS Alignment Services
Brian Hiltunen, President 
N922 Tower View Drive
Greenville, WI 54942
Local: 920.757.1583

OASIS Alignment Services is committed to a seamless transition and we are very excited about the additional on-site precision services this partnership provides our customers. Know that we remain dedicated to providing the high level of service expected of us, and that the OASIS representatives that you work with and trust do not change. If you have any questions or want to learn more, please do not hesitate to contact us or reach out to your local OASIS representatives.

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