Sixeight Acquires US Machine & Tool

MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Sixeight, a Knoxville-based growth equity firm specializing in privately-owned, legacy businesses, announced today its acquisition of US Machine & Tool. US Machine & Tool is a Murfreesboro precision CNC machining and fabrication company that has been delivering world-class work for leading manufacturers for over thirty-five years. US Machine & Tool provides a wide selection of services such as CNC milling and lathe work, wire EDM, surface and OD grinding, and CMM high precision inspections. They also build production jigs, fixtures, and tooling for other manufacturers.

Sixeight acquired US Machine & Tool due to its potential for high growth in revenue and profit, its strategic placement in the region, and its potential to disrupt their industry. David Gooch, Co-founder and COO of Sixeight said, "We are extremely excited about the opportunity for growth and regional impact with USM&T. We acquired a stellar team of machinists and support staff and are excited to grow the business with them while serving our clients."

As companies in the United States begin to re-shore their manufacturing, Sixeight sees an opportunity among manufacturers to deliver precision manufacturing with quality, speed, and cost in an all-inclusive value proposition. Through capital investments, debt restructures, or mergers and acquisitions, Sixeight ensures that the businesses they invest in will continue to thrive as an essential part of their community’s ecosystem. 

About Sixeight

Sixeight is a growth equity firm that finds, invests in, and transforms regional businesses into high-impact enterprises in the greater Knoxville, Nashville, and Chattanooga, TN metropolitan areas. Sixeight believes in the transformation of people, communities, and businesses. Sixeight identifies companies with high growth potential and provides the talent, experience, and financing necessary to catalyze that potential into growth.

Chuck Morris
Principal, Morris Creative Group LLC


David Gooch
COO, Sixeight


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