For over 72 years CITCO Tools, manufacturer of Diamond and cBN tooling, has been located in Chardon, Ohio. In the summer of 2011, CITCO Tools will relocate to a new state-of-the-art facility located at 7605 Discovery Lane, Concord Twp, Ohio 44077. The modern facility combines 13,290 square feet of office space and 35,510 square feet in manufacturing space, located on 8.905 landscaped, green and treed acres.
The Concord Twp. facility is strategically located in close proximity to I-90 and state routes 44 and 2. The new location will give the company the foundation required for the next century of progress and the tools to remain competitive in a globally demanding market. Within the new facility, CITCO Tools will optimize the space allocated for both production and office spaces. Here CITCO Tools will manufacture the products of higher quality levels and productivity in a more efficient facility designed to support lean manufacturing that supports optimized material flow, optimized manufacturing processes and resource efficiency. Both manufacturing and office spaces are temperature controlled with positive interior air pressure. Utility and environmental systems can be remotely managed adapting to the environmental standards of the future.
CITCO Tools has been an integral part of the regional community since its founding in 1939. CITCO Tools remains community focused employing 75 quality jobs including, manual and CNC machinist and grinder positions. CITCO Tools will remain growth oriented and globally competitive. CITCO Tools is the largest manufacturer of custom engineered cutting tools in North America with a highly motivated and experienced Managerial Team and worldwide customer base, the company remains at the forefront of technology. The relocation will advance the company to be better positioned to be globally competitive, for now and in the future.