Global Precision Products, LLC e-newsletter – December 2019


Great people can do great things with the right technology and support, and that is why we continually invest in experienced employees who deliver unique value. Global Precision Products has worked to develop a culture centered on innovation. Our talented workforce thrives on challenges and is dedicated to lifelong learning and innovative thought.

Mark Higgins - President & CEO<
Mark Higgins
President & CEO

Team Spotlight

Meet Mark Higgins, President & CEO

Mark Higgins has been appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. He takes over the responsibilities from Mark LaBell, who will remain as the company’s Vice President of Sales and Innovation.

Mark LaBell stated, “I am pleased to introduce Mark Higgins as the new President and CEO at Global Precision Products. He is a proven leader who will assist the company in continuing to move the business forward, while maintaining our reputation for supplying the highest quality machined components to our customers. Mark has the industry experience, the passion for our business, and the leadership ability to get us there. We are looking forward to growing this business together with him as our next President and CEO.”

Mark Higgins stated, “I look forward to working with Mark LaBell and the team at Global Precision Products. Mark and the LaBell family have built an outstanding business that prides itself on putting its customers first. Global Precision Products is an innovative company with top notch people, state-of-the-art equipment and a focus on continuous improvement. I want to thank Mark for his leadership and tireless dedication to Global Precision Products.”

Before joining Global Precision Products, LLC, Mark Higgins recently held positions as President at Omega Tool Measuring Machines and Executive Vice President of Parlec Inc. He has a BS in Industrial Technology from SUNY College at Buffalo and an MBA from the Rochester Institute of Technology.    



Global Precision Products, LLC Continues to invest in new Technology and adds cnc milling capabilities

Global Precision Products continually invests in the latest technology to keep the company ahead of customers’ needs. We embrace continuous improvement to quickly and reliably deliver precision with superior quality and unparalleled customer service. Investments in leading machining and automation technology, combined with Lean manufacturing principles enable us to offer world-class precision machining at very competitive pricing.

Our latest technology addition includes a new Makino a51nx Horizontal Machining Center with advanced features/functionality, including:

  • 20,000 rpm high speed spindle and HSK-A63 Spindle taper
  • 133 tool changer

  • Pro 6™ control with optional high speed high accuracy functions
  • Super GI.5 control - the latest generation of Super Geometric Intelligence (SGI), which maintains the highest possible feed rates while maintaining precise workpiece geometry
  • High Speed Smooth Tool Center Point Control (TCP - G43.4) performs 4 and 5 axis machining by accomplishing tool length compensation while changing the attitude of the tool:
    • Enables the tool center point to move along the specified path even if the tool's direction changes with respect to the workpiece
    • Helps detect any sharp discontinuities in the tool orientation generated from the CAM system and smooths the motion to reduce machine shock
  • Results in smoother surfaces and shorter cycle times



American Aerospace & Defense Summit - December 11-12

Visit Global Precision Products, LLC at the american aerospace & defense summit in Glendale, az (december 11-12)


Mark Higgins, President and CEO, and Mark LaBell, founder and VP of Sales & Innovation at Global Precision Products, will be tending the GPP booth at the American Aerospace & Defense Summit. The Summit serves as an annual platform to provide executives with current trends, strategic insights and best practices to optimize manufacturing and R&D in the domestic aerospace industry.

Contact Mark Higgins at (585-626-5695) or Mark LaBell at (585-303-4640) to schedule a day and time to meet at the Summit.


Global Precision Products, LLC
90 High Tech Drive | Rush, NY 14543
Phone: (585) 334-4640 x222 | Fax: (585) 334-2815

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