Machine Shop


  Contact Us:  800-228-3644 ext. 38636  

Thompson Machinery

Thompson’s machine shops deliver world-class capabilities with the personal attention of a local provider. Our tenured technicians apply a “can-do” attitude and decades of experience to bring you superior work at value pricing. Featuring fabrication, metal spray, line boring and field machining, Thompson provides convenient and economical options for a wide variety of machinery and component repairs.

Services Offered



MIG AND STICK WELDING – easily handles projects from sheet metal to large fabrication and repair. When needed, our field crew is equipped to bring these services to your site.

TIG – available for projects involving aluminum, copper, titanium, or even two completely different metals. Our experienced crew will fabricate or repair a part just like you imagined.


LARGE HYDRAULIC PRESSES – our 60 ton press enables Thompson’s technicians to easily straighten and form parts others may find difficult.

FLAME SPRAY COATING – provides an economical alternative to more labor-intensive repair process. Worn surfaces can be repaired by depositing a coating from 1/30th to 1/80,000th of an inch, depending on the process and feedstock.  


FLAME CUTTING – an economical way to cut one or more parts from large plates with thickness up to 5 inches.

WATERJET CUTTING – utilizes three-dimensional cutting capabilities, designed for reliable, fast, and accurate performance with no heat or material distortion. Table accepts material up to 5’ x  10’ and 5” thick. Etching capabilities available on certain materials.


METALWORKING LATHES – ranging from smaller, everyday projects up to a 60” swing and a 164” long workpiece.

MILLING MACHINES – to surface engine blocks, cylinder heads, and manifolds.

LINE BORING MACHINES – Portable and in-shop line boring machines to restore worn or damaged parts to original dimensions ranging from 1” to 24” diameter.


HYDRAULIC CYLINDERS – repair, rebuild, fabricate, and hone a cylinder up to 21” diameter and 19’ long.

HYDRAULIC HOSES – Cat and many other hoses made at all Thompson stores. 

PAINT BOOTHS – Large capacity booths in Memphis, TN and LaVergne, TN.

Newest Addition to the Machine Shop

OMAX 60120 JetMachining Center  

- Fastest cutting speeds and best precision compared to any competitive abrasive waterjet in the industry

- Machines a wide range of materials and thicknesses, from metals and composites to glass and plastics

- Does not create heat-affected zones or mechanical stresses


Thompson Machinery offers delivery between all branch locations in Tennessee and Mississippi. Drop off and pickup made easy... Call us today!

"Thompson technicians are experienced with steel, cast iron, aluminum, and stainless steel and are ready to handle your repair today. Whether you work in construction, agriculture, architectural, industrial, or transportation, we can support your need."

Jimmie Thompson

Machine Shop Supervisor, Thompson Machinery

Thompson Advantage

It’s all about saving you time, having the right tooling, and the expert team… That’s the Thompson Advantage. 

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Contact Us


Camden, TN - 4350 US-641, Camden, TN 38320  

Clarksville, TN - 541 Alfred Thun Rd, Clarksville, TN 37040  

Cookeville, TN - 667 Horace Lewis Rd, Cookeville, TN 38506  

Jackson, TN - 2000 Airways Blvd, Jackson, TN 38301  

La Vergne, TN - 1245 Bridgestone Pkwy, La Vergne, TN 37086  

Manchester, TN - 3565 New Tullahoma Hwy, Manchester, TN 37355  

Memphis, TN - 1291 Corporate Ave, Memphis, TN 38132  

Nashville, TN (Cat Rental Store) - 1333 Foster Ave, Nashville, TN 37210  

Boyle, MS -   610 Gaines Hwy, Boyle, MS 38730  

Columbus, MS -   3199 S Frontage Rd, Columbus, MS 39701  

Greenwood, MS -   1808 US-82, Greenwood, MS 38930  

Tupelo, MS - 421 Wallace Road, Belden, MS 38826