About Us


Forging Equipment Solutions (FES) was created in 2012 as a continuation of a longstanding relationship between Hatebur and CEFI Induction Heating and the North American Forging Industry. Jeff Jones, company President, enjoys over 30 years of working in the Forging Industry.  Jeff's partner Michael O'Toole, Vice President,  boasts over 25 years of experience and they are both complemented by extensive experience in Forging with some talented members who also enjoy longstanding experience in the Forging Industry. We offer world class support for the installation and continuing service of Hatebur forging machines and CEFI Induction heaters.  In 2021 we welcome Fagor Arrasate and Mecolpress to complete our forging line offerings. We also support a wide variety of equipment in addition to our core business. We have extensive experience with industrial automation.  We are a Rockwell Automation system integrator. We also work with ABB Robots, Siemens PLC's, multiple safety systems, fully automated cranes and unmatched service of multiple induction heating platforms. These platforms include but are not limited to CEFI, Newelco and EAA.

We strive to bring you the services that are tailored to the needs of your business. Customization is our specialty. Reliability and simplicity are the hallmarks of our service philosophy. Personal service from friendly live voices is what you’ll get from us.