About Portable Machine Works

In 1980, Portable Machine Works humble beginning consisted of a small wooden shed in a Baton Rouge neighborhood, and a few borrowed portable machine tools.

Since then, Portable Machine Works has evolved to become one of the leading and most respected field machining companies in the region. In addition, PMW has added several related services to offer our customers over the years.
Our commitment to customer satisfaction, quality services and innovative problem solving has established PMW as one of the most reliable field service companies in the industry. Now with over 30 years of service excellence, Portable Machine Works remains committed to providing the highest quality machining, mechanical and fabrication services in the industry.

Mission & Objective

For over thirty years, Portable Machine Works has supplied the highest quality machining, mechanical and fabrication services to all areas of industry and commerce. Our reputation of excellence is based on our commitment to providing clients with the superior service they have come to rely on.

At Portable Machine Works, our top priority is customer satisfaction. We want to earn your trust and your return business. In exchange, you will benefit from our specialized services, expert technical knowledge, and first-rate work at reasonable prices.

Whether your project requires shop or field machining, mechanical services or fabrication, you can trust Portable Machine Works to deliver the results you need.

Commitment to Quality

The PMW Quality Policy is to always strive to improve quality. This policy is based on the reality that you, the customer, always have options in the marketplace. We realize that we have to earn and maintain your trust to keep your business. This is why PMW is committed to making superior performance and continual advancement the foundation of daily operations.

Our aim is to safely and consistently furnish products and services that meet the requirements and expectations of our customers. These products and services will comply with all applicable local, state and federal regulations.

We are in the process of enhancing our status through ISO registration, and our quality system is currently based on ISO 9001:2008 standards. In this way, our clients can enjoy the reassurance of verifiable, strict compliance with the most rigorous industry standards.

Commitment to Safety

At Portable Machine Works, safety is of paramount importance in all company endeavors. We feel that safety precautions not only protect physical welfare, but are essential to employee morale and productivity as well. No aspect of our jobs takes precedence over following proper protocol. Urgency is never to preclude safety under any circumstance, because our employees are our most valuable assets.