NORTHFIELD’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS

NORTHFIELD’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS

UPDATED 04/24/20:

Northfield received another rush order for tooling to make more ventilator components. The order calls for 16 chucks that must ship ASAP. Northfield has ramped up production to manufacture and ship these chucks in just one week.

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UPDATED 04/16/20:

NORTHFIELD IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE HAVE REDUCED THE EXPECTED LEAD TIME FOR MANUFACTURING FOUR CUSTOM CHUCKS REQUIRED FOR MANUFACTURING VENTILATOR COMPONENTS FROM A STANDARD 12 – 14 WEEKS TO AN UNPRECEDENTED 8 DAYS. WE CONTINUE TO RECEIVE ORDERS FOR MORE WORKHOLDING PRODUCTS FOR VENTILATOR COMPONENT MANUFACTURING AND WE WILL DO WHATEVER IS NECESSARY TO TURN THESE PRODUCTS AROUND AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE.
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UPDATED 04/08/20:

NORTHFIELD HAS BEEN ASKED TO SUPPLY CUSTOM TOOLING TO  MANUFACTURE PROPRIETARY COMPONENTS OF VENTILATORS. STANDARD LEAD TIME ON A SINGLE CUSTOM CHUCKING SYSTEM IS TYPICALLY 12 TO 14 WEEKS, BUT NORTHFIELD HAS BEEN TASKED TO SHORTEN THE LEAD TIME CONSIDERING THE CURRENT DIRE SITUATION. WITH STRATEGIC PLANNING AND RESTRUCTURE OF RESOURCES NORTHFIELD IS PLANNING TO DELIVER FOUR CUSTOM HARDENED AND GROUND CHUCKING SYSTEMS IN 2 WEEKS. AS A NEW YORK CORPORATION, WE ARE PROUD TO BE PART OF THIS MUCH NEEDED SOLUTION.

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UPDATED 04/03/20:

NORTHFIELD HAS PRIORITIZED ITS MEDICAL RELATED ORDERS AND IS SHIPPING THESE ORDERS IN DAYS INSTEAD OF MONTHS.
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UPDATED 03/21/20:

NEW YORK’S MANDATE TO KEEP 100% OF EMPLOYEES HOME FOR ALL NON-ESSENTIAL BUSINESS IS IN EFFECT AS OF 03/21/20 AT 8 PM.

NORTHFIELD PRECISION INSTRUMENT CORP. IS AN ESSENTIAL BUSINESS, AND WILL THEREFORE CONTINUE TO REMAIN OPERATIONAL.

NORTHFIELD WILL HAVE APPROXIMATELY 80% ONSITE STAFF, BUT WILL STILL RETAIN THE ABILITY TO:

– SEND REQUESTED QUOTES

– ACCESS AND RESPOND TO ALL EMAILS

– ACCESS AND RESPOND TO PHONE CALLS AND INQUIRIES – MANUFACTURE AND SHIP PRODUCT – DISCUSS/DESIGN NEW AND CURRENT APPLICATIONS – SEND PRINTS

NORTHFIELD IS DEDICATED TO ENSURING THAT THE VITAL NEEDS OF ALL CUSTOMERS ARE FULLY MET.

IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS PLEASE CALL US AT 516-431-1112.