Welcome to the Photo Chemical Machining Institute

The source for tracking PCM trends, business developments and competitive factors

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The Photo Chemical Machining Institute (PCMI) is a collaborative, not for profit organization for manufacturers, suppliers and customers of the photochemical machining and electroforming industry.

PCMI represents a broad cross-section of all segments of the photochemical machining and electroforming industry’s technology. It includes companies that are manufacturers and companies that are users of photo chemically machined parts, as well as companies that supply raw materials, equipment and services used to produce its products.

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The Next PCMI Event

Fall 2019The Fall Conference Hotel Deadline is September 11, 2019.  Register Now!

PCMI will hold the Fall 2019 Conference in the United States at the Ramada Geneva Lakefront Hotel, in New York, from October 12 – 16, 2019.


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PCMI training and promotional programs help members train new employees and increase the awareness and exposure of the benefits of PCM.

Online Library

The online library gives members access to key information on technologies and processes, to help improve their products and services.

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The online service directory is an invaluable source of PCM specialists and suppliers to the PCM industry.


Conferences feature two days of PCM technical sessions, networking with colleagues, facility tours, and the opportunity to explore emerging technologies.