About Us

Sheet Metal Models home offices and shop site located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Serving the manufacturing industry for over 60 years, Sheet Metal Models Machine and Tool Company, Inc. is dedicated to producing quality work at competitive prices. Based in Indianapolis, SMM is small enough to be responsive to the needs of its customers yet large enough to deliver the service required.


We are staffed by skilled craftsmen with over 100 years of combined experience. They possess the knowledge to produce a finished product that meets customer’s exact requirements and specifications.


SMM is a one-stop shop, providing clients and partners with numerous services from prototype to production, saving our customer's time and money. We leverage the breadth and depth of our entire team's experience to deliver the desired results for each project.


On time delivery, quality assurance, cost control, and attention to detail drive our daily efforts. Our passion is to deliver results beyond our client's and partner’s expectations. Joe Gilliland oversees operations, at SMM as President and CEO, and insures that every client gets the service and quality they deserve.

Sheet Metal Models Pacific Press Brake creating enough pressure for formational bends on a variety of sheet and plate materials.
Sheet Metal Models Machining floor located on site in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Sheet Metal Models CNC Vertical Machinging in action.
The machine shop floor of Sheet Metal Models located in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Sheet Metal Models Mazak laser cutting machine designed to high-volume production with automated setup and dependency.