About Us

Thavernet_1921Ad.jpgThavenet Machine Company is a family owned and operated company founded in 1921 by the late John Thavenet. This fourth generation company is proud to serve the local area in machining, welding and design. In addition to the services noted it is also the hometown supplier of steel, welding supplies and industrial gases.

Louis (Skip) Thavenet, the present day proprietor, grandson of the founder John, along with his son Eric Thavenet, Pi Tau Sigma, BSME 2007 University of Rhode Island, is proud to carry on the tradition and pride of workmanship passed down from generation to generation.

 

Image: An ad that ran announcing the opening of the Thavenet Machine Shop on Chase Street.