About IST Precision

Our Background

IST Precision is your turnkey supplier for taking your engineering needs from concept to implementation. With IST Precision, you have an expert team at your disposal to support your project deadlines without compromising your company’s priorities. We are “Engineers Helping Engineers”

  • Established 2001
  • Located in Mooresville, NC
  • Staff: Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Electronics Technicians, Machinists
  • Strengths: Nimble and fast-reacting advanced engineering firm

Facilities (17,500 sq ft)

  • Engineering Offices
  • Machine Shop
  • Electronics Shop
  • Lab and Assembly Stations
  • Warehouse Assembly Facility (9100 Sq. Ft.)


  • Solidworks with FEA simulation
  • LabView
  • Altium
  • MasterCam

Equipment & Resources

  • Optical Air Tables
  • Laser Interferometer
  • PCB Rework
  • Micro-soldering Stations
  • Thermal Camera
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Spectrum Analyzers
  • Data Acquisition


  • Haas VF-2
  • Haas VM2
  • Haas VM3
  • Kent Mill with Conversation Controls
  • Raise3D Printer
  • FormLabs 3D Printer
  • Keyence XM Handheld CMM
Who We Are
IST Precision Inc is a high tech engineering and manufacturing company established in North Carolina that focuses on developing precision automation processes and product development.
Our company was established in 2001 by Dr. Shane Woody and Dr. Bethany Woody, each of whom has an in-depth background in precision engineering and manufacturing. 
Expert Staff
Our staff is passionate about solving the challenging problems brought to us by customers working on the cutting edge needs in their industry. We have expertise in design and control of automation systems, servo motion control with Beckhoff PLCs, product development, and fabrication and machining.
Our staff is well-disciplined in many fields of engineering, generally encompassing mechatronics: a combined discipline of mechanical, electrical, and computer programming fields.
Leveraging Precision in Automation
Our unique skills in precision engineering have enabled our customers to tightly control dimensional and positioning accuracies in automation with unprecedented speeds.