Shape Technologies Group, Inc. (SHAPE), entity affiliated with American Industrial Partners (“AIP”), has acquired Tops Co. Ltd (TOPS) of South Korea on April 8, 2016.

SHAPE, the world leading supplier of waterjet technology and manufacturing process solutions has acquired TOPS, a leading supplier of waterjet-based solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, headquartered in Gimhae, South Korea.

“We are very pleased to announce the addition of TOPS to our family of companies,” said David Savage, chief executive officer of SHAPE.



Face shields for the front lines

Flow Waterjet – a Shape Technologies Group Company – has repurposed their manufacturing to make Face Shields for frontline medical workers and first responders as quickly as possible to help reduce spread of COVID-19.

Shield manufacturing specifications are available to all SHAPE customers and other waterjet operators to help increase production during this time of extreme demand.

To place a Face Shield order for your facility, donate to the cause, or download materials to make your own, visit


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