ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  

Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries
Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries
Click Here to Enlarge Picture

Gleason Corp.
1000 University Ave., P.O. Box 22970
Rochester, NY, 14692 2970
USA





Press release date: April 10, 2014

ROCHESTER, New York, USA – Gleason Corporation today announced the completion of the Gear Solutions Forum at its Gleason-Pfauter facility in Ludwigsburg Germany, April 1-3, 2014.  Gleason hosted approximately 600 visitors from 30 countries over a three day period with a comprehensive display of the latest technologies in gear production and a series of leading experts from the gear industry and academia presenting on significant trends and developments in gearing.

Introduced were brand new machine developments and technologies including the Genesis® 200GX double spindle threaded wheel gear grinder, the Genesis® 210HCD gear hobber with dual loading stations and integrated chamfering and deburring, and the 100S small gear shaping machine, which was dry shaping with capability up to 3000 strokes/minute.  Demonstrated were new gear production processes like Power Skiving, on-board part inspection using Gleason's own GAMA metrology software, the new Phoenix®280G bevel gear grinding machine and the 300GMS analytical gear inspection machine.  In total were more than 15 gear production machines providing live demonstrations, along with the industry's largest and most diverse offering of gear cutting tools and workholding.  Complementing products and processes were service and support capabilities, including machine rebuilds and retrofits, training and service programs.

Joining Gleason at the event was a host of partners and technology providers to the gear industry who exhibited at the Forum.  This included companies providing software, heat treatment, coatings and machining solutions.

Also introduced for the first time was "Gleason 4.0", Gleason's vision and systems architecture for digital manufacturing for the future.  This topic stimulated significant interest from the attendees as they consider the next major step in design and production of gear systems.

Said John J. Perrotti, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gleason Corporation, "This was the third time we have hosted this event and customer response just continues to grow.  The Gear Solutions Forum has truly evolved into the global gear industry's most comprehensive educational event of the year".   The next Gear Solutions Forum is scheduled to be held in September 2015 in Rochester New York, home of the Company's corporate headquarters and of The Gleason Works facility.  2015 will be the 150th anniversary of the company.

Gleason Corporation's mission is to be The Total Gear Solutions Provider™ to its global customer base.  Gleason is a leader in the development, manufacture and sale of gear production machinery and related equipment. The Company's products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, mining, wind power, construction, power tool and marine industries and by a diverse set of customers serving various industrial equipment markets. Gleason has manufacturing operations in the United States, Germany, Switzerland, India, China and Japan, and has sales and service offices throughout North and South America, Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region.

More information about Gleason Corporation is available on the World Wide Web at http://www.gleason.com.
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 Visit Green and Clean Blog
  Latest from the Green and Clean Blog
 See more product news in:
Machinery and Machining Tools
Materials and Material Processing
Services
Green & Clean
 More New Product News from this company:
Analytical Gear Inspection System includes surface solution.
Gear Inspection System offers usability-optimized features.
Gear Inspection Package enhances surface finish measurement.
Gear Inspection System delivers speed and versatility.
Power Skiving Systems produce internal gears.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel and Cylindrical Gear Production and Inspection Solutions at IMTS 2014
Gleason and SMT Partnership Provides Engineers with a Complete Design, Analysis, and Manufacture System for Bevel and Hypoid Gears
Gleason to Introduce New Technologies at EMO 2013
Gleason Unveils New Gear Production and Inspection Solutions at Gear Expo '13
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Gear Hobbing Machinery
Gear Grinding Machinery
Gear Hobbing
Gear Cutting
Gear Cutters
Grinding Machinery
Gear Grinding Services
Thread Grinding
Thread Grinding Machinery
Join the forum discussion at:
The Machine Shop
Tools of the Trade


Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address