Kitagawa And NorthTech Workholding is now Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc.

Schaumburg, IL - (August 16, 2006) The exclusive U.S. representative of Kitagawa products in North and South America, NorthTech Workholding has now joined forces with Kitagawa Iron Works to become; Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. effective 10-1-06. Combined, the two companies will offer the highest level of workholding solutions, global engineering collaboration, as well as improved customer service and support throughout North and South America.

As Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc, the two companies will exchange and share their individual technical expertise, offering customers more advanced application solutions and enhance their offerings to high volume manufacturers. The company will also draw on its advanced global engineering capabilities, using both the resources of Kitagawa Iron Works in Japan and Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. in the United States.

The newly formed Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. brings to market Kitagawa's vast workholding experience being the chuck of choice for the majority of major lathe manufacturers. Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. offers the most comprehensive workholding product offering including: standard 3 Jaw Chucks, Pull Back, Quick Change, Wheel Chucks, Super Large Bore, High Speed, Counter Balanced, Closed Center, Long Stroke, Four Jaw Self Centering, Finger Chucks, Self Contained Air Chucks, Ultra High Precision, Specialty Chucks and a full product offering of high quality Cylinders. Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. also offers workholding solutions from Tecnomors and Rotomors. Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc engineers design, test, deliver and install Custom Workholding for your specific application meeting the strictest workholding requirements.
For more information, stop by our IMTS Booth's #E-2006 & #A-9105 or visit or contact Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc., 301 E. Commerce Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60173, Phone: (800) 222- 4138, Fax: (847) 310-9484, Email:

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