American-Wera News of Note

Issue 2012-3

Ann Arbor, Michigan - The following news of note is offered for your readers. American-Wera represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema, Diskus, WMZ and MAE. These machines are sold for gear and spline production, as well as bar, pipe and tube straightening plus wheelset pressing. The company's target markets include automotive, off-highway, OCTG, rail and other heavy equipment manufacturing.

In the news...

-Caterpillar selects Pittler as manufacturing partner for new cylinder liner project; Peoria, IL location to use inverted spindle turning centers with 16 spindles for high production

-Linamar Mexico adds second Scudding machine from Profilator at Nuevo Laredo plant for use on Getrag Ford project; Scudding is a unique and patented form of gear and spline production from Profilator

-IMTS 2012-Our booth N6260 will include information on all our gearcutting machines and feature two MAE straightening presses in action...come and see the show!!

-We're expanding our facility in Ann Arbor, Michigan-North American facility expands in floorspace and showroom capacity, with additional staff to be added soon; full application engineering assistance, sales, service and training offered for our customers and field sales representatives

For more information on this announcement, please contact:


4630 Freedom Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: 734-973-7800

Fax: 734-973-3053



Attention: Scott Knoy

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