Gear Production

Gear Production is a supplement to both Modern Machine Shop and Automotive Design & Production magazines. View a digital version of the supplement here. The Gear Production Zone covers all phases of gear manufacturing. That includes gear generation on traditional gear cutting and finishing equipment. Also covered is cutting gears on machining centers and other non-traditional equipment.

Manufacturing News of Note: June 2017

By: Jedd Cole - June 16, 2017 at 5:00 AM

Sandvik Coromant and Zimmerman appoint new presidents, DeVry University launches advanced manufacturing classes, and more industry news.

DMG MORI to Host Grand Opening of Houston Facility

By: Jedd Cole - June 01, 2017 at 8:59 AM

The event will offer machine demonstrations and seminars.

Horn Continues Growth Path

By: Barbara Schulz - May 25, 2017 at 5:00 AM

The company highlighted its facility expansions and new cutting tool technologies during a recent open house at its global headquarters in Tübingen, Germany.

Liebherr to Host Seventh WZL Gear Conference

By: Jedd Cole - May 17, 2017 at 7:00 AM

The conference will present findings from the WZL Gear Department’s research in gear design, manufacturing and testing.

Manufacturing News of Note: May 2017

By: Jedd Cole - May 10, 2017 at 5:00 AM

AME opens an engineering training department, Kapp Niles launches a new metrology business and more industry news.

Kapp Niles Launches New Gear Metrology Division

By: Jedd Cole - April 27, 2017 at 11:01 AM

The division is the product of the acquisition of R&P Metrology.

Kapp Technologies Makes Personnel Changes

By: Jedd Cole - April 12, 2017 at 3:12 PM

Two promotions were prompted by the retirement of the vice president and general manager, Jim Buschy.

Live Tooling Head Enables Angled Milling, Gear Skiving

By: Jedd Cole - April 07, 2017 at 2:23 PM

Exsys Tool’s 90-degree skiving, drilling and milling head enables angled drilling and milling capabilities on turning centers as well as gear skiving operations.

Gleason Corp. Acquires Gear Design Software Developer KISSsoft AG

By: Jedd Cole - March 06, 2017 at 8:56 AM

The acquisition joins gear design with gear manufacturing expertise.

Gear Skiving Machine Cuts Internal Gears, Stacked Pinion Gears

By: Jedd Cole - February 28, 2017 at 1:39 PM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ MMS300 Super Skiving gear machine is intended to maximize the performance of the company’s three-tier skiving tool.

Samputensili Appoints Gear Technology Manager for Star SU

By: Jedd Cole - January 04, 2017 at 9:26 AM

Dr. Ing. Deniz Sari will train in Italy before transferring to Chicago, Illinois.

December 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Machining Centers

By: Jedd Cole - December 19, 2016 at 5:00 AM

This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on a variety of machining centers.