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P.O. Box 22970
Rochester, NY 14692-2970
USA
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Gleason Introduces High-Speed Gear Shaper (November 12, 2014)
Gleason Corporation has announced the introduction of the 100S Gear Shaping Machine, featuring a stroke rate of up to 3,000 strokes per m...


IMTS Preview: Gleason Corporation (August 4, 2014)
Gleason (Booth N-7000) will demonstrate advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services at IMTS 2014, covering a wide ar...


Gleason Introduces 300GMS at Control 2014 (March 5, 2014)
Gleason will introduce its latest Analytical Gear Inspection System, the 300GMS at Control ’14, taking place May 6-9 in Stuttgart. ...


Gleason Offers Smartfit (February 28, 2014)
Smartfit from Gleason is a fast, easy and economical way to optimize your existing Gleason SIGMA, GMM and GMS series machines, increase t...


Gleason Offers New Technologies at IPTEX 2014 (January 9, 2014)
Gleason will introduce its latest Analytical Gear Inspection System, the 300GMS along with advanced tooling and global customer support ...


Gleason to Acquire IMS Koepfer Cutting Tools GmbH (December 2, 2013)
Gleason Corporation has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire IMS Koepfer Cutting Tools GmbH of Eisenbach, Germany f...


Gleason Offers Retrofit Package for Inspection Systems (November 25, 2013)
Gleason Corporation’s GMM and GMS Series of Analytical Gear Inspection Systems currently in service can be easily updated with a ne...


Gleason Updates 1500GMS Inspection System (November 18, 2013)
Gleason Corporation’s 1500GMS Analytical Gear Inspection System has been updated to deliver improved inspection speeds and offer ma...


Gleason Announces Complete Power Skiving Solutions (November 7, 2013)
Gleason Corporation has announced their complete set of Power Skiving solutions, providing an economical process ideally suited for the p...


Gleason Introduces Phoenix 280G (October 29, 2013)
The new Phoenix 280G Bevel Gear Grinding Machine establishes a new benchmark for bevel gear grinding for gears up to 280 mm in diameter w...


Gleason Acquires Saikuni Machinery (September 20, 2013)
Gleason Corporation announced that it has acquired Saikuni Machinery Co., Ltd., located in Niigata City, Japan.  Saikuni is a manufa...


EMO Preview: Gleason Corporation (July 31, 2013)
Stand A43, Hall 26. Gleason will introduce two new machine products for the first time at EMO 2013 from September 16-21 in Hannover. In a...


Gear Expo: Gleason Booth 423 (July 25, 2013)
Gleason will introduce a host of advanced new machines, tooling, and global customer support services at Gear Expo 2013 covering a wide ...


Gleason Demonstrates Gear Measurement Technology at Control 2013 (May 10, 2013)
Gleason Metrology Systems will demonstrate their latest advances in gear measurement technology at Control 2013, May 14-17 in Stuttgart, ...


Gleason Installs 10 Meter Capacity Gear Hobber in China (April 2, 2013)
Gleason Corporation recently announced the successful installation of a P 8000/10000 Gear Hobber at Changzhou Tianshan Heavy Industry Mac...


Gleason Offers Profile Grinding on Threaded Wheel Gear Grinding Machines (March 27, 2013)
Gleason Corporation  recently announced the availability of a Profile Grinding option for its 300TWG Threaded Wheel Grinding Machine...


Gleason Cutting Tools Recognized as John Deere Partner-Level Supplier (March 21, 2013)
Gleason Corporation recently announced that its Gleason Cutting Tools Corporation facility in Rockford, Illinois has earned Partner-level...


Gleason Adaptive Honing Solutions Save Cycle Times (February 5, 2013)
Honing is a fast, well-proven process in the gear manufacturing industry. It is used in high-volume production environments where every ...


Gleason Offers Wobble Compensation in Gear Grinding (December 27, 2012)
Conventional grinding cycles for cylindrical gears typically involve a significant amount of time dedicated to the manual alignment of th...


Gleason and SMT Form Strategic Partnership (October 29, 2012)
Gleason Corporation and Smart Manufacturing Technology (SMT) have formed a global strategic partnership to provide gear manufacturers wor...


Gleason Opens New China Facility (July 18, 2012)
Gleason Corporation today announced the grand opening and dedication of a new world class manufacturing facility in Suzhou Industrial Par...


IMTS Preview: Gleason (July 17, 2012)
Gleason will introduce a host of advanced new machines, tooling, and global customer support services at IMTS 2012 (Booth N-7000), c...


Gleason Builds Genesis Series in India (March 26, 2012)
Gleason Corporation today announced that they have started building their highly popular Genesis series of gear hobbing machines at th...


Gleason Forms Strategic Alliance with Manutec (February 3, 2012)
Gleason Corporation and Manutec VaWe Robotersystem GmbH (Fürth, Germany) have announced the formation of a strategic alliance to ser...


Gleason Introduces Titan 1200H Hobbing Machine (December 29, 2011)
Gleason has introduced the Titan 1200H Hobbing Machine, the first of a new series of Titan hobbers designed for larger cylindrical gears ...


Gleason to Introduce Technologies at IPTEX 2012 (December 12, 2011)
Gleason Corporation will introduce a host of advanced new capabilities, technologies and localized customer support services at IPTEX 201...


Gleason Expands Genesis Series (December 1, 2011)
Gleason's Genesis series now includes 260H and 400H Vertical Gear Hobbing Machines for the production of spur and helical gears ...


Gleason and Heller Form Strategic Alliance (September 20, 2011)
Gleason Corporation (Rochester, New York) and Gebr. Heller Maschinenfabrik GmbH (Nürtingen, Germany) recently announced the for...


Gear Expo Preview: Gleason Booth 815 (September 16, 2011)
Gleason Corporation products and services include machinery for the production, finishing and testing of gears as well as a worldwide sup...


Gleason Acquires K2 Plastics (September 7, 2011)
Gleason Corporation has announced it has acquired the assets and business of K2 Plastics, Inc., of Bergen, New York, a producer of precis...


Gleason Invests in Coarse Pitch Hob Production Cell (August 2, 2011)
In response to unprecedented global demand for large cylindrical gears, Gleason Cutting Tools Corporation has invested in an advanced coa...


Gleason Announces Changes to European Sales Team (June 17, 2011)
Gleason Corporation today announced changes to their European Sales organization. Ralf Nierlein has been appointed vice president, sales ...


Gleason Gear Testers Handle Day-to-Day Production Rigors (May 18, 2011)
Now roll testing and single flank testing of bevel, angular bevel and parallel-axis gears with diameters up to 2,500 mm can be completed ...


Gleason Introduces New Technologies at CIMT (March 2, 2011)
Gleason will introduce a host of advanced new machines, tooling and global customer support services at the China International Machine T...


Gleason Opens Subsidiary in Russia (December 21, 2010)
Gleason Corporation recently opened a new wholly-owned subsidiary in Russia, Gleason Sales (CIS).  Strategically located in Kor...


Gleason Establishes New Sales and Service Operation in Brazil (December 7, 2010)
To meet the needs of gear manufacturers in the Brazilian market, Gleason Corporation has expanded its global presence with the formation ...


Gleason Introduces 350GMS Inspection System (November 2, 2010)
Complete inspection of gears as large as 350 mm in diameter now can be performed up to 40 percent faster (gear design dependant...


Gleason Offers Upgrade Package for Inspection Systems (October 18, 2010)
Early models of Gleason's GMM SIGMA series of analytical gear inspection systems can now be equipped with an upgrade package that com...


Gleason Introduces Gleason Metrology Systems (September 10, 2010)
Gleason Corporation recently announced that it has changed the name of its subsidiary in West Carrollton, Ohio from Gleason M&M Preci...


Gleason Hosts Global Customers at Gear Solutions Forum (July 9, 2010)
Gleason Corporation recently showcased its latest gear manufacturing technologies at its Gear Solutions Forum at the Gleason-Pfauter...


Gleason Corp. Delivers with Fast Track (July 6, 2010)
In its continued mission to win the race against global competition, Gleason's Fast Track program puts technology in the hands of its...


Gleason to Exhibit Large Gear Production Technologies at Windpower 2010 (May 7, 2010)
Wind turbine gears produced by Gleason gear production machines and cutting tools supply over 50 percent of the world's wind energy.&...


Gleason Broadens Line of Bevel Gear Solutions (April 29, 2010)
Gleason Corporation recently announced that it has broadened its line of bevel gear manufacturing solutions with a new line of high perfo...


Gleason Improves Quality for Large Gear Grinding (April 23, 2010)
Gleason's latest generation of Profile Grinding Machines now can be equipped to perform a new process called OPTI-GRIND that signific...


Gleason-M&M Calibration Lab Completes A2LA Assessment (April 9, 2010)
The Gleason-M&M Precision Systems' Calibration Lab has received accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025 following a successful recertifi...


Dry Cutting System Manufactures Straight Bevels (April 9, 2010)
Gleason Corporation introduced Coniflex Plus, a high-speed dry cutting tool system for manufacturing straight bevel gears. According to G...


Bevel Gear Cutter Slashes Production Time (March 8, 2010)
The Phoenix 280C Bevel Gear Cutting Machine from Gleason reduces cycle times by up to 35 percent for bevel gears and pinions up to 280 mm...


Combined Process Machine Completes Cylindrical Gears (January 26, 2010)
The Agilus 180TH multi-functional machine from Gleason performs turning, drilling, milling, hobbing and chamfering/deburring operatio...


Gleason Appoints VP Worldwide Sales (September 30, 2009)
Udo Stolz is vice president of worldwide sales and marketing for Gleason Corporation, as announced September 1. Stolz has global responsi...


Gleason Grinder Cuts Production Times (February 4, 2009)
The Genesis 160TWG threaded wheel grinder from Gleason is capable of hard finish grinding of cylindrical gears with diameters up to 160 m...


Gleason Acquires LeCount (March 1, 2007)
Gleason Corp. announced it has acquired the assets and business of LeCount Inc., a producer of expanding mandrels and other workholding e...


Gary Kimmet Appointed President of Gear Research Institute (February 20, 2007)
Gary Kimmet, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing at Gleason Corp., was appointed president of the Gear Research Institute. ...


Gleason’s Newest Threaded Wheel Grinder Delivers Faster Floor-to-Floor Times for Cylindrical Gears up to 300 mm (February 13, 2007)
The 300 TWG from Gleason Corp. is designed to deliver fast floor-to-floor times for grinding of cylindrical gears with a diameter up to 3...


Gleason’s New Threaded Grinder Optimizes Fine Finishing of Hard Spur and Helical Gears (January 2, 2007)
Gleason’s new Genesis 130TWG High Speed Threaded Wheel Grinder features a new design that reduces floor space requirements and impro...


Gleason Genesis S130SV Gear Shaving Machine (April 8, 2006)
The 130SV shaving machine from Gleason is the newest of the company’s Genesis family of gear production equipment. Introduced to...


Gleason Introduces Newest Hobbing Machine (February 15, 2006)
The new Genesis 130H CNC vertical hobbing machine features a design that optimizes dry machining, reduces floor space and improves cycle ...


Gleason Acquires M&M Precision (April 24, 2005)
Gleason Corp. acquired M&M Precison Systems Corp. of West Carrolton, OH, a manufacturer of process control systems for gears as well as a...


Gleason, Harbin Enter Joint Venture (April 13, 2005)
Gleason Corp. announced today that it is in the process of forming a joint venture company with Harbin No. 1 Tool Corp. for the productio...


Gleason Celebrates 140-Year Anniversary (April 13, 2005)
The Gleason Works will celebrates 140 years on July 15, 2005. James Gleason, chairman of the board, is hosting a special dedication ce...


Hermann Stadtfeld Returns to Gleason as VP (February 26, 2005)
Gleason Corp. has appointed Hermann J. Stadtfeld as vice president of bevel gear technology. According to the company’s press re...


Perrotti Promoted to CEO at Gleason (February 25, 2005)
John J. Perrotti was promoted to president and CEO of Gleason Corp., replacing John W. Guffey who will remain as vice chairman. The mo...


Gleason Announces Senior Management Changes (February 2, 2005)
John W. Guffey, Jr. has taken over as CEO of Gleason Corp., as David Burns resigned earlier this month. Guffey, a longtime board membe...


Two New Vice Presidents at Gleason (January 7, 2005)
John Terranova was appointed vice president of American sales for Gleason Corp. Terranova is responsible for the sales and marketing acti...


Niagara Gear Adds Gleason 245TWG to its Line (January 29, 2004)
Niagara Gear has enhanced its production capabilities by purchasing the new Gleason 245TWG high speed threaded wheel grinder. The comp...


Phillips Accepts Senior Position at Gleason (December 22, 2003)
Bob Phillips was appointed senior vice president of the Tooling Products Group at Gleason Corp. Prior to this assignment, he served a...