Bourn & Koch, Star SU Consolidate Sales
April 5, 2005—Star SU and Bourn & Koch announced a mutual agreement for consolidation of the sales activities of each companys machine tool product line.
The enterprise will be owned and managed by an executive committee made up of members of both organizations, effective July 1.
Star SUs comprehensive line of gear machine tool products will now be enhanced by a complementary line of gear hobbers, grinding machines and Fellow gear shaping machines as a result of this merger.
According to the companys press release, the combined enterprise will benefit all chip-making manufacturers by providing a single, competitive and efficient source for precision machine manufacturing, remanufacturing and rebuilding.
Further details will be announced at a later date.
| Barber-Colman, Div of Bourn & Koch|
Bourn & Koch designs and builds new machines for hobbing, grinding, turning and shaping. We also provide parts and service for legacy machine tool products, including Barber-Colman, Fellows and many others. ...Read more Or visit www.bourn-koch.com
| Bourn & Koch Inc.|
Established in 1974, Bourn & Koch Inc. is a manufacturer of industrial machine tools for a wide variety of industries. Bourn & Koch Inc. expanded in the new machine market by purchasing Barber-Colman Machine Tool Division in 1985, by purchasing Fellows and Roto-Technology in 2002, and by purchasing DeVlieg Bullard in 2004. ...Read more Or visit www.bourn-koch.com
| Star SU LLC|
Star SU LLC provides the latest in gear and rotor manufacturing technology by offering a wide variety of gear cutting machinery, tools and services. ...Read more Or visit www.star-su.com