Wenzel America proudly announces their new partnership with Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc. Liebherr will exclusively represent the Wenzel GearTec product line in the United States and Canada. Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc. is based in Saline, MI and manufactures, sells, and supports a wide range of gear hobbing, shaping and grinding machines. The Saline, MI facility is also home of Liebherr Automation Systems, Co., a global supplier and integrator of automation for advanced manufacturing systems.
The Wenzel GearTec product line includes a range of granite, air-bearing horizontal gear testing machines named WGT and can also offer 4-axis gear measuring technology on any Wenzel CMM frame to give customers gear and traditional CMM measurement on the same platform.
Andy Woodward, President of Wenzel America, summed up the new relationship: "We are very excited at the prospect of working with Liebherr. Their knowledge of the gear manufacturing customer base in North America is second to none and we are certain that they will be able to introduce our gear testing product line to many more prospective customers in our market. Also joining our forces will produce an unrivalled customer support team going forward. This agreement represents the first of many between the two companies around the world."
Peter Wiedemann, President of Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc., added: "We have a history of providing our customers with turnkey solutions in gear production and inspection. The Wenzel GearTec product line enables us to continue to offer our customers the best products and services available."
Wenzel Group has been manufacturing Metrology equipment for over 45 years and celebrates in their 10th anniversary of supplying gear testing systems to some of the world's most prestigious gear manufacturers, including some very large machines to Liebherr. Wenzel remains a family owned company and prides itself on its long-term relationships with its customers.
Since 1949, the Liebherr Group has been a family-owned business. Today, the entire organization consists of over 39,000 employees in more than 130 companies across all continents.