Gear Manufacturing in a Connected World @JIMTOF, Gleason Booth E-6007

Sep 25, 2018

At JIMTOF 2018, from November 01 to 06 in Tokyo, Japan, Gleason will demonstrate smart innovations in advanced gear manufacturing at Booth E-6007 in East Hall 6, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Highlights include: Phoenix® 280G Bevel Gear Grinding Machine, providing high productivity and high precision in a combined solution, the 500CB Cutter Head Build Machine providing a highly automated solution which will extend tool life and increase end-part quality , the next generation of the 150SPH Spheric® Honing Machine for high precision hard finishing of cylindrical gears, and the revolutionary 300GMSL® Multi-Sensor Metrology Platform incorporating laser scanning, opening new possibilities for the development and analysis of gear designs. These new developments are accompanied by the latest flexible workholding solutions and cutting tool technologies, like the new bevel gear cutting system Pentac® Mono and new dressing tools for grinding and honing applications. There will also be live demonstrations of the open software architecture of the new GEMS® Gear Engineering and Production System that seamlessly integrates with the latest version of KISSsoft® Gear and Transmission Design Software. Gleason’s vision and current solutions for the factory of the future will be on display throughout all exhibits including tool-to-machine communication, Gleason Fingerprint for predictive maintenance and the introduction of augmented reality into maintenance and service.


Gleason is a global leader in gear technology solutions. Our mission of Total Gear Solutions ranges from the development and sale of gear design software to the development, manufacture and sale of gear production machinery and related accessories, metrology equipment and automation solutions. The Company’s products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, mining, energy, construction, power tool and marine industries and by a diverse set of customers serving various industrial equipment markets. Gleason has manufacturing operations in the United States, Brazil, Germany, Switzerland, India, China and Japan, and has sales and service offices throughout North and South America, Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region. More information about Gleason Corporation is available at


Gleason, Phoenix, Spheric, GEMS and GMS are registered trademarks of The Gleason Works, Rochester, NY (USA). KISSsoft is a registered trademark of KISSsoft AG, Switzerland. All rights reserved.


For further information please contact:

Christian Albrecht, Director Global Marketing,

Gleason Corporation, 1000 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607

KISSsoft Gear and Transmission Design Software.
300GMSL Multi-Sensor Metrology Platform incorporating laser scanning.