Gleason Seminar Series 2018: Soft and Hard Processing of Cylindrical Gears

Mar 6, 2018

This year, it's happening again: Gleason's well known gear seminars will provide insights into the fundamentals of gear manufacturing technology. The seminars offer basic knowledge to beginners while for advanced users of operations, work preparation and planning, the seminars provide the opportunity to deepen their existing knowledge of gear manufacturing processes in order to better understand and apply technologies in a meaningful way.

The seminars enhance the understanding of processes and provide information about the requirements of production as well as the interaction of individual elements to create a successfully operating gear manufacturing system. The theory is supplemented with practical examples and demonstrations of various gear processes at the Gleason-Pfauter factory in Ludwigsburg. The seminars are constantly updated to the latest technological standards and deal with manufacturing processes such as hobbing, gear deburring, shaping and various grinding processes, as well as soft and hard Power Skiving of gears, just to name a few.

The successful seminar series has welcomed well over 2,500 participants so far and takes place at Gleason-Pfauter Maschinenfabrik GmbH in Ludwigsburg. The seminar location is conveniently located close to the A81 highway, easily accessible by car and connected to public transport, just 10 minutes walking distance from the main train station in Ludwigsburg.

The following seminar dates are planned for the year 2018:

Soft processing of cylindrical gears in English language:

June 28 – 29, 2018 (3 days)

Hard processing of cylindrical gears in English language:

November 28 - 29, 2018 (2 days)

Please find further information and the registration form in the invitation: Soft & Hard

We are positive about offering you valuable days and look forward to welcoming you soon in Ludwigsburg.

Gleason offers its customers “Total Gear Solutions”. Gleason is a leader in the development, manufacture and sale of gear production machinery, related equipment, automation solutions, plastic gears and design software for gears and power transmission systems. 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

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For further information please contact:

Christian Albrecht, Director Global Marketing

Gleason Corporation, 1000 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607