Smart @IMTS2018 - Gear Manufacturing in a Connected World, at Gleason Booth N-237000

Ago 1, 2018

At IMTS 2018, from September 10 to 15, Gleason will demonstrate smart innovations in advanced gear manufacturing at Booth N-237000, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Highlights include: Hobbing with integrated chamfer cutting solutions, hard finishing of gears by Power Skiving, bevel gear grinding with integrated, fast automation, revolutionary multi-sensor metrology incorporating laser scanning for in-process inspection. 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 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


Gleason, Pentac and GEMS 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, USA