The 2018 Annual Meeting combines the expert knowledge of the gear and bearing industries with the latest emerging technologies that influence manufacturers and suppliers. More than 300 executives will gather in Naples, Florida this April, to experience the information-packed week full of top-tier speakers. Members will be conncted to innovation and opportunities in the industry with potential to strengthen business connections and relationships. Join AGMA & ABMA for an event that is tailored directly for our members to address trends, successes and future possibilities.
Business Presentations include:
Derek Gianino, Director of International Policy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Trade Policy Update and Perspective: A View From Washington
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Attendees to the 2018 AGMA/ABMA Annual Meeting will experience an expanded program with more speakers than ever before. Building on the success of previous meetings, we anticipate a large crowd of senior executives from around the word bringing increased exposure to your company’s brand. Regardless of the take home item; a memory or memento, the attendees will be grateful, and your company will have provided them with an enhanced Annual Meeting experience.
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Comer Industries is a global leader in the design and production of advanced engineering systems and mechatronic solutions for power transmissions, supplied to major manufacturers of machinery for agriculture and industry.
The combined resources of Star SU enable you to benefit from over 128 years of combined experience in the field of gear manufacturing. This includes expertise in the field of gundrills and reamers, functional and decorative coatings, and near net shape tungsten carbide blanks used in cutting tools, wear parts, and cold heading. Our comprehensive line includes patented solutions you will only find at Star SU.
The headquarters of Star SU is located in Hoffman Estates, IL (Chicago), 30 minutes from Chicago-O’Hare International Airport. The companies, while partners in Star SU, retain their individual private ownership as manufacturing units.
The Klingelnberg Group is a world leader in the development, manufacture and sale of machines for bevel gearand cylindrical gear production, measuring centers for gearing and axially symmetrical components as well as customized high-precision gear components. The Company's products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, construction, power tool and marine industries and by a diverse set of customers serving various industrial equipment markets.
The activities of the Klingelnberg Group, whose origins date from 1863, is managed today, in the seventh generation, by Jan Klingelnberg.
Schaeffler Group North America is responsible for the engineering, production, sales and marketing for the INA, LuK, FAG and Barden brands throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. All four brands provide high-performance, precision technologies for the Automotive OEM, Industrial OEM and Distribution markets as well as the Aerospace industry.
McInnes Rolled Rings produces seamless rolled rings ranging from 4” (100 mm) to 144” (3660 mm) in carbon, alloy and stainless steel. By combining the latest in ring rolling technology with experienced people, McInnes delivers steel rolled rings at the lowest possible cost with the fastest service in the industry.
Reishauer Gear Grinding Technology increases your competitiveness and your success.
Reishauer guarantees the required quality, cycle time,
and the operational availability. Together with our
customers, we are responsible for the machine system
beyond the warranty time.
Reishauer banks on highest quality and precision.
All core components of our performance portfolio are
manufactured by us in Switzerland.
Our Circle of Competence guarantees the perfect
harmony of the process elements, reduces the need
for control, and increases productivity.
ALL FROM ONE SOURCE
Operating from 4 manufacturing facilities, ECF is known worldwide as a leader in the open-die forging industry. ECF manufactures concentric and eccentric contoured forgings and single cross-section products from carbon, alloy, stainless, tool steels and nickel alloys in weights up to 110,000 pounds, lengths to 57 feet, and diameters to 140 inches. We specialize in a variety of custom forgings including pinion shafts, gear blanks, and bars.
For more than 60 years, Liebherr's range of products and services has been broad and sophisticated. Its design and technology is orientated around practical deployment scenarios throughout the world. Continually growing innovative strength and an upcompromisingcommitment to quality safeguard the highest level of benefit to the customer in all product areas.
Somaschini has been producing gears since 1922 and through four generations of entrepreneurs today brings onto the market that tradition which, together with the state –of-the-art methods and high technologies, becomes synonymous with experience and reliability.
Scot Forge is the premier provider of high-quality metal forging solutions. Our experts help deliver the largest range of open die forging capabilities.
Ovako is a leading European producer of engineering steel for customers in the bearing, transport and manufacturing industries.
Ovako has production plants in 11 locations and several sales companies in Europe and the USA. Our operations are categorised in three production flows: Hofors and Hällefors, Smedjebacken and Boxholm and Imatra.
Achieving world class gear quality is the direct result of Forest City Gear’s investment in machines, employees, and management systems, which result in total customer satisfaction. We believe we have one of the best equipped gear shops in the world. This includes both equipment and employees, a legacy of Forest City Gear for over 50 years.
Croix Gear & Machining manufactures custom and standard gears for a wide range of industries and OEMs around the country. From new technologies and the latest equipment to lean and ISO certifications, we're always investing in ways to work faster and smarter with the utmost precision so we can serve our customers better. Our motto, "to be exact" is exactly what customers can expect from our products and our service.
Precision Plus is blessed with a dedicated group of skilled precision manufacturing men and women with many years of experience. Our team respects and upholds Midwest values and ethics and the “Old World” craftsmanship principles that have been handed down for generations.
WFL Millturn Technologies GmbH & Co. KG is the leading supplier in the field of complete machining.
WFL is the only manufacturer worldwide that concentrates exclusively on the production of multifunctional complete machining centres. In many high tech companies today, the trade name MILLTURN stands for the central machine tool for the production of complex components with the highest precision. The modular design of the MILLTURN centres and individual special solutions guarantee perfect adaptation to the relevant manufacturing task.
With a MILLTURN, customers are not only purchasing a CNC machine that meets the very highest demands for quality and precision, they are also gaining an unbeatable competitive advantage. 30 years' experience in complete machining and thousands of solutions guarantee that WFL customers will get the most efficient and reliable machinery.
Steel balls and precision products manufacturer
with the world’s leading spherical surface processing technology
Smooth and accurate rotation is only achieved by creating a ball that is as close as possible to a perfect sphere. Such high precision
rotation can be applied to fields from home appliances to space science and technology. We aim to create perfectly spherical precision balls in
a diverse range of materials for various uses, and develop precision machinery that enables smooth motion.
Manufacturing Geared for Quality.
At our 70,000-square-foot Beloit facility, capability, efficiency and process flow come together to ensure the delivery of our most important product: quality. Cotta designs in accordance with American Gear Manufacturers Association standards. Lean Manufacturing is the rule; 5S techniques employed in all departments improve standardization in the production process. Adherence to a rigid Supplier Certification and Selection program ensures constant control of material quality.