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Connected Manufacturing for Added Value

At the AMB in Stuttgart from September 18 to 22, FFG will display all its brands in the same booth for the first time. The comprehensive range of metal cutting machines has been enhanced with entirely new products, proprietary automation, digital factory and connected production solutions.

FFG Europe & Americas acquires MHD gear shaping and bevel gear machining solutions

Eislingen, April 2018 - FFG Europe & Americas, the Eislingen based machine tool group with renowned German, Swiss and Italian brands like MAG, VDF Boehringer, Hessapp, Modul, Jobs, Tacchella, Pfiffner and others, is broadening its portfolio for gear manufacturing solutions. In March, the group acquired the bevel gear generating and gear shaping machines of the Chemnitz/Germany based gear technology and retrofit specialists MHD. FFG Europe & Americas took over all assets of the company, including the exclusive rights for all products and intellectual property, enhancing the offerings for hobbing and form milling of the MODUL brand and the MAG cold forming portfolio formerly marketed under the Ex-Cell-O brand.

Worldwide user organization founded for open IoT platform MindSphere

  • “MindSphere World” launched with 19 founder members
  • Community drives forward global reach of the MindSphere ecosystem
  • German industrial companies found user organization as innovation leaders in industrial cloud solutions