Browse by Editorial Category
Browse by Edition Date

March 2017

Skip Navigation Links.
Expand Additive ManufacturingAdditive Manufacturing
Expand Applying TechnologyApplying Technology
Expand Education-TrainingEducation-Training
Collapse General EditorialsGeneral Editorials
Tongtai and You Ji Machines Win 2017 Taiwan Excellence Awards
Automate 2017 Conference and Expo Comes to Chicago April 3-6
Boston Centerless Receives Nadcap Accreditation
Camfil APC Expands Laboratory for New ANSI/ASHRAE Dust Collection Standard Testing
CIMTEC Automation Selected as Universal Robots Distribution Partner for Southeast
CNH Industrial Honored as Green Master for Third Year in a Row
C.R. Onsrud Expanding Manufacturing Facility
Dallas Industries Delivers Two Complete Feed Lines to Adient
Emuge Introduces Tool Reconditioning in U.S. Facility
New Gosiger West Headquarters Provides Expanded Services
Greenville Technical College's CMI and Director Play Leading Role in Robotics Collaborative
500 DegreeF Vertical Airflow Cabinet Oven
Trident Expands into Gulf Coast States of Louisiana and Mississippi
Geoteck Machine Tool Solutions Named Hyundai WIA's Exclusive Dealer for Michigan
Matrix Coatings Corp. Now Licensed Industrial Applicator of Teflon
Renfroe Grows Manufacturing Capabilities
Web-Based Access to Assemblies and Documents
Okuma America Corporation Names Koma Precision Partner of the Year
Mazak Optonics Expands Partnership with Modern Machinery Company
Mazak to Host Special San Francisco Event for Silicon Valley Shops
Methods Machine Tools to Exhibit at Automate 2017
The MFG Meeting 2017 to be Held March 22-25
Machine Vision Software for Smart Cameras
Investments in Fiber Laser Technology Boost Productivity
Combined Grand Opening/Open House at Morris Florida and HFO/Florida
Morris Madness Event March 14-15
Morris South Open House and Technology Show April 4-5
Team Penske and Nikon Metrology Announce Technical Alliance
O'Neal Industries Forms Integrated High Performance Metals Company
Quality Show Registration Now Open
Renishaw Moves into New Facility
Expanded Website Features "Easy Access" Program
Robinson Metal Enhances Laser Cutting Capabilities
ROHM to Showcase Gripping Technologies at Automate 2017
A.J. Sackett and Sons and Waconia Manufacturing Join Forces
Top Five Reasons Spreadsheets Are Dead Weight
Sigma Labs Wins Phase III DARPA Contract with Honeywell
SLM Solutions Breaks Ground on Global Production Facility, Expands North American Office
SmartCAMcnc Announces Licensing Agreement for ModuleWorks Cut Simulation Technology
Shop Floor Interface for Multi-DNC Software and Operator Feedback
High Precision Jig Grinding Machines
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Final Rule to Lower Beryllium Levels
Ed Carpenter Racing Partners with Surfcam and Online Resources
Walter-Comara Venture Provides Advanced Connectivity for Smart Manufacturing
Prize Turns a Profit for Waterjet Winner
F. Zimmermann Opens Subsidiary in the U.S.
Expand Material HandlingMaterial Handling
Expand People In The NewsPeople In The News
Expand Quality ControlQuality Control

show all editions →

Click here to watch Tutorial Videos >

F. Zimmermann Opens Subsidiary in the U.S.



The new branch will allow F. Zimmermann to better support its American customers.

(l-r) Frieder Gänzle, Shareholder, F. Zimmermann, and Martina Schlagwein, European Business Development Manager, Michigan Economic Development Corp.

A model of the FZH400, a 5/6-axis HMC used for efficient machining of standard components, especially in the aircraft industry.

F. Zimmermann GmbH, based in Neuhausen auf den Fildern near Stuttgart, Germany, has announced the grand opening of its new branch in Wixom, MI. The milling machine specialist intends to expand its activities in the North American market.

Shareholder Frieder Gänzle stressed the company's resolve to be an even stronger and more reliable partner for its American customers. "Demand in the American aviation, aerospace and automotive industries is continuously growing," said Gänzle. "By opening this new branch, we are sending a strong message to our customers in these fast-growing industries that we will give them the best possible service."

The management team of Zimmermann Inc. consists of Matthias Tockook, who has worked for the company for 11 years, and Cornelius Kiesel, a longtime employee of the parent company in Neuhausen a.d.F., Germany.

Besides providing service to their traditional gantry customers, the staff of 13 will also focus on the new 5/6-axis FZH400 horizontal machining center (HMC), which is designed for efficient machining of structural components in the aerospace industry.

What made the location so attractive was the proximity of numerous suppliers in the Wixom area. The new facility covers 1,230 sq. m. (13,250 sq. ft.) and includes offices, spare parts storage and machine showroom. "Users will benefit from our local presence, fast deliveries of replacement parts and top-class service," said Managing Director Andreas Podiebrad. "Machine builders who cannot give the right kind of support do not have a chance in this market."

For more information contact:

F. Zimmermann Inc.

30587 Century Drive

Wixom, MI 48393

info@zimmermann-inc.com

www.f-zimmermann.com

< back

Email   email