Industry Headlines

Gleason Corp. Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Suzhou, China

July 17, 2012
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+

ROCHESTER, NY– Gleason Corp. announces the grand opening and dedication of a new manufacturing facility in Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu Province, China.

The new facility is home to the Company’s Gleason Gear Technology (Suzhou), Co. (GGTS) operation, which was established in 2007. The new factory brings together under one roof the company’s machine and cutting tool production, which were formerly located in separate facilities in the Suzhou Industrial Park. The new factory is a LEED-qualified 156,000 square foot facility, climate-controlled for high-precision manufacturing. GGTS produces Gleason’s highly successful line of Genesis gear hobbing machines for the China market, and also produces a large line of gear cutting tools, including hobs, shaper cutters and bevel gear cutting tools. Gleason expects additional products and services will be added over time as market needs and opportunities present themselves.

“We are proud and excited to open this state-of-the-art facility expanding our already growing presence in China,” says John J. Perrotti, president and CEO of Gleason Corp. "This investment in our new facility along with the continued expansion of our technical staff in China is a strong statement about our long-term commitment to this important market."

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Quality Magazine. 

You must login or register in order to post a comment.




 In honor of World Quality Month, we spoke to James Rooney, ASQ Past Chairman of the Board of Directors 2013, for his take on quality around the world.
For more information, read the ASQ Speaking of Quality column.
More Podcasts

Quality Magazine


2014 September

Check out the September 2014 edition of Quality Magazine for features!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

The Skills Gap

What is the key to solving the so-called skills gap in the quality industry?
View Results Poll Archive

Clear Seas Research

qcast_ClearSeas_logo.gifWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.



facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png  youtube_40px.pnglinkedin_40px.png