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Hardinge to Acquire German Turning Machine Manufacturer J.G Weisser
Thursday 22 July 2021

US-based machine tool company Hardinge Inc. entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Germany-based J.G Weisser GmbH and Co. KG, the company said.

Hardinge said the deal enhances Hardinge's Turning and Milling platform with a portfolio of products and technologies.

Weisser is a German manufacturer and turnkey solution provider of multifunctional turning machines and turning centers as well as automation solutions. Weisser is based in Germany with sales of approximately USD 90m.

Hardinge is a provider of computer-controlled machine tool solutions for critical, hard-to-machine metal parts and advanced workholding accessories.

With over 125 years of experience, Hardinge offers the largest variety of metal-cutting turning machines, grinding machines, machining centers, collets, chucks, index fixtures, repair parts, standard and specialty workholding devices, and other machine tool accessories.

The company designs, manufactures, and distributes machine tools in over 65 countries across North America, Europe, and Asia.
Date Published: 22/07/2021