Highly accurate transmission gear is essential for the smooth running and a long service life of its vehicle. For decades, Reishauer has developed and exported high precision gear grinding machines, becoming a standards-setter in its field.
Our Gold Partner Reishauer was established in 1788 by Hans Jakob Däniker. Opened up his small workshop in Zurich, he could hardly have imagined that he was setting the foundation stone for a global company. In 1812, he was joined by Johann Gottfried Reishauer, who took over the workshop in his own name after Däniker’s death. Initially producing high quality cutting and measuring equipment, led soon to the manufacturing of grinding machines. Today, success has proven them right: Reishauer has grown into a leading manufacturer of gear grinding machines with approximately 600 employees. The organization has a dominant market share of the gear grinding process in the entire automotive industry. Besides grinding process of high-volume car and truck powertrains, Reishauer is developing and producing machine tools to grind gears in the train-, wind turbine- and watercraft industry.
Rightly regarded as a global player, Reishauer has exported for decades to Europe, Asia and America with each represent about a third of the global business of gear manufacture. To guarantee an all-round comprehensive technical and customer support by local service engineers, Reishauer has established subsidiaries in Germany, the US, China and India. Moreover, to best serve their local customers, all subsidiaries have direct access to the parent company’s vast engineering knowledge base.
Reishauer has continued to implement the latest technology with precision craftsmanship. This singular focus has allowed their customers to meet the challenges of the gear industry worldwide by providing them the machine tools to achieve excellent performance.