Fives Machining Systems

Phone: 920-906-2860
Fax: 920-906-2522

Group Headquarters
Please visit: Fives Machining Systems

Mailing Address:
Olympic Corporate Center 1
3940 Olympic Boulevard, Suite 500
Erlanger, KY 41018 US

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Cincinnati Machining Centers
Giddings & Lewis Machining Centers
Giddings & Lewis Vertical Turning Centers

A Special Message from Fives Machining Systems

Anouncing Fives Machining Systems

In 2013 the former MAG Americas companies Cincinnati, Giddings & Lewis, Forest Liné and Liné Machines were acquired by Fives, a 200 year old French industrial engineering group. Fives (pronounced FEEV) designs and supplies process equipment, production lines and turnkey plants for the world's largest industrial groups in aluminum, steel, glass, automotive and logistics, cement, energy and sugar sectors. Located in nearly 30 countries with more than 7500 employees across six continents, the Fives Group is known for its technological expertise and competence in executing large-scale international projects. The Fives Machining Systems group which includes the newly acquired companies, is dedicate to providing the world's best metal cutting and composites machines and systems.

See our company Showrooms:

Fives Giddings & Lewis

Fives Cincinnati

Fives Liné Machines

Fives Forest Liné

Fives Global Services


Company Profile

Large-scale and high-precision are the attributes common to the offerings of all the companies within the Fives Machining Systems group.  Among the innovative machines, systems and processes offered by the Fives metal cutting and composite group are:

  • Aerospace Profilers with industry leading titanium removal rates

  • Dual-head Horizontal Boring Mills with live spindles and integrated contouring heads

  • Interchangeable Cut/Clamp/Restart (CCR) modules heads for Composite machines

  • Massive Vertical Turning Centers with swings to 9 meters

  • Thin wall metal cutting processes and flexible part fixturing for large complex aerospace parts

  • Large Gantry and Portal mills with a wide range of interchangeable heads

  • Horizontal Machining Centers with tables to 2 meters and a choice of 7 different headstocks including live spindles

Product Categories of Fives Machining Systems

  • Boring Machines
  • Composite Forming Machines (Tape Laying, Filament Winding, etc.)
  • Consulting Services
  • Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
  • Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
  • Milling Machines, Universal
  • Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
  • Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
  • Universal Machining Centers
  • Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
  • Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis

Trade Names

  • Cincinnati
  • Fadal
  • Giddings & Lewis
  • Kearney & Trecker
  • Warner & Swasey

Product Announcements Provided By Fives Machining Systems

Fadal Parts Available from Fives Machining Systems Parts Online Store

Fives Completes Acquisition of MAG Americas

Multi-Tasking Innovation - Boring Mill with Dual Heads, Live Spindle and Integrated Contouring Head

New Cut/Clamp/Restart (CCR) Module a

As seen in MMS

Composites Technology at F-35 Suppliers Conference
A recent conference highlighted composites milling equipment as well as a new seven-axis fiber-placement machine specifically designed for the tricky material used to create critical F-35 components.

Fives to Acquire MAG Americas
The acquisition will expand Fives’ influence in North America.

Vertical Lathe with 5-Meter Table
Vertical turning centers from MAG are scaled up to meet the demands of North American manufacturing.

Innovating on Borrowed Ideas Sets Wind Turbine Record
A system said to break new ground in manufacturing large wind turbine components is based on tried-and-true automotive manufacturing concepts.

Custom Machining System Sets Wind Turbine Record
Mag Industrial Automation Systems' Megaflex custom manufacturing system recently demonstrated the ability to simultaneously machine all three blade faces of one of the industry’s largest wind turbine hubs in record time.

MAG Becomes Partner in MIT Graduate Program
Machine tool builder MAG IAS (Erlanger, Kentucky) has been named a partner in MIT’s Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) engineering and management program.   The company joins Boeing, Caterpillar, United Technologies and 20 other partner organizations in MIT LGO, a dual-degree graduate program in engineering and management.

Cryogenic Machining Approved for F-35
The government has approved MAG’s low-flow cryogenic titanium machining process for use in the production of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter.

MAG Plans Cryogenic Machining Demo for imX
At the inaugural imX (interactive manufacturing experience) show, MAG will demonstrate a new through-spindle, through-tool cooling system that employs liquid nitrogen.