Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

301 E Commerce Drive
Schaumburg, IL 60173 US


A Message from Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

Company Profile

The exclusive U.S. representative of Kitagawa products in North and South America, NorthTech Workholding has now joined forces with Kitagawa Iron Works to become; Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc. effective 10-1-06.

Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

Redefine ProductivityKitagawa-NorthTech Inc. offers the highest level of workholding solutions, global engineering collaboration, and superior customer service throughout North and South America.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Shaun Thomas

Kitagawa-NorthTech Hires Engineer for Custom Workholding Design, Manufacturing
Shaun Thomas has some 13 years of workholding-industry experience.

Custom Turnkey Workholding for Prismatic Machining Applications
PMTS 2017: Kitagawa-NorthTech, a manufacturer of chucks, cylinders, steady rests and workholding accessories, provides custom turnkey workholding services.

Kevin Bennett

Kitagawa-NorthTech Appoints VP, Sales and Marketing
Kevin Bennett has been with the company for over seven years.

Kitagawa NorthTech digital grip force analyzer

Turning Center Grip Force Testing Equipment Eases Analysis
Kitagawa NorthTech offers its Digital Grip Force Analyzer software and kit (PC version) designed to enable users to easily, accurately and quickly analyze and measure grip force performance of their CNC lathes and turning centers via a desktop PC, laptop or tablet.

Ed Johannesen

Kitagawa-NorthTech Hires Senior Manager, Engineering and Quality
Ed Johannesen has worked for over 15 years in the industry.

Kitagawa North-Tech Automated Jaw Pallet System

Automated Jaw Pallet System for Low- to Moderate-Volume Machining
Kitagawa North-Tech will demonstrate its Automated Jaw Pallet System (AJPS) for robot-tended CNC milling/turning cells.

Kitagawa TT series

Worm Gear Improves Tilting Rotary Table's Wear Resistance
Featuring robust construction and powerful clamping for high accuracy, Kitagawa’s TT-series NC tilting rotary tables are designed to handle a range of applications including shaft work requiring large through holes.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Hires National Sales, Marketing Manager
David Hawking brings over 25 years of industrial sales experience in a variety of market sectors.

Kitagawa-Northtech UPR self-contained air chuck

Self-Contained Air Chuck Designed for Pipe Applications
Kitagawa-Northtech offers the UPR self-contained air chuck designed for oil pipe applications.

Kitagawa-NorthTech TP 530 rotary table

Compact Rotary Table Accommodates Large Workpieces
Kitagawa-NorthTech’s TP530 rotary table features a small, compact body with a low weight.

Kitagawa-Northtech KSB soft jaws

Soft Jaws Increase Productivity
Kitagawa-Northtech’s KSB soft jaw series is designed to increase productivity.

rotary tables

Enabling Small Machines to Produce Big Parts
Well-suited for oilfield work, this compact rotary table has a through-hole diameter of 13.6 inches, which has previously been available only with rotary tables having a much larger face plate.

Compact Rotary Table Features Large Through-Hole
This rotary table was developed to deliver the requisite through-hole diameter in a more compact overall size.

Kitagawa-Northtech TP530 rotary table

Compact Rotary Table Withstands Heavy Cutting Conditions
Kitagawa-Northtech’s TP530 rotary table features a compact body and small footprint.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Expands Repair Services
A new repair option will save time and money.

Kitagawa-NorthTech auto eccentric chuck

Auto Eccentric Chuck Provides a Quick-Change Solution
Kitagawa-NorthTech’s auto eccentric chuck model number HG-847-215 is designed to handle concentric and eccentric turning in a single operation.

Kitagawa Aims to Streamline Customer Support
Workholding product manufacturer Kitagawa-Northtech (Schaumburg, Illinois) has established a strategic business solutions team to accelerate and streamline customer support.

Quick-Change Chucks Offer More than Fast Jaw Changes
For this shop, eliminating the need for reboring is the most important benefit of QJR quick-change chucks from Kitagawa-Northtech.

Quick-Change Chucks Boost Turn-Mill Benefits
At this Chicago-area manufacturer, quick-change chucks from Kitagawa added to the benefits of moving from multiple setups on multiple machines to producing parts in a single setup on Mazak turn-mills.

Kitagawa-NorthTech Participates In Internship Program
A new eight-week-long, pilot internship program aims to introduce young adults (ages 18 to 21) from an Illinois community to manufacturing career opportunities.

Product Categories of Kitagawa-NorthTech, Inc.

Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
Angle & Sub Plates
Arbors, Expandable Workholding
Centers, Live & Other
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Gear
Chucks, Index
Chucks, Jaw Type
Chucks, Power
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Self-Contained
Chucks, Special
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
Collets for Workholding
Fixturing Systems
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Lubricants & Greases
Machining Flex Lines
Pedestal Type Fixtures & Tombstone Blocks
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Software, Other Manufacturing
Steady Rests
Vises & Vise Jaws
Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

NorthTech Workholding