Liebherr Gear Technology Inc.

1465 Woodland Dr.
Saline, MI 48176 US

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Company Profile

The Liebherr enterprise was established in 1949 by Hans Liebherr.

Gear Production and Automation Solutions by Liebherr

Single Table Gear Grinding SolutionWith a one-table design and a new-design grinding head, the Liebherr LGG 180 and LGG 280 machines greatly reduce grinding times for twist-free profile and generating grinding.

Random Bin-Picking Automation

Removing randomly placed items from a container as a human can requires the complex interaction of image recognition system software, robots, and a sophisticated handling strategy.

Hobbing with Chamfer Cut in One Set-up

The new LIEBHERR LC 180 Chamfer Cut in one set-up hobs and generates the precise and reproducible chamfers required by the automotive user without adding to part cycle times.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Liebherr to Host Seventh WZL Gear Conference
The conference will present findings from the WZL Gear Department’s research in gear design, manufacturing and testing.

April 2017 grinding

April 2017 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Grinding
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on a variety of grinders and abrasive machining equipment.

Liebherr IG Opal 4.0

External to Internal Gear Grinding in 30 Minutes or Less
Based on Liebherr’s Opal system, the IG Opal 4.0 internal geartooth profile-grinding technology fits a belt-drive spindle to the company’s standard GH 4.0, GH 5.0 and GH 6.0 grinding heads.

Liebherr bin picking

Bin-Picking Solution’s Two-Phase Vision System Achieves Higher Resolution
Liebherr offers its bin-picking solution with a new vision system for intelligent removal of workpieces from a random arrangement.

Expanded Gear Grinding Series Caters to Aerospace Suppliers, Job Shops
Liebherr has expanded its LGG range of grinding machines.

Liebherr Rotary Loading System

Rotary Loading System Boosts Machine Utilization
Liebherr’s RLS (Rotary Loading System) offers entry into high-efficiency production with one or two machining centers, enabling machine utilization of more than 90 percent, according to the company.

Liebherr gear shaping tools

Gear-Shaping Tools with Replaceable Inserts
Liebherr Gear Technology offers a range of new gear-shaping tools with replaceable inserts; galvanized cubic boron nitride (CBN) grinding tools for generating and profile grinding; shaving cutters; rolling tools, such as rolling discs and rolling racks; deburring tools for press-deburring; master gears; and rack-shape cutters.

Liebherr Rotary Loading System

Rotary Loading System Improves Machine Utilization
Liebherr’s Rotary Loading System (RLS) offers entry into high-efficiency production with one or two machining centers, promoting machine utilization of more than 90 percent, according to the company.

Liebherr LGG 280 Gear Grinding Machine

Gear Grinder Designed for Large-Scale Production Quality
The Liebherr LGG 280 gear-grinding machine is designed to reduce grinding times for twist-free profile grinding and generating grinding of workpieces ranging to 280 mm in diameter.

Liebherr LCD 300 ChamferCut

Chamfering Machine Offers Fast Setup, Processing Speed
Liebherr offers its LCD 300 ChamferCut, a stand-alone chamfering machine using the company’s ChamferCut method designed for repeat accuracy and long tool life.

Gear Expo

Inside Gear Expo 2015
Billed as “The Drive Technology Show,” this year’s event featured new machine designs and cutting tools, heat-treat processes, and materials and hardening processes for hybrid transmission applications.

Liebherr pallet handling system

Modular Pallet-Handling System Optimizes Large-Part Manufacturing
Liebherr offers a larger, modular pallet handling system (PHS) designed to provide large-part manufacturers with the same handling flexibility, efficiency and cost savings of its smaller range.

Gear Production Supplement's September 2015 issue

A Map for Market Expansion
How one gear manufacturer freed itself from the single-customer model by adopting new technologies and expanding its customer base to protect against economic uncertainties.

Liebherr shaping head

Smaller Shaping Head Increases Stroke Length
Designed for its Platform 2 (LSE/LFS 200 to 500) and Platform 3 (LSE/LSF 600 to 1600) machines, Liebherr Gear Technology will display a smaller shaping head option which eases electronically-controlled machining of spur and helical gear teeth.

Ingersoll Hosts Liebherr Gear Seminar
Presentations from gear manufacturing experts and networking with industry colleagues make this event a valuable experience for everyone involved.

Liebherr Gear Seminar to be Co-Hosted by Ingersoll Cutting Tools
For the past 20 years, Liebherr has offered its annual Gear Seminar along with its business partners, focusing on the latest developments in machining centers, cutting tools and measurement technologies.

Liebherr LC 100 gear hobbing machine

Gear Hobbing Machine Reduces Cycle Times
Liebherr’s LC 100 gear hobbing machine is said to be capable of achieving chip-to-chip times of 3 sec.

Liebherr LGG 180, 280

Large-Scale Grinders Promote Reproducibility
The Liebherr LGG 180 and 280 grinding machines use a one-table design and updated grinding head to quicken twist-free profile and generating grinding.

Small-workpiece-handling robotic system.

Robotic Bin-Picking Automation Effectively Channels Random Parts
Liebherr Automation offers a small-workpiece-handling robotic system with 3D software capable of removing randomly placed items from a container and accurately placing them in a machine or production line.

Liebherr Partners with Koepfer
Koepfer America will represent Wenzel GearTech products for Liebherr in selected states.

Product Categories of Liebherr Gear Technology Inc.

Automated Pallet Systems
Automatic Storage/Retrieval Systems
Conveyors & Other Part Handling Automation
Gantry Loaders
Gear Cutting Tools
Gear Grinding Machines
Gear Hobbing Machines
Gear Inspection Equipment
Gear Shaping Machines
Pallet Changers - Automatic