Vollmer of America Corp.

Phone: 412-278-0655
Fax: 412-278-0520

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Mailing Address:
105 Broadway
Carnegie, PA 15106 US

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Company Profile

VOLLMER of America Corp is a sales and service subsidiary of the VOLLMER Group and is located in Carnegie, PA. With its comprehensive range of machinery, the VOLLMER Group – which has sites in Germany, Austria, Great Britain, France, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, the USA, Brazil, Japan, China, India and Russia – enjoys global success as a specialist in tool machining in Production and Service divisions. The product range from the technology leader comprises the latest in grinding, erosion and machining tools for rotary tools, circular saws and band saws in the wood-processing and metal-processing industries. In offering this, VOLLMER relies heavily on tradition and the company's strengths: Efficient communication channels, quick decisions and rapid action by a family-run company. The VOLLMER Group currently employs approx. 700 workers worldwide, with around 500 of these at the main headquarters in Biberach, Germany, alone, including more than 50 trainees. The company invests around eight to ten per cent of its turnover in the research and development of new technologies and products. As a provider of technology and services, the VOLLMER Group is a reliable partner to its customers.

Product Categories of Vollmer of America Corp.

  • Comparators, Optical & Other
  • EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
  • EDM, Wire Type
  • Electrode Materials, EDM Wire, & Supplies
  • Grinding Attachments & Accessories
  • Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
  • Grinding Wheels & Belts
  • Leasing & Financing Services
  • Straightening Machines
  • Superabrasive Machining Systems
  • Swaging Machines

As seen in MMS

Grinding Machine Features Two Vertical Spindles
Vollmer's Vgrind 160 five-axis grinding machine was designed to produce solid carbide tools ranging from 2 to 20 mm in diameter, in conjunction with multi-layer machining.

Disc Erosion Machine for PCD-Tipped Tools
Vollmer’s QXD 250 disc erosion machine enables complete machining of PCD-tipped tools from measurement through polishing in a single clamping arrangement.

Vollmer of America Under New Leadership
The company has recently appointed a new president.

PCD Erosion Technology from Vollmer Decreases Processing Time
Vollmer of America's QXD200 is a programmable, six-axis, CNC machine designed for erosion of polycrystalline diamond (PCD).

Wire EDM with a Twist
Wire EDM units that swivel a horizontally guided electrode wire in a CNC-controlled E axis give this shop the workpiece clearance and flexibility to produce complex, high-precision PCD-tipped cutting tools.

Automatic Side Grinder for Machining Carbide-Tipped Circular Saw Blades
Vollmer's FS 2A grinds the flanks of carbide-tipped circular saw blades with diameters ranging to 810 mm.

Vollmer Marks Centennial
Vollmer of America (Carnegie, Pennsylvania), a provider of sharpening and eroding machines for tool production and maintenance, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Since its founding, the company has evolved into a global entity with machines supplied to a variety of industries.

A Role For Rotary Erosion
A cutting tool manufacturer uses multitasking equipment that combines electrical-discharge grinding and conventional grinding to speed the production of diamond tools.

Multiple Axes Help Automate Blade Production


  • Horizontal Wire EDM on the Vollmer QWD 760

    The Vollmer QWD 760 features a horizontally guided wire that rotates on an E axis. An automatic probing system verifies orientation of PCD inserts before wire cutting.