Vollmer of America Corp.

105 Broadway
Carnegie, PA 15106 US


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.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Vollmer's VGrind 360E.

Vollmer’s VGrind 360E Overcomes Bearing Problems with Vertical Spindle Alignment
Westec 2019: Vollmer’s VGrind 360E has two vertically configured grinding spindles.

A rendering of Vollmer's Pennsylvania Facility

Vollmer Breaks Ground on Pennsylvania Facility
Vollmer’s new building will include doubled warehouse space, a larger showroom and an in-house gym for employees. 

Vollmer VGrind 360E

Dual-Spindle Tool Grinder Meets Production Requirements at Lower Price Point
Eastec 2019: With the VGrind 360E, Vollmer is expanding its portfolio for machining carbide tools such as cutters, drills or reamers ranging to 100 mm in diameter.

Vollmer VGrind 360

Grinder Capable of Multi-Level Machining of Solid Carbide Tools
IMTS 2018: Vollmer’s VGrind 360 tool grinder machines carbide tools ranging to a diameter of 100 mm.

Vollmer VGrind 360

Tool Grinding Machine’s Enhanced Travel Distances Machines Carbide Tools
Westec 2017: Vollmer will feature its VGrind 360 tool grinding machine, featuring enhanced travel distances for machining carbide tools with diameters ranging to 100 mm.

Vollmer Vgrind

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.

Vollmer QXD 250 disc erosion machine

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.

Vollmer QXD200

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).

vollmer wire edm

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.

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.

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.

Great Lakes Custom Tool electrical discharge grinding

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.

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