The Gear Works is a full service gear manufacturing facility providing precision gear products and power transmission services. Since 1946, we have been engineering and repairing industrial gears for everything from wind turbines, bridges and mining equipment to agitators, cranes and satellite antenna drives. We’re recognized for our ingenuity and our ability to not just fix, but improve complex gear drives, as well as our tradition of uncompromising quality and personalized service.
Recently, The Gear Works was commissioned to manufacture a new pinion to mate with an existing bull gear. The gear had been in storage for the last 42 years (since 1974) and had never been in service. It arrived packaged and preserved in the original crate. When cleaned up, it was still in “as-new” condition. […]
Dopplemayr USA and The Gear Works (TGW) have recently entered into a partnering agreement where TGW is now the recommended subcontractor in the Western United States for the repair of gearboxes used in Doppelmayr ropeways. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Doppelmayr USA is the industry leader for ski chair lift equipment with over […]
One of the more labor intensive operations in high accuracy gear making is the deburring and chamfering of tooth ends, especially on internal gears where there are high tooth counts and a requirement for precision and uniformity. In some cases, where there are multiple sets of teeth and splines, the time required to deburr by […]