TGW adds portable inspection capability

The Gear Works has significantly enhanced its measuring versatility and productivity with the recent acquisition of a Romer Absolute Inspection Arm, Model 7725, with integral scanner.  This instrument is the most accurate model produced by Romer with a repeatability of 0.0007” and a volumetric accuracy of 0.0010”.  The device has an impressive operating reach of […]

Read More...>


THEY DON’T MAKE EM’ LIKE THEY USED TO!!

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.  […]

Read More...>


Doppelmayr USA Appoints TGW As Recommended Subcontractor For Gearbox Repairs

  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 […]

Read More...>


TGW Commissions New Robotic Deburring Technology

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 […]

Read More...>


TGW celebrates 5th anniversary as Authorized Service Center for Karl Senner, Inc.

Since 2010, The Gear Works has maintained an exclusive relationship with Karl Senner Inc. of New Orleans, La. to provide inspection and repair services on Reintjes Marine Transmissions on the West Coast, Alaska and British Columbia.   Utilizing the tools, talent and facilities of The Gear Works, the skilled technicians of Karl Senner have been able […]

Read More...>