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Signs of Change at Fives Giddings & Lewis

Click here to watch a time-lapse video as Fives Giddings & Lewis changes building signs welcoming their new owner, the Fives Group.

Today, Fives has completed the acquisition of MAG Americas.

Paris, July 29, 2013 – Former MAG IAS, LLC businesses including Cincinnati, Giddings & Lewis, Forest - Liné, Liné Machines and Global Services have joined the Fives Group.

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Production Machine & Tool aims to redefine large-part machining efficiency with first-in-the-industry boring mill with integrated contouring head

Company hopes to set new standard for efficient machining of mega-size parts with innovative dual-spindle boring mill for heavy milling and contouring

Production Machine & Tool is moving up to the "mega-part" league of machining with acquisition of a first-in-the-industry MAG boring mill that combines a powerful milling spindle and contouring head. "We built our business by offering capabilities other shops in our market typically do not, and this acquisition fits our business strategy perfectly," said Mark McMullen, President of Production Machine & Tool. "There's nothing else that can match the capability and versatility of this machine for large-part metalcutting.

Major Tool & Machine adds large-part production capacity with order for MAG machine tools and retrofit of mill/turn gantry

New machines include MAG's VTC 2500 and U5 XL 2500 universal portal mill with turning capabilities. Massive DSI mill/turn machine will also be retrofitted with new MAG U6 cross saddle and ram, multiple cutting heads, and Siemens 840D sl CNC

Major Tool & Machine lives up to its name with a multi-million-dollar order for large-part machining systems from MAG IAS that includes a new VTC 2500, a new U5 XL 2500 universal portal mill with turning capabilities, and a rebuild/retrofit of a DSI mill/turn gantry machine. In addition to milling, the U5 will provide large-part turning with an integrated 4-meter (13 ft) rotary table. Major Tool's existing DSI machine will be retrofitted with a new cross saddle and ram from the MAG U6 line, along with five interchangeable cutting heads and Siemens 840D sl CNC. 


Fives to reinforce its activity in machine tools with the acquisition of MAG Americas, a global supplier of high-performance capital equipment

Paris, March 8, 2013 – Fives has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MAG Americas, a global supplier of high-performance machining solutions and composite processing.

Cincinnati | Giddings & Lewis
Forest Liné | Liné Machines
Global Services

Fives Machining Systems Tradeshows

SAMPE Tech - June 3 - 4, 2014
Seattle, WA
JEC Asia June 24 - 26, 2014;
SAE Design, Manufacturing of Composites - June 10 - 13, 2014;
Madrid, Spain
Farnborough Air Show July 14 - 20, 2014;
Farnborough, UK
Eastpo July 14 - 17, 2014;
Shanghai, China

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