Founded in 1861, GF Machining Solutions is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, and currently has 3,255 employees on over 50 sites worldwide. GF Machining Solutions belongs to the Georg Fischer Group (Switzerland). GF Machining Solutions has production centers in Switzerland and China, sales companies worldwide, application centers offering training and product demonstrations on the latest technology trends and developments, centers of competence offering dedicated solutions for specific industrial segments, and TechPoints providing fast test cuts, wear parts and consumables and quick support.
GF Machining Solutions is the world's leading provider of machines, Automation solutions and services to the tool and mold making industry and to manufacturers of precision components. Products range from electric discharge machines and high-speed and high-performance Milling machines - including clamping and palletization systems - to 3D Laser surface texturing machines, services, spare and expendable parts, consumables and Automation solutions. Base in Switzerland GF Machining Solutions, is belonging to Georg Fischer Group and is present in more than 50 countries with its own sales companies. In addition, the division operates production facilities and research and development centers in Switzerland, in the US, in Sweden, and China.
The machines from the Mikron MILL X series are extremely fast machining centers, highly appreciated in serial production of a variety of precision parts. For optimal absorption of machining and dynamically generated mass energy, the portal design is realized with a polymer concrete base supporting weight optimized and highly stiff cast iron sliding carriages. All axes are powered by direct drives to enable fully simultaneous ultra-high-speed machining.