Welcome to the new Team Cutting Tools – the full-range provider in the machining sector.
Four experts, one area of expertise: Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT, WNT, KOMET and KLENK are pooling their specialist know-how to form the new Team Cutting Tools, which not only offers wide-ranging knowledge in the field of machining, but also a product range that is one of the most comprehensive on the market. UNITED. EXPERIENCED. METAL CUTTING. Partners and customers will benefit from a highly attractive, integrated range of services; one of the most extensive on the market. Highly efficient sales, leading expertise in future technologies (from digitisation to nanotechnology), and many years of in-depth experience in the industry – all in one place.
Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT: Experts in the development and manufacturing of industry solutions
Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT has decades of experience in the manufacturing of tools and carbide indexable inserts, and develops highly innovative industry solutions. The competence brand is a leader in the machining of aluminium wheels and brake discs and is a full service provider in this segment. Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT holds over 600 global patents in the carbide sector and employs more than 100 members of staff in research and development. Other competence brands and their customers will also benefit from this extensive experience in the manufacturing of tools and indexable inserts.
KOMET: The innovation leader in bore machining for over a century
KOMET is a global technology leader in high-precision drilling, reaming, milling, threading and process monitoring. With its concept of "Digital Productivity Solutions", the company is the ideal driving force behind the development of innovative products within the CERATIZIT Group. Using its technological know-how, KOMET screens the production flows specifically of innovative automotive customers right down to the last detail, and develops tailored solutions together with the customer to increase efficiency. KOMET will play to its key strengths, for example with solutions for cylinder head/engine block machining.
WNT: Unique Service² concept and 55,000 quality tools for machining
With 55,000 quality tools exclusively for machining applications, WNT has launched a comprehensive product range onto the market. Be it turning, drilling, milling, grooving, boring or chipping, WNT offers a broad selection of innovative, state-of-the-art products for every application – with 99% ex-stock availability. Their promise: if you place an order before 7pm, you will get it the next working day. This is a unique service in the cutting tools sector offered by WNT as part of the CERATIZIT Group.
KLENK: Premium cutting tools for the aerospace industry
KLENK has been manufacturing carbide cutting tools since 1959 and joined the CERATIZIT Group in 2015. The core competence is in special tools for drilling, countersinking, reaming and milling – for example for the machining of carbon-fibre reinforced plastics (CFRP), titanium and aluminium alloys or steels. The company specialises primarily in products for the aerospace industry – KLENK supports its customers with completely unique solutions tailored specifically to their application. KLENK brings in-depth specialist knowledge of the aerospace industry to the new Team Cutting Tools. Quality tools for machining CFRP, titanium, aluminium and steel are the Klenk speciality.
Team Cutting Tools at AMB 2018
We will be attending the AMB 2018 with our combined expertise to present a wide variety of products at our innovation stand in Hall 1/B12 and a product and service stand in the CERATIZIT Jacques Lanners Hall (Hall 3/B11).
AMB is an international metalworking exhibition which takes place from 18 – 22 September 2018 in Stuttgart.
Product highlights from the CERATIZIT Group in the machining sector at AMB 2018
• The modular OvalFlex tool system for machining aluminium wheels, the unique MaxiMill 491 double-sided 90° shoulder milling system and the DC/SX grooving system with "Direct Cooling" from Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT
• Alongside the KOMET KUB 100 drill, which will be presented for the first time at AMB on the occasion of the company's 100-year anniversary, new PCD drilling tools and mechatronic tool solutions from KOMET will also be introduced
• Innovative solutions in the field of sliding head tooling and new products for hard machining from WNT
• Custom countersink for one-shot-drilling or for use in drill feed units from KLENK
Hall 1, Stand B12
Hall 3, Stand B11
A christening is not an everyday occurance
Jacques Lanners is Chairman of the CERATIZIT Group and has been working with the Luxembourg-based carbide experts for more than 35 years. During his time at the company, he founded subsidiary CERATOOL and was primarily responsible for its construction. He was also involved in the merger of Cérametal and Plansee-Tizit in 2002 – the resulting CERATIZIT Group was able to triple its turnover under his leadership. In 2010 he had key involvement in the preparation and signing of the CB-CERATIZIT Joint Venture agreement in Asia. Jacques Lanners is leading the family enterprise in its third generation and has four children.