FFG’s North America Technology Center Grand Opening


FFG (Fair Friend Group) celebrated the Grand Opening of its North America Technology Center on October 17th and 18th 2023 in Sterling Heights, Michigan. We are excited to share the highlights from this grand event!  Eighteen (18) machines were displayed, powered, and performing live cutting demonstrations. FFG has all your CNC equipment needs including vertical / horizontal milling and turning solutions for high-speed, die/mold, heavy duty, multi-axis, multi-tasking, and high-volume machining solutions.  A big thank you to our strategic partners for their participation and generous sponsorship.

   FANUC America Corporation – Curtis ChristensenKristen Proctor
   – Fullerton Tool Company – Patrick Curry
   – Kennametal – Mark Bacigal
   – LNS North America – Chad Kernats
   – MD Tooling, LLC – Eric Klutke
   – Renishaw – Michael Simon
   – Setco – Jim Broz
   – Jergens, Inc. – Chris Sellers
   – Siemens – Daniel Vitullo
   – Huntington National Bank – Tom Donnelly
   – GSA TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD – Todd Lindemann
   – GRANCH – Todd Lindemann

To learn more about FFG and its North America operation, contact us. 
   – Michael Judge – michael.judge@mag-ias.com (616) 340-3140
   – Gerald Turner – gerald.turner@mag-ias.com (248) 496-8912
   – Jody Michaels – jody.michaels@mag-ias.com (847) 489-5072
   – Michael Sim – michael.sim@mag-ias.com (586) 764-2775
   – Paul Chen – paul.chen@mag-ias.com (586) 446-7300

The FFG North America Technology Center enables distributors, partners, and end users to consult and collaborate with experts, compare different technologies, run test cuts, conduct cycle time analysis, and see FFG’s machines and technologies firsthand.

“The FFG North America Technology Center brings multiple FFG companies together under one roof to best support and service the North America market including machine demonstrations, training, service parts and spindle rebuild and exchange,” says Brian Prina, president of MAG.

FFG operates from fifty (50) manufacturing facilities worldwide including the United States, Japan, Germany, Italy, India, Switzerland, Korea, China, and Hungary.  FFG is one of the largest machine tool companies in the world including thirty-seven (37) machine tool brands with the most comprehensive offerings of vertical machining centers, horizontal machining centers, vertical turning centers, horizontal turning centers, multi-spindle and rotary transfer machines, gear manufacturing, grinding and factory automation solutions.

CUTTING VIDEOS (click below)



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