GEARSolutions Magazine, one of the top industry publications in the world, features Forest City Gear’s own Erik Spurling in the May edition of Q&A. Spurling joined FCG in March. He’s had a distinguished career in sales in the manufacturing industry, spending nearly nine years as national sales manager of Kuriyama of America in Schaumburg and coming […]
Here at Forest City Gear, we produce more than 70,000 gears monthly, including spur, helical, splines, worm and worm gears, tapered splines, threads, master gears, face gears, beveloids, clutch teeth, special forms, and serrations.
Our high-quality gear production is made possible through the close attention to detail and uncompromised auditing, testing, quality review, and packaging—from initial blanks and tools, to production and final inspection. We manufacture custom gears for a wide range of industries and product applications, including:
- Outer Space
- Medical & Dental
- Food & Packaging
A distinguishing characteristic between other gear manufacturers and us is a combination of the experience and knowledge that exists within our workforce with the advanced equipment we use to manufacture and inspect all our gears. We are the gear experts with over 60 years of experience dealing with challenging jobs from around the world.
Roscoe, Illinois – Forest City Gear has expanded its high-volume gear production capabilities with the addition of a Reishauer RZ 160 gear grinding machine and Felsomat FRC 600 high-speed load/unload automation. The system is part of a new 8,500 sq. ft. facility, located in close proximity to Forest City Gear’s main plant, dedicated to the […]