News: Press Releases

Why Forest City Gear? Cutting-edge work with a family focus

Many manufacturers are facing the same dilemma heading into 2019 – attracting and retaining top-line talent. For more than 60 years, Forest City Gears has grown because it focuses on two things – being the most capable company in the gear industry and treating our employees like family. If you are considering making manufacturing a […]

  • 12/21/18

New Director of Sales at Forest City Gear

ROSCOE, IL – March 21, 2018. Forest City Gear has hired Erik J. Spurling as Director of Sales to oversee the activities of the company’s network of direct and independent sales representatives nationwide, and to lead sales strategies that meet the growing demands of a wide and diverse customer base throughout the world’s gear-making industries.

  • 3/21/18

Forest City Gear Earns Women’s Business Enterprise Certification

ROSCOE, IL – December 11, 2017. Forest City Gear has successfully met the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council’s standards for certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise.

  • 12/11/17

FCG Adds Continuous Generating Grinding Capability for High Volume Production

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 […]

  • 9/11/17