TechFab announced as KOMET SERVICE partner

November 30, 2013 - 06:00pm

TechFab, Montreal-East, Quebec, has joined the KOMET SERVICE network as a licensed partner for the refurbishment, regrinding and manufacture of solid-carbide tools, with a Grand Opening scheduled for December 5, 2013. 

The second Canadian KOMET SERVICE partner, after Castelar Tool, Mississauga, Ontario, and the sixth overall partner for North America, TechFab also joins a network of 21 European partners. The KOMET SERVICE network consists of specialists in the fabrication and refurbishment of solid-carbide tools that adhere to KOMET processes and quality standards. 

Established over 20 years ago, TechFab specializes in making cutting tools and aerospace tooling and performing gundrilling. TechFab sees its association with the KOMET SERVICE network as an opportunity to further expand its know-how through technology transfer and to broaden its service portfolio, according to the company. As a KOMET SERVICE partner, it will serve customers in the eastern half of the province of Quebec, from the Ontario border to Quebec City and Saint-Georges-de-Beauce. 

"It's a win-win-win for all parties involved" said Thomas Whennen, manager of KOMET SERVICE for North America. "These partnerships allow current KOMET customers to experience an enhanced level of service and support from KOMET, represent a growth opportunity for our partners through an expansion of their product and service portfolio, and enhance KOMET's brand presence and customer proximity in North America through an extensive network of local partners."

Related Glossary Terms

  • gundrilling


    Drilling process using a self-guiding tool to produce deep, precise holes. High-pressure coolant is fed to the cutting area, usually through the gundrill’s shank.

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