GF Machining Solutions launches its Turbine Group - Premium-level support for aerospace and energy customers

30.5.2017 14:16

Selected turbine manufacturers in the fast-growing aerospace and energy sectors now have direct access to premium sales and service solutions, with the GF Machining Solutions Turbine Group dedicated to their needs.

Through a single and competent point of contact, key turbine manufacturers worldwide will benefit from the Turbine Group’s ability to provide the most complete solutions adapted to their specific needs in a business requiring deep expertise, extensive consulting and responsive support.

“Our international Turbine Group brings together extensive turbine knowledge from across GF Machining Solutions’ organization worldwide and capitalizes on our greatest asset: our global network of our own sales and service companies,” says GF Machining Solutions President Pascal Boillat. “Together, these characteristics make us a strong and unique asset to aerospace and energy turbine manufacturers around the world.” 

GF Machining Solutions’ Turbine Group will leverage the 4P (Plan, Performance, Partnership, Profit Increase) approach to ramping up manufacturers’ productivity and profits. Originally implemented by GF Machining Solutions’ Liechti Engineering technology unit, this model has proven to add value for customers and will ensure key customers’ direct access to all technologies and services within GF Machining Solutions. The 4P model allows customers to plan their profits with solutions engineered to their specific production requirements; boost their performance with innovative technology ensuring highest quality and quantity output; and get a reliable partnership with GF Machining Solutions which provides support and performance updates over the entire machining solution life cycle. As a result, customers can obtain the lowest cost per part and achieve profitability increases of more than 30 percent.

The Turbine Group broadens GF Machining Solutions’ sales and service approach to encompass all of its technologies, from Milling and EDM to new technologies including Laser, micromachining, and Additive Manufacturing post-processes. To be in direct contact with GF Machining Solutions’ Turbine Group, please e-mail:


4P – Solutions for lowest cost per part

Plan your Profit
Solution engineering of your technical and economical production requirements

Innovative technology for highest quality and quantity output

Support and performance updates over entire machining solution life cycle

Profitability increase

>30% – lowest cost / part

Profile of GF Machining Solutions
GF Machining Solutions is the world’s leading provider of machines, diverse technical solutions and services not only to the tool and mold making industry but also to manufacturers of precision components. The portfolio ranges from electrical discharge machines, high-speed and high-performance Milling machines—including clamping and palletization systems, 3D Laser surface texturing machines and Spindles—to solutions for Tooling and Automation, services, spare parts, expendable parts, consumables and Digitalization solutions. GF Machining Solutions is a globally acting Division of the Georg Fischer Group (Switzerland) and maintains a presence on 50 sites worldwide within its own organization. Its 3’255 employees generated sales of CHF 992 million in 2017. More information can be found at


More information:

Sophie Petersen
Internal Communications and Media Relations Manager
GF Machining Solutions Management SA
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2504 Biel

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