The takeover has been official since July 1st. Reichmann & Sohn GmbH is now owner of the trademark rights and intellectual property of the Italian mechanical engineering company MAUS s.r.l. With the acquisition, Reichmann has secured valuable know-how in the field of foundry automation.
This way, Reichmann is further expanding its position as a world's leading provider of automatic casting finishing solutions and opening up new growth and development potential.
Reichmann Casting Finishing and MAUS are present as leading providers of foundry automation among the metal foundries worldwide with an existing total machine park of over 1000 installed machines. “With the acquisition of the Maus brand and all of the intellectual property, we like to combine the technological know-how of both companies and enable new developments.
Our goal is to offer our customers the best solutions for foundry automation on the market,” says Stefan Reichmann, Managing Director of Reichmann & Sohn GmbH. A new, innovative product line for automatic casting finishing will be presented in September.
In order to reliably supply existing MAUS customers with spare parts and services, a service and spare parts management is set up at the company's headquarters in Weissenhorn.
The formerly long-time market companion MAUS has over 30 years of experience in the field of foundry automation and vertical turning. The MAUS brand offers a wide range of NC machining centres and robot cells for the automatic grinding of cast parts up to 10,000 kg as well as a range of vertical lathes for the machining of parts up to 800 mm in diameter. The MAUS FOUNDRY AUTOMATION division offers specialized machines for the production of foundry cores
Casting Finishing Reichmann & Sohn GmbH has more than 100 years of experience and engineering competence in grinding and cutting technology. Customers around the world trust in the high level of innovation, reliability and quality of the machines "Made in Germany". The Reichmann Casting Finishing division offers customer-oriented solutions for automatic cutting, deburring, surface grinding and belt grinding of cast parts. The systems for automatic casting finishing and postprocessing enable positive effects on costs, productivity, quality, health and safety in foundries worldwide. Reichmann thus contributes to further automation and humanization in foundries
Flexible and innovative solutions for the foundry market
The automatic grinding systems and casting finishing centres of the Reichmann & MAUS brands are used internationally for all types of metals, cast parts, forgings and alloys. These include cast parts for the automotive industry, aviation, medical technology, turbine and power plant technology, road and sewer construction, cast parts for agricultural and construction machinery as well as fittings.