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Peter Wolters
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Precision Surfacing Solutions

With passion, hard and brittle materials have been cut with our wire saws since 1953. Since then, we have been developing and manufacturing wire saws for market leaders in a wide range of industries. Our products are known for their durability, precision and low cost of ownership in daily use.

2019 The wafering division of Meyer Burger is sold to the Precision Surfacing Solutions group. 
2018 Market launch of the multi wire saw DW 291, specifically designed for the volume production of silicon wafer for the photovoltaic industry
2016 Market launch of multi wire saw DW 288 Series 3
2013 Market launch of multi wire saw DW 288, the first dedicated multi wire saw for diamond wire technology
2008 Market launch of multi wire saw DS 271, the saw from which the greatest number were produced
2005 Market launch of multi wire saw DS 264
2004 Market launch of the multi wire saw DS 265, which was used with slurry and diamond wire
2003 Foundation of subsidiaries in China and Japan, positioning in the Asian markets
2000

Market launch of multi wire saw DS 262, the first wire saw specifically designed for photovoltaic industry

1999

Market launch of the first wire saw DS 261 for 12" semiconductor industry

1992 Market launch of inner diameter saw TS 207
1991 Market launch of the first multi wire saw DS 260
1985 Market launch of annular saw TS 121
1980 Development of a saw, based on wire technology
1977 Market launch of the first inner diameter saw TS 23 with higly precise air bearing
1970ff Development of inner diameter saw and start of cutting of silicon wafers for the semiconductor industry
1960 Market launch of the first annular saw TS 3
1954

First delivery of a “Creusomat” (watch jewel manufacturing machine)

1953

Foundation of Meyer und Burger GmbH by Hans Meyer and Erich Burger with focus on watch jewel manufacturing machines

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  • PRECISION SURFACING SOLUTIONS

    PRECISION SURFACING SOLUTIONS supports manufacturers in a wide variety of industries in which precision grinding, lapping, polishing, deburring and advanced materials processing equipment is commonly used. They all need high-quality, high-precision, stable and well-engineered machines to manufacture high-quality work pieces.

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  • Lapmaster Wolters

    Founded in Chicago in 1948 as a manufacture of lapping and polishing machines for the mechanical seal market, Lapmaster has grown to a worldwide solution provider for more than 20 industries like precision optics and advanced materials.

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  • Barnes Honing

    Since 1907 Barnes has been considered a world leader in developing innovative honing and bore finishing technology and processes. The earliest Barnes honing machines were the first to make honing a practical and efficient means of finishing automotive cylinder bores in a production environment.

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  • ISOG

    Since May 2020, the brand ISOG belongs to the globally active Precision Surfacing Solutions Group. With the addition of ISOG to the already existing strong brands within the Group, PSS further strengthens its position as a leading supplier of high quality, best in class technologies in the market of surface quality enhancement solutions.

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  • ELB-Schliff

    ELB-Schliff Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH has been producing surface and profile grinding machines for over 60 years. The company was founded by Edmund Lang in the city of Babenhausen which led to the name "ELB-Schliff".

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  • aba Grinding

    The aba company was founded in 1898 under the name "Messwerkzeugfabrik Alig & Baumgärtel Aschaffenburg", hence the initials aba. Today, the aba Grinding Technologies is exclusively focused on the advancement and production of precision surface and profile grinding machines.

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  • REFORM

    REFORM Grinding Technology GmbH is specialized in the sales, development & production of grinding machines for various applications at its location in Fulda (Germany).

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  • KEHREN

    Founded in 1934, KEHREN is a well-established designer and builder of high-precision grinding machine tools and systems under the following categories: vertical grinding centers, vertical grinding centers with portal design, surface grinders with rotary tables and horizontal spindles, and surface grinders with dual rotary tables and vertical spindles.

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  • Micron

    Produced in Germany since 2009, MICRON machines are compact and dynamically rigid grinding machines especially designed for Creep Feed and Profile grinding. MICRON is an industry leader in grinding of Hydraulic components like stators, rotors and van pumps.

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  • Peter Wolters

    Founded in Germany in 1804 by Mr. Peter Wolters, Peter Wolters has been producing lapping, polishing and fine grinding equipment since 1936. In 2019 Precision Surfacing Solutions acquired the division Wafer plant and service business for photovoltaic and special materials of Meyer Burger. Further Information can be found at www.precision-surface.ch

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