About us

Company profile

The tradition in the cutting tools productions

For more than 70 years we have been producing cutting tools of guaranteed quality for:

- hole and chamfer processing
- external and internal thread cutting
- reaming, milling and gear cutting
- Special tools by requirement

History

1946 - Founded tool-making company in Bulgaria, named Bolshevik

1980 - About 5 500 labourers work in the main plant in Gabrovo and all over the country. In the thread cutting department about 400 labourers.

1996 - Purchasing by Plansee TIZIT, Austria

1999 - Establishing of GWG (of English -Thread cutting tools)

2001 - GWG is purchased by RS Werkzeuge GmbH
General Manager becomes Eng. Reinhard Schwamberger

2004 - Founded second plant in Tryavna

Company statistic


About 420 labourers work in the company GWG in January 2016

About 15.000 m² production area

About 5 000 000 tools by year

About 500 tons steel by year

About 90 % production for export

A tool shop in Gabrovo

A tool shop in Gabrovo services our Bulgarian customers, through selling at place, reception of orders and supplying of cutting tools to exact indicated address.

Contacts:

GEWINDEWERKZEUGE GABROVO GmbH
157 Stoletov Blvd.
BG-5301 Gabrovo
Bulgaria
Tel.: +359 66 814 409; +359 66 814 407
Fax: +359 66 801 652; +359 66 801 654
E-mail: bgsales@gwg-gabrovo.com or office@gwg-gabrovo.com

Our product range

The Product range of the company include:

TAPS:
Hand taps and Machine taps for metric, pipe, Unified, Whitworth and for armoured tube thread

DIES:
Circular dies and Hexagon die nutes for metric, pipe, Unified, Whitworth and for armoured tube thread

DRILLS:
- Spiral drills for metal, metal sheets and wood
- Step drills
- Tube and sheet drills
- Drill-milling cutters
- Spiral drills extra long
- Spiral drills for NC - machines
- Center drills

SINK-TOOLS:
Countersinks, Counterbores

MILLS:
End mills and Mill cutters

GEAR CUTTERS:
- Involute gear cutters
- Hob cutters
- Gear shaped cutters

REAMERS

SPECIAL TOOLS BY DRAWING OR SAMPLE OF THE CUSTOMER

USED STEEL:
- HSS, HSS-Co 5%, HSS-Co 8%, HSS-Co10%
- ASP

STEEL SUPPLIERS:
- Germany
- France
- Austria
- Russia

Technical equipment

Specialized machines from Germany, USA, Schwitzerland for:

- grinding of flutes of the cutting tools
- grinding of threads
- square grinding
- chamfering

Thermal treatment - vacum furnaces for tempering

- Vacuum furnace IPSEN
- Vacuum furnaces SCHMETZ

Quality and control

 The company is certified by the International Quality Standard ISO 9001 by SGS Bulgaria.
 Modern laboratory for metallographic analysis
 System of measuring devices

Management


Manager
Dr. Claudia Schwamberger

Procurator
DI Zhivko Zhivkov

Procurator
DI Stefan Petrov