Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool (MAT)
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool (MAT) is part of MHI Group and focuses on the design, manufacturing, sales, product installation, technical guidance, after-sales and consulting services for machine tools for various industries from automobiles to robots and aerospace.
The company has been manufacturing machine tools since 1939. As one of Japan’s leading manufacturers of gear machines it delivers both gear machining machines and cutting tools. MHI Machine Tool also manufactures large machine tools (Double Column MC, boring machine), special machines, and special purpose machines.
In addition, the company is involved in the development of advanced manufacturing technologies such as metal 3D printing and equipment for joining wafers at room temperature.
In the automotive sector, MAT is providing solutions that cover the entire production chain for internal and external gear production, including hobbing, shaping, skiving and grinding machines. Customers of MAT’s machines not only benefit from the latest technology innovation but also from the rigidity and reliability thanks to our heritage in heavy machinery.
MAT is an industry leader in the development and production of machines and tools to create internal gears for planetary transmissions. For example, the Super Skiving Cutter, a unique multi-layer skiving tool that aims at improving the efficiency and tool life in ring gear production. Or the development of the only continuous internal grinding process which delivers increased accuracy, tool lifespan and quality for hard finishing of internal gears after heat treatment.
Driven by the needs of the industry, MAT embraces MONOZUKURI – the Japanese comprehensive concept of manufacturing to pursue creativeness and quality. With ceaseless effort and embracing change, we will continue to provide our customers with the meticulous support services and state-of-the-art production systems truly sought by society. This is our mission.