MAG Industrial Automation Systems, a machine tool and systems company, has entered into a multi-year, strategic relationship with QuEST of Bangalore, India, a provider of product development and delivery systems. MAG will get product-development services and manufacturing support while expanding its presence in India.
In the agreement, QuEST will provide integrated comprehensive support to MAG and its customers, including product detailing support along with CAD and finite element analysis for MAG's global engineering businesses. For manufacturing, QuEST will conduct cycle-time estimations, design and manufacture fixtures, develop tooling and prove out components on various MAG product platforms.
MAG is a group of machine tool and systems companies serving the durable-goods industry. Its portfolio includes the Cincinnati, Fadal, Giddings & Lewis, Cross Huller, Ex-Cell-O, Lamb, Huller Hille, Hessapp, Witzig & Frank and Maintenance Technologies brands. It has manufacturing operations in the United States, Germany, China, Korea, Brazil, France and the United Kingdom.