Fertigungstechnik Weißenfels (FTW) GmbH designs, manufactures and distributes NC-controlled rotary tables for the machine-tool industry. Among FTW’s customers are the major machine-tool manufacturers; their machines for complex 3D-machining are equipped with components from FTW.
Being an engineering partner for its customers FTW provides comprehensive solutions that can be flexibly integrated in the control and machining concept of its customers’ equipment. The company’s headquarters are located in Weißenfels, Germany. At the time of acquisition, FTW generated net sales of € 7 m and employed 90 people. Fertigungstechnik Weißenfels GmbH was acquired by mutares in February 2010 from the Römheld Group as part of a corporate refocusing program.