Mercedes-Benz AG praises Fives’ know-how and Landis technologies as part of its AGIPROS 4/5/6 project

Landis LT2e

Press release - China, March 2, 2020

Continuing its eight-year collaboration with Mercedes-Benz AG in the development and improvement of its crankshaft production processes (AGIPROS), Fives secured an order for upgrading nine existing Landis LT2, Landis 3Se and Landis LT2e grinding machines, and supplying six new Landis LT2e grinding machines in order to face new challenges for crankshafts production.

Therefore, the Group is supporting the car manufacturer in the technological evolutions of its engine, enabling to anticipate and absorb production diversity.

All the machines are expected to be delivered by mid-2021.

With this new proof of confidence in Grinding | Ultra Precision teams, in Landis range of products and GrinderCare service, Mercedes-Benz AG confirmed their willingness for long term collaboration with Fives.