UGA

UGA represents the next generation of gear and shaft manufacturers. With a reputations built on satisfying quality requirements, narrow shipping windows, responsiveness to customers needs and a competitive position in the global market, UGA has become a world-class supplier to industry. Under the leadership of parent company, United Stars, UGA has met these marketing conditions by building a manufacturing organization that consists of innovative techniques with the latest technologies utilized throughout the facility.

Cellular Manufacturing

For medium to long runs, cellular manufacturing techniques are devoted to (families) of parts that adapt themselves to several operations and machines taking advantage of run time, queue considerations and ergonomics.

Automated Gear Cell Manufacturing

This highly sophisticated method of production is representative of UGA’s ability to develop a World Class manufacturing system that provides the latest technological advances in the industry. The cell system utilizes advanced material transfer and robotics not typically seen in standard manufacturing plants.

Captive Heat Treat Operations

The Heat Treat Division compliments the entire facility. Technically and professionally trained personnel monitor compliance to rigorous standards of quality. Steel shot blast and glass bead cleaning, magnetic particle inspection and complete metallurgical laboratory testing and services are all ISO qualified processes that are in-house.