Welcome to FFG Americas

MAG Automotive and Saginaw Machine Systems (SMS) are a part of the Fair Friend Group (FFG) global machine tool conglomerate which is one of the world’s largest machine tool companies with the most comprehensive portfolio of vertical and horizontal machining centers, vertical and horizontal turning centers, multi-spindle and rotary transfer technology, gear manufacturing, grinders, and factory automation solutions.  FFG’s footprint spans globally with 50 state-of-art manufacturing facilities in 3 continents and 10 countries.  FFG’s machine tool operation in the US are located in Michigan, Illinois, California, and Maine.  FFG’s two state-of-the-art machine tool manufacturing facilities in North America are located in Sterling Heights and Saginaw, Michigan.   

MAG and SMS have been designing and building machine tools in Michigan for over 160 years and are the leading manufacturer of milling / turning machines and applied automation solutions for mid-to-high volume production requirements.  MAG and SMS are built on the foundation of renowned legacy machine tool brands of Cross Hüller, Ex-Cell-O, Lamb, and Wickes and is the most innovative machine tool partner for OEMs, tier suppliers, and machine shops alike. 

MAG is now offering a wide variety of machining centers and turning centers from its FFG sister companies including FEELER, LEADWELL, and FFG DMC. FEELER, LEADWELL, and FFG DMC machines are all in stock and available at the MAG Sterling Heights, Michigan Technology Center and from MAG’s authorized distributors throughout the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.
“We are very pleased to begin offering additional FFG machine brands and machining solutions to the North America market and supporting existing FEELER, LEADWELL, and FFG DMC users with service, replacement parts and applications support” said MAG President Brian Prina. FEELER, LEADWELL, and FFG DMC enable us to offer North American manufacturers a wider selection of precision machining solutions and will complement our existing high-performance MAG and SMS lines very well.
“We are excited to have MAG as our North American importer for FEELER, LEADWELL, and FFG DMC.  Their excellent applications and automation expertise and customer service will expand the FFG presence throughout tier suppliers and job shops supporting the automotive and truck, aerospace, industrial equipment, medical and renewable energy industries”, said FFG Founder and Chairman Jimmy Chu. “We are excited to see FFG companies coming together enabling the company to fully immerse itself in the market and tailor its machining technology to solve the unique challenges of its customers throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
For further information of our product offering, machine availability, or becoming a dealer, please contact us at:

     – Michael Judge – michael.judge@mag-ias.com (616) 340-3140

     – Gerald Turner -gerald.turner@mag-ias.com (248) 496-8912

     – Jody Michaels – jody.michaels@mag-ias.com (847) 489-5072

     – Michael Simmichael.sim@mag-ias.com (586) 446-7076

     – Paul Chen – paul.chen@mag-ias.com (586) 446-7300





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