Wickman UK & GWS Tool (Peterson Tooling) Announce Partnership for UK & Europe

Posted in Technical Members News on 10th Oct 2023

Partner Focus – The Wickman UK Announce Exclusive Partnership with GWS Tool Group

Wickman UK are delighted to announce their exclusive partnership with GWS Tool Group for the UK and Europe for all GWS product ranges. GWS Tool Group is a North American-based, vertically integrated manufacturer of highly engineered custom, standard, and modified standard cutting tools, primarily servicing the aerospace and defence, power generation, automotive and medical sectors.

GWS Tool Group has acquired multiple businesses one of these being the Peterson Tool Company. Wickman is a global supplier and manufacturer of CNC multispindle lathes, designed to produce medium and large volumes of extremely precise, high-quality components. Wickman’s services and sales network extends to all parts of the world.

Owen Coyne, Director, Wickman UK said “I am delighted to work with GWS Tool Group, their continued growth by acquisition has been outstanding, one of which The Peterson Tool Company (acquired in 2022) we will all be familiar with in the UK. Our mission now is to provide continued service and support to all existing customers along with advice on current processes to ensure all tooling and machining needs are met. I’m very much looking forward to meeting GWS customers in the coming months!

Johhny Freeze Director of Business Development of the GWS Tool Group, said “We are honoured to be working with The Wickman UK as our exclusive partner, this is an exciting opportunity for both organizations. All driven with you the customer in mind. This allows The Wickman UK to support all existing business with the backing of the GWS team.”

Contact: Owen Coyne, Director, Wickman Group Tel No: +44 (0) 2476 547900 Mob No: +44 (0) 7766 202338 https://www.wickman-group.com/ https://www.gwstoolgroup.com