Bosch Rexroth: How Bosch Rexroth in Fountain Inn Pumps Up Manufacturing Cost Control

At its Fountain Inn, SC, plant, Bosch Rexroth produces many different axial piston hydraulic pumps and valve housings for its drive products for heavy equipment and agricultural applications. Controlling the cost of more than 900 different tool assemblies it uses is a major task. A ZOLLER Tool Management System is how it’s done.
Bosch Rexroth in Fountain Inn has two production buildings with more than 90 CNC machine tools, mostly DMG and Mori Seiki machining centers operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Material of iron and steel are received from foundry suppliers and machined on the 4- and 5-axis machining centers which feature large tool storage capacities.