Gearing News

Niagara Gear Division Invests in New Machining Technology – Haas VF-2

A new CNC machining center has recently been added to production at the Niagara Gear facility of Gear Motions Inc. in Buffalo, NY. The Haas VF-2 was installed in June and replaces milling operations that were previously performed manually. Milling operations in gear manufacturing include producing features such as drilled and tapped holes or keyways.… Read More »

Gear Motions Relaunches Pro-Gear Division, Offers Gear Grind Only Service

The Pro-Gear Division of Gear Motions Inc. is being relaunched as a gear grind only division. Pro-Gear will focus exclusively on providing high precision, high quality gear grinding services with quick turnaround time and low tooling cost. This service will appeal to gear manufacturers that need additional capacity and machine shops that require external gear… Read More »

Gear Motions Names New Vice President of Buffalo Operations

Gear Motions, a leading precision gear manufacturer, has named Paul Andruszko vice president of its Buffalo, New York, operations, which includes its Oliver/Pro-Gear and Niagara Gear divisions. Andruszko has more than three decades of experience in the gear industry and most recently served as general manager of the company’s Niagara Gear division. He replaces Michael Barron,… Read More »

Oliver Gear Division VP & GM, Mike Barron to Retire After 42 Years

The Gear Motions family would like to recognize Mike Barron, our Vice President and General Manager of the Oliver Gear Division, for his 42 years of dedicated service. It seems like just yesterday, although it was actually 1973, that a young engineer from Clarkson University arrived at Nixon Gear and agreed to take his first… Read More »

Turbochargers and Superchargers

For quite a number of years now, Gear Motions has been supplying high speed ground gears for Superchargers designed for Drag Racing and Street Legal applications. So, it came as no surprise when we recently read that a 2015  Autelligence survey reported that “forced induction” (Superchargers and Turbochargers) was voted in the top 5 most… Read More »





  • Nixon Gear Division1750 MILTON AVENUE
    SYRACUSE, NY 13209

  • Niagara Gear Division


    BUFFALO, NY 14217


  • Oliver/Pro-Gear Division1120 NIAGARA STREET
    BUFFALO, NY 14213