Kitagawa-NorthTech Inc.

301 Commerce Dr
Schaumburg,  IL  60173-5305

United States
847-310-8787
http://www.kitagawa.us
  • Booth: 2008

Kitagawa-NorthTech offers the highest level of quality and versatility in standard and custom designs and manufactures high performance Pneumatic and Hydraulic Workholding solutions for Manual and CNC Milling, Grinding and Turning.

Kitagawa-NorthTech delivers comprehensive product offerings:

Standard Three-jaw Chucks, Quick Change jaw and collet Chucks, in stock Standard and Special Collets to order,

Special Pull-down and Indexing Chucks for small and large Valves,

Small to very large Standard and Special VTL Chucks and VTL Face Plates with Boring Mill Jaws up to 3.5 Meters,

Steady Rests,

Large bore Nobel Chucks and Kitagawa Large Bore Rapid Stroke Pneumatic Chucks for Pipe & Coupling,

Large Custom Turning/Milling Fixtures for BOP's and Frack Pumps,

Drill Head Turning and Flute Milling Workholkding and so much more!

As a world leader in workholding solutions, the majority of major CNC Lathe manufacturers choose Kitagawa-NorthTech solutions as original equipment.


 Press Releases

  • Kitagawa NorthTech, Inc. will be previewing their Nobel Brand Workholding and Chucks for oil and gas applications at this year’s Houstex 2019 at booth #2008. Available up to 3.5 Meters (11.48’) in size, Kitagawa NorthTech’s Nobel Chucks, Face Plates and Oil Country Chucks serve a wide range of applications

    Available in a wide assortment of sizes, styles and configurations including large Face Plates with Boring Mill Jaws, manual Independent 4 Jaw, 3 Jaw Scroll, Power Combination Chucks, Indexing Chucks, Pull Down Chucks and Special Application 6 Jaw 2+2+2 Chucks for thin wall machining up to 3.5 meters. The Kitagawa NorthTech Nobel Special Large Bore Oil and Gas Chucks go up to 42” diameter and can handle spindle pass through of up to 14.5” diameter.

    Popular for their forged steel bodies, large bore size and time-tested performance, Nobel Large Power, Manual & Special VTL Face Plates and Chucks are designed for Large Bearing, Aerospace, Power Generation and more. The Nobel Oil Country Chucks are uniquely suited for Down-Hole Drilling, Instrumentation, Fracking & Refining.

    Kitagawa NorthTech’s Nobel brand offers the most comprehensive family of VTL Workholding solutions available in the industry. The family includes Manual and Power Wrench Scroll Chucks, 4 Jaw Independent Chucks, Large 6 Jaw Pin Arbor Pull-Down Chucks, Large 6 Jaw 2+2+2 Thin Wall Ring Application Chucks, Combination Power/Boring Mill Jaw Chucks and Face Plates with Boring Mill Jaws. They also offer Large Manual and Hydraulic Part Specific VTL Turning Fixtures.

    Media Contact:

    DYNAMIC MARKETING ENTERPRISES LLC

    David Martorana

    dynmarent@gmail.com

  • Kitagawa NorthTech is Covering All Your Oil & Gas Large Workholding Requirements with our Nobel Brand Large Chucks and Workholding

    The Nobel offering includes 3-Jaw and 4-Jaw, Large Through Hole, Manual Chucks and Large Through Hole Power Chucks, Specialized Large VTL Chucks, Face Plates, Boring Mill Jaws and Index Chucks. Many Nobel Oil & Gas Chuck models are currently available, inventoried and in stock at Kitagawa NorthTech headquarters and manufacturing facility in Schaumburg, IL.

    Key applications include:

    • Any Large Parts Turning Over 40” up to 11.5’
    • All Oil & Gas Country applications including: Large Diameter Pipe Threading, Couplings, etc.
    • Large Bearings in Aerospace & Commercial Applications 
    • Large Valve Bodies in Hydro power
    • Large Castings for Wind & Solar Energy
  • Kitagawa NorthTech Offers Nobel Brand: Large, Heavy Duty Power amd Manual Chucks & Special VTL Face Plates for the Oil & Gas Country Industry

       Schaumburg, IL – August 13, 2018 – Kitagawa NorthTech, Inc., the global leader in Standard Power Chucks, Advanced and Custom Engineered Workholding, has acquired the exclusive distribution, sales and marketing rights for Kawatatec Nobel branded chucks for North America. Due to their rugged build and extremely large size, the Nobel brand of Chucks now available from Kitagawa NorthTech have become synonymous with Oil & Gas industry applications over the last three decades. Nobel Chucks are popular in oil and gas country applications because of their unique features, forged steel bodies, large bore size, time-tested performance and reliability in these demanding applications.

    Available up to 3.5 Meters (11.48’) in size, Kitagawa NorthTech’s Nobel Chucks, Face Plates and Oil Country Chucks Serve a Wide Range of Applications

    The Nobel Large Power, Manual & Special VTL Face Plates and Chucks are designed for Large Bearing, Aerospace, Power Generation and large Commercial work, while the Nobel Oil Country Chucks are uniquely suited for Down-Hole Drilling, Instrumentation, Fracking & Refining.

    Kitagawa NorthTech Nobel Chucks are also available in a wide assortment of sizes, styles and configurations including large Face Plates with Boring Mill Jaws, manual Independent 4 Jaw, 3 Jaw Scroll, Power Combination Chucks, Indexing Chucks, Pull Down Chucks and Special Application 6 Jaw 2+2+2 Chucks for thin wall machining up to 3.5 meters. The Kitagawa NorthTech Nobel Special Large Bore Oil and Gas Chucks up to 42” diameter can handle spindle pass through of up to 14.5” diameter.

    Kevin Bennett, VP of Sales & Marketing adds, “Kitagawa and Kawatatec are two like-minded companies. We both share a similar heritage and approach to design, manufacturing principles and quality standards, so we believed the Nobel brand to be an excellent addition to join our ever expanding family of Workholding Solutions. Our comprehensive family also includes, standard, advanced and engineered workholding and custom engineered workholding solutions for rotational, stationary, grinding, turning and milling. Acquiring the Nobel brand distribution rights for North America also reinforces our vision and promise to customers to be their turnkey workholding supplier in North America.”

    Kitagawa NorthTech earlier this year absorbed ITEX Workholding operations, which previously held the distribution rights for Nobel Chucks in North America. Principal of ITEX, Mike Roberts joined Kitagawa NorthTech, Inc to provide continuity in selling Nobel products, along with his tremendous knowledge and breadth of oil & gas industry experience. He currently serves as Regional Sales Manager for Kitagawa NorthTech throughout the Southwest.

    Nobel Brand Chucks from Kitagawa NorthTech Complete Large Diameter VTL Workholding Offering

    With the addition of Nobel brand chucks, Kitagawa NorthTech offers the most comprehensive family of VTL Workholding solutions available in the industry. The family includes Manual and Power Wrench Scroll Chucks, 4 Jaw Independent Chucks, Incredibly Large 6 Jaw Pin Arbor Pull-Down Chucks, Large 6 Jaw 2+2+2 Thin Wall Ring Application Chucks, Combination Power/Boring Mill Jaw Chucks and Face Plates with Boring Mill Jaws. They also offer Large Manual and Hydraulic Part Specific VTL Turning Fixtures.

    About Kitagawa North-Tech, Inc.

    With over 70 years of Workholding experience, Kitagawa NorthTech offers the highest level of quality and versatility in custom design and manufacturing of high performance workholding solutions for CNC turning, grinding and milling applications.  Kitagawa offers an extensive family of standard, advanced and custom engineered Workholding, chuck systems collet chucks, oil & gas country chucks, automated Workholding, turning and grinding steady rests, work rests, hydraulic cylinders, diagnostic grip for software tools, kits and accessories, Kitagawa Tri-Kote™ grease, “THE BEST.”  for Kitagawa power chucks. Please visit www.kitagawa.us to learn more.

    Media Contact:

    DYNAMIC MARKETING ENTERPRISES LLC

    David Martorana

    dynmarent@gmail.com


 Products

  • Nobel 31/32 and 41/42 Series Manual Chucks
    Our most popular Nobel models, the 31/32 and 41/42 have become the industry standard for Large Diameter Pipe Threading, Large Shaft Turning and other Large Diameter Turning Applications for Oil & Gas Country....

  • The 31 Series are Heavy Duty scroll style chucks that feature a 3 jaw, self-centering chuck configuration and are available up to 42”. The 41 Series are Heavy Duty, 4 jaw independent chucks popular for out of round and irregular shaped parts. The 41 Series are also available up to 36”. Larger sizes are available upon request.
  • Nobel CVH & CVB Series VTL Power Chucks
    This Nobel VTL Power Chuck Series begins where our Kitagawa NV Series leaves off. Starting at 40”, with size alway up to 11.5’, these VTL chucks are for the largest turning applications....

  •  Nobel CVH & CVB Series VTL Power Chucks

    This Nobel VTL Power Chuck Series begins where our Kitagawa NV Series leaves off. Starting at 40”, with size alway up to 11.5’, these VTL chucks are for the largest turning applications. Available in standard 3 or 6 jaw self-centering, power chuck configurations, the CVH Series VTL Chucks are the perfect platform for your large turning requirements. Our CVB VTL Chucks combine a 3 jaw power chuck with 4 Boring Mill Jaw for the ultimate in application flexibility for large Workholding projects.

  • Nobel Boring Mill Jaws
    Typically used in conjunction with large diameter face plates, Nobel Boring Mill Jaws are the suitable solution for creating a custom 4 or more jaw independent chuck for large vertical lathes....

  • Nobel Boring Mill Jaws

    Typically used in conjunction with large diameter faceplates, Nobel Boring Mill Jaws are the suitable solution for creating a custom 4 or more jaw independent chuck for large vertical lathes. These large assemblies allow independent radial adjustments and customization to build a Workholding system to meet unique application requirements.

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