Founded in 1865, Gleason Corporation is among the world s leaders in the development, manufacture and marketing of gear production machinery and related equipment. The company provides technology for the servicing, production, finishing and testing of gears. Gleason s products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, construction, power tool and marine industries. The company also tests and analyzes prototype and production gears. Gleason has manufacturing operations in the United States, England, Germany, India and Switzerland. Its sales and service offices are located throughout the United States, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Gleason has a location in Fort Madison, Iowa.