Hy-Tech Engineered Solutions announced on Oct. 15 the acquisition of Blaz-Man Gear and Gear Products & Manufacturing; both Chicago based companies specializing in the manufacture and distribution of custom gears and power transmission gear products.

The addition will triple Hy-Tech’s capacity in gear production, as well as bring new expertise to expand into more complex spiral and straight bevel gear design and manufacture. Hy-Tech offers over 20,000 replacement parts for many recognized leading OEM brands.