has been in business for over 100 years.
We specialize in manufacturing industrial electric motors for some of the most demanding applications world wide.
For over a century the industries of the world have turned to Louis Allis
to manufacture electric motors for their most specialized applications.
There's a reason why Louis Allis
has always been the "First and Last Name in Electric Motors".
The history of Louis Allis
began in 1901 with the investment of a Milwaukee businessman in the small D.C. Motor manufacturing firm, The Mechanical Appliance Company
After increasing employment by nearly six times in the first five years of business, the firm began expanding beyond the D.C. world.
The firm moved out of its original facility in a small shoe factory to its historic East Stewart Street property in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where in 1922 the manufacturer officially changed its name to The Louis Allis Company
quickly became an innovator and market leader in the design and manufacture of specialty A.C. Electric Motors.
was able to revolutionize many mechanical processes of the day, creating safer and more efficient machines that utilized Louis Allis products.
Many of the industries that Louis Allis
made great innovations in early on are some of the same industries we still serve today.
By the 1940's, Louis Allis
was a company having more than one thousand employees and sales of at least twenty million dollars.
Even by mid-century, Louis Allis
held the distinction of creating products such as the world's first integral horsepower explosion-proof electric motors.
continued their tradition of innovation throughout the entire twentieth century, serving countless industries in a global setting.
holds numerous patents on various products serving the electric motor industry, still standing as a world leader in specialty motor innovation.
Today, Louis Allis
is headquartered twenty-five miles north of Birmingham, Alabama and is continuing the tradition of providing unique motors for unique applications, while also offering products such as a full line of NEMA motors.
We welcome the challenges of large specialty applications and manufacturing motors up to 20,000 horsepower.
Under our current leadership, Louis Allis
has experienced tremendous growth and hopes to continue this trend throughout the twenty-first century as a world leader in providing customers with creative solutions for their most challenging needs.
At Louis Allis
, we believe that "Building Specialties is Our Specialty".
See how Louis Allis'
century worth of specialty motor manufacturing experience can benefit you.
has always been and will continue to be an innovative company not only in motor manufacturing but in simply the way we do business.
When you buy a Louis Allis
motor you are making an investment in not only your company but also in the lives of the people and ministries Louis Allis supports throughout the world through our philanthropic efforts.
Come partner with Louis Allis
in making your business and this world a better place.
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