When it comes to specialty bearing housings, seals and accessories, Standard Locknut, LLC has been leading the industry in quality and value for over 75 years. Our organization supports OEM and MRO requirements for rotating equipment with the highest quality bearing accessories, pillow blocks and machined components.
Standard Miether products are manufactured on-site at our Westfield, Indiana (USA) manufacturing facility with one goal in mind: Maximizing your bearing investment and minimizing costly downtime.
We solve application challenges, increase uptime, and help our customers make the most out of their bearing investment.
TWO GREAT COMPANIES UNDER ONE ROOF!
In 2016, Standard Locknut, LLC and Miether Bearing Products joined forces by offering the highest quality bearing accessories, pillow blocks and precision machined components to OEM and MRO industries.
1934 – George Miether starts Miether Machine Works (MMW) serving West Texas Oil Boom
1948 – Robert F. Waddell founded Standard Locknut and Lock Washer Co.
1957 – MMW builds first split pillow block housing for industrial application
1960 – MMW moves to current location and Incorporates
1968 – Standard entered the industrial markets with accessories and pillow blocks & began contract machining business
1970 – MMW is purchased by Alco Standard
1980 – MMW becomes Miether Bearing Products
1986 – Alco Standard sells Miether Bearing Products to a group of former managers (Alco Industries).
1994 – Standard consolidated operations into new facility in Westfield, IN
1997 – Standard QS-9000 and ISO 9002 certified
2006 – ISO 9001-2000 certified
2007 – Standard became Standard Locknut, LLC
2008 – Miether Bearing Products expands to over 50,000 sq. feet and operates over 20 CNC machines
2009 – Standard achieves ISO 9001-2008 certified
2009 – Standard ISO 9001-2008 certified
2009 – Standard AS 9100 and TS 16949 certified
2013 – Standard Westfield, IN employer of the year
2015 – Standard acquired by Dunes Point Capital
2016 – Standard and Miether merged all operations into the Westfield, IN facility
Our products are manufactured with one goal in mind: maximizing your bearing investment and minimizing costly downtime. We’ve spent years working with customers in a variety of industries to solve application challenges, increase uptime, and help them make the most of their bearing investment.
- ISO 9001:2015
- Ethical & Integrity
- Honest and Open Communication
- Respect People and Cultural Differences
To engineer and manufacture a complete line of specialty bearing housings, seals, and accessories that helps our customers reduce costs, increase performance, minimize downtime, and insure a competitive edge. We demonstrate our commitment to our customers, employees, and corporate partners by continuously refining our processes, improving delivery beyond industry standards, maintaining the highest quality and providing unrivaled service.
Matt Lesher – Chief Financial Officer
Rob Schoenherr – VP of Sales & Marketing
Sean Williams – VP Operations
Ann Eckstein – Dir. Human Resources
Dwight Beaty – Dir. of Quality & Engineering