Our fourth-generation owned and operated company has been an industry leader in manufacturing axle shafts for almost a century. Mid-West Forge was started in 1925. It is a privately held company, currently operated by active participation of fourth generation management. Starting with a variety of forged products, Mid-West Forge began manufacturing axle shafts in the early 1930’s as a supplier to the automobile and truck industry, producing products for the following:
Buick, Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Cadillac, Chrysler, Ford, Nash, Studebaker, Packard, Hudson, Dana Corporation, Timken Detroit Axle, Indiana Automotive, White Motors, Eaton Axle, Massey Ferguson, Clark Equipment and others.
Our mission at Mid-West Forge is simply to be the finest forging and machining company in the world through continuous improvement and by continuously meeting or exceeding the requirements of our customers. From our levels of automation, investment in equipment and infrastructure, and commitment to our employees and customers, we continue to be the top supplier of shafts to the automotive industry and beyond. Here at Mid-West Forge Corporation it’s not enough to be a strong player within the industry, we strive to be the benchmark.
From our ownership, employees, to capabilities including automation, Mid-West Forge remains the go to supplier to our customers and the industry. Our almost century long existence as a single family owned company, expertise in the areas of technology and manufacturing, excellence in quality, outstanding leadership, and excellent customer service provide Mid-West Forge with a distinct advantage as a premier manufacturing company. These advantages allow Mid-West to serve our markets in a cost competitive way, with 100% on-time delivery, exceptional quality and outstanding customer service. Mid-West Forge remains the number one choice for our customers.
Mid-West Forge will continue to strive to be the world’s premier forging company and axle shaft manufacturer. Always evolving and producing through best practices, our future is growing. We will achieve continued growth while maximizing returns, all the while protecting the environment and providing benefit for our employees. We will focus on enhanced business relationships, building new partnerships, developing new technologies, and looking for continuous improvement opportunities that support our strong future. Always evolving, growing, striving for perfection, and making the world of manufacturing a better place. – less