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Participating Companies

Featured Illinois Manufacturer:
Brad Foote Gear Works, Inc., a subsidiary of Broadwind Energy, Inc.
About Company   Cicero, IL

Brad Foote


With nearly 100 years of industrial precision gearing expertise, Brad Foote creates gearing solutions for some of the most demanding applications and industries in the world including steel, mining, oil and gas, wind energy, construction, pulp and paper, defense, and much more.


Top Products: Spiral bevel gears, loose gearing, wind gearing, enclosed drive gearboxes, gearbox gear replacements, heat treating, gear finishing, super finishing, and more.


Brad Foote Gear Works is a subsidiary of Broadwind Energy, Inc. Check out their Made in Illinois profile here.


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Precision gears and gearing systems.

Contact Information:   

Jolynn Kennedy




From earth moving equipment to automobiles; medical devices to consumer products, Illinois is home to 20,000 manufacturers employing nearly 600,000 people. 

IMEC, along with our strategic partners, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and other friends of manufacturing, have launched this on-line resource to showcase the diversity of products made here and celebrate the companies that manufacture them. In towns from Chicago to Carbondale, manufacturing is the engine that powers the Illinois economy.