Xtek, Inc., is a Cincinnati-based manufacturer
of specialty goods for the steel and aluminum industries.
Founded in 1909 as the Tool Steel Gear & Pinion Company,
the company made wheels for trolley cars. Now, as Xtek,
the company produces such things as large rollers, gears,
pinions, and track wheels. Xtek has been employee-owned
Xtek's staff of engineers, designers, metallurgists,
service technicians, skilled machinists, heat treaters and
office personnel solves problems for customers by designing
and producing products that meet the needs of steel and
aluminum rolling mills, mines, power plans, and food processing
Xtek has a competitive advantage over other
companies in the field because it developed an exclusive
method of treating parts that makes them tough, strong and
longlasting. In the industry, these are qualities that customers
demand in order to keep their plants and facilities working
at maximum capacity. And should the unexpected occur, Xtek's
service and reconditioning team can respond to emergency
equipment breakdowns anytime of the day or night.
Once primarily a supplier to domestic
companies, Xtek now sells its products to companies in more
than 30 different countries.