In 2012, the assets of Chrome Crankshaft Company, LLC were acquired and become the newly formed subsidiary of EGI named Ellwood Chrome Crankshaft Company. Located in Joliet, Illinois, ECC operates under the Ellwood Crankshaft Group umbrella of companies.
ECC provides crankshaft hard chrome plating and reconditioning services primarily supporting the North American Locomotive aftermarket. The extensive repair equipment includes chrome plating tanks, crankshaft grinders, crankshaft balancer and sub arc welder among other key equipment to support crankshaft reconditioning.
The addition of ECC significantly strengthens the position of the Ellwood Crankshaft Group in the global crankshaft markets by offering further value add and expertise to the lifecycle of the crankshaft supply.
Ellwood Chrome Crankshaft
4166 Mound Road
Joliet, IL 60436