News

May 14, 2015
Lewis-Goetz Specialists to Offer Solutions at AFPM Reliability & Maintenance Conference and Exhibition
Joining experts across the refinery industry, Lewis-Goetz is pleased to have a presence at the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturer (AFPM) 2015 Reliability & Maintenance Conference and Exhibition, taking place May 19-22 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. Lewis-Goetz, the industrial distributor will be joined by affiliated manufacturing companies Advanced Sealing and Leader Gasket Technologies to provide industry expertise and exhibit a full array of proven refinery-focused products and solutions in booth #1159.

April 21, 2015
ERIKS North America Continues Growth through Strategic Acquisitions
ERIKS North America, a leading industrial process solutions provider, recently added two new companies to its family of industry leaders. With the acquisitions of Action Industrial Group by ERIKS' Lewis-Goetz and Seals and Packings, Inc. by ERIKS Seals and Plastics, the company continues its aggressive growth and commitment to expanding its business model geographically and within strategic end markets. Part of ERIKS worldwide, ERIKS North America is made up of four companies that offer complementary products and services across multiple industries.

April 9, 2015
Lewis-Goetz Acquires Action Industrial Group
Lewis-Goetz is pleased to announce it has acquired Action Industrial Group, a South Carolina-based fabricator and distributor specializing in fasteners, gaskets, hose products and industrial construction tools and supplies. The acquisition will add seven Southeast locations to the Lewis-Goetz footprint, as well as considerable gasket fabrication technologies. Action Industrial Group has 78 employees and had $21.5 million in net sales last year. The financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

March 10, 2015
Lewis-Goetz Launches Web-based Tool to Help Identify Cost-Saving Solutions
Lewis-Goetz recently launched its interactive, web-based Case Study Tool that has re-imagined the way its growing customer base can access the company’s cost-saving solutions. The app includes custom solutions that Lewis-Goetz implemented across 14 industries over three years to save its customers more than $53 million.

November 6, 2014
Lewis-Goetz Among Leading Service Providers for Fracking Industry
Lewis-Goetz has become one of the most trusted partners of the hydraulic fracturing industry by offering comprehensive solutions - including increasing production, reducing downtime, and product innovation - that recently resulted in $1.4 million in savings for one of its customers.

September 14, 2014
Lewis-Goetz Expands Leadership Team to Serve Growing Customer Base
Lewis-Goetz, a leading industrial service provider of industrial products, including fabricated hose, conveyor belts, valves and gaskets, is pleased to announce new leadership roles within the company.

July 7, 2014
Lewis-Goetz Acquires Advanced Sealing
Lewis-Goetz, a leading Pittsburgh-based industrial service provider of a variety of industrial products, including fabricated hose, conveyor belts, valves and gaskets, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Advanced Sealing.

February 3, 2014
Executive Management Appointment – Lewis-Goetz
It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Don Evans as the new President and CEO of Lewis-Goetz, effective March 1, 2014.

October 24, 2013
Organizational Changes ERIKS North America
We are pleased to announce that Jeff CRANE, currently President and CEO of Lewis-Goetz, will be appointed President and CEO of ERIKS North-America and chairman of the US Board of Directors as of 1 January 2014.

December 14, 2012:
Goodall Rubber Company of Canada moving production facility
Goodall Rubber Company of Canada is moving its production facility from its current location on Pretty River Parkway to a newly rehabilitated building at 530 Third Street in Collingwood.

November 1, 2011:
ERIKS to Acquire Lewis-Goetz
ERIKS NV, a Netherlands-based industrial service provider of a variety of industrial products, including fabricated hose, cut gaskets and sealing products is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lewis-Goetz, a leading Pittsburgh-based distributor.

July 8, 2011:
Modern Distribution Management Names Lewis-Goetz a 2011 MDM Market Leader
Lewis-Goetz & Co. Inc. has been ranked #23 on Modern Distribution Management's 2011 Industrial Market Leaders list.

June 10, 2011:
2011 MDM Market Leaders: Top 40 Industrial Distributors
Lewis-Goetz recently ranked among the nation's Top 25 Industrial Distributors as compiled by the editors of Modern Distribution Management. Strong organic and acquisition growth powered Lewis-Goetz to its best showing ever in this ranking.

June 1, 2011:
Lewis-Goetz Announces the Acquisition of Valley Rubber and Gasket
Lewis-Goetz and Company, Inc. (“Lewis-Goetz” or the “Company”) announced it has acquired Valley Rubber & Gasket Company, Inc. (“Valley”) and all related subsidiaries. Valley, a Sacramento-based fabricating distributor of conveyor belting, hose and sealing products has operations throughout central and northern California as well as locations in Seattle, Washington; Elko, Nevada; and Salt Lake City, Utah.

January 1, 2011:
Lewis-Goetz announces the acquisition of Industrial Rubber & Supply of Decatur, Alabama
Lewis-Goetz and Company, Inc. ("Lewis-Goetz" or the "Company") announced it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Industrial Rubber & Supply of Decatur, AL (IR&S). IR&S is a distributor of gaskets, seals and hose assemblies specializing in the fabrication and supply of these products to a variety of industrial customers in the northern Alabama market.

January 1, 2011:
Lewis-Goetz announces the acquisition of EVCO House of Hose
Lewis-Goetz and Company, Inc. ( "Lewis-Goetz" or the "Company") announced it has acquired substantially all of the assets of EVCO House of Hose (EVCO), a Salt Lake City, Utah based distributor of hose, fittings and related products.

September 4, 2009:
Lewis-Goetz announces the acquisition of International Gasket and Supply
Lewis-Goetz and Company, Inc. (“Lewis-Goetz” or the “Company”) announced it has acquired substantially all of the assets of International Gasket and Supply (“IGS”), a Houston-based subsidiary of Leader Global Technologies.

March 9, 2009:
Lewis-Goetz has acquired substantially all of the assets of Transport Parts Incorporated
Lewis-Goetz and Company, Inc. (“Lewis-Goetz” or the “Company”) today announced it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Transport Parts Incorporated, a Minneapolis-based distributor of industrial hose and accessories serving the transportation and industrial markets of Minnesota.