Smalley Steel Ring

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    Smalley Steel Ring is a company engaged in the manufacturing and development of spirolox retaining rings and wave springs. It offers constant section, laminar seal, and hoopster rings, as well as crest-to-crest springs, single turn springs, wave springs, nested springs, interlaced springs, and expanders. It also offers self-locking rings.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1918
    HQLake Zurich, IL, US
    Websitesmalley.com
    Employee Ratings3.3

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2022)223(+2%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at Smalley Steel Ring

    Michael Greenhill

    Michael Greenhill

    Chief Executive Officer
    Ken Massett

    Ken Massett

    Vice President, Sales
    Balan Chidambaram

    Balan Chidambaram

    Vice President, Information Technology
    Shelli Grons

    Shelli Grons

    Vice President, Human Resources
    George C. Nisbet

    George C. Nisbet

    President
    David Kueter

    David Kueter

    Director, Operations
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    Smalley Steel Ring Office Locations

    Smalley Steel Ring has offices in Lake Zurich, Tianjin, Coignières, Panama City and in 1 other location
    Lake Zurich, IL, US (HQ)
    555 Oakwood Rd
    Tianjin, CN
    Room 302, Growth Power Building, Intersection of East Third Road and Anhe Road
    Coignières, FR
    32 - 34 Rue des Osiers
    Panama City, PA
    Punta Paitilla
    Alingsås, SE
    Box 653
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    Smalley Steel Ring Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1918
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    Smalley Steel Ring Operating Metrics

    May, 2021Apr, 2022

    Product Categories

    22

    Industries Served

    88

    Patents (US)

    1010

    Patent Applications (US)

    11

    Smalley Steel Ring Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

    Company NameDateDeal Size
    Spirolox Inc.December 31, 2007
    Smalley Nordic AB
    Spirolox, Inc

    Smalley Steel Ring Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    86/100

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    Smalley Steel Ring Online and Social Media Presence

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    Smalley Steel Ring News and Updates

    Smalley Releases the Revolutionary Revolox™ Self-Locking Retaining Ring. Safely and Easily Secure Your High-Speed Rotational Needs

    Rotational capacity requirements for modern applications are higher than ever, especially in electric motors, gearboxes, and automotive transmissions. As the market leader for innovative retaining ring solutions, Smalley has been continually investing in ongoing research and development to meet the …

    Smalley Offers Web Store and Live Chat

    Smalley is pleased to announce the launch of a Smalley Web Store and Live Chat for U.S. based visitors. Online ordering of wave springs, retaining rings, and constant section rings is now available on www.smalley.com. "We strive to be at the forefront of the industry and help our customers every ste…

    Smalley Steel Ring Blogs

    Common Issues with Traditional Fastening Methods for High RPM Capacity Applications and How to Overcome Them

    Before hearing about Smalley’s high RPM solutions, the most common issues experienced with traditional fastening methods for high rotational capacity applications include: Bulky designs containing additional components Increased development time Increased production and assembly time Higher overa…

    Revolox™ ‘Dimple and Slot’ Self-Locking Ring: What is it, How Does it Work, and When Should I Use One?

    What is a Revolox ‘Dimple and Slot’ Self-Locking Ring? Let’s first define what a self-locking ring is. Spirolox®, a division of Smalley, invented self-locking rings back in 1958. There are two types of self-locking rings, ‘Tab and Slot’ and ‘Dimple and Slot’. So, what is it? A self-locking ring is…

    'Tab and Slot' Self-Locking Ring: What is it, How Does it Work, and When Should You Use One?

    What is a ‘Tab and Slot’ Self-Locking Ring? Spirolox®, a division of Smalley, invented the ‘Tab and Slot’ Self-Locking Ring back in 1958. The innovative design has been proven in thousands of high-speed applications. So, what is it? Let’s first define what a self-locking ring is. A self-locking ri…

    How to Increase Rotational Capacity for a Retaining Ring

    Importance of Retaining Ring RPM Performance With rotational capacity requirements of modern applications higher than ever, many engineers struggle to find retaining rings that can withstand high speeds. If an engineer settles for alternate solutions to retaining rings, it often results in more as…

    Tapered Section Retaining Ring (Circlip): What it is, Advantages, and Installation/Removal

    What is a Tapered Section Retaining Ring (Circlip)? Tapered Section Retaining Rings, also referred to as circlips, are retaining rings with a tapered radial wall. Tapered Section Retaining Rings can be axially installed into a bore/shaft groove to safely secure assemblies in place. They are designe…

    New Tapered Section Retaining Ring (Circlip) Series Released

    New Tapered Section Retaining Ring (Circlip) Series Released Lake Zurich, IL, February 15, 2022 – When you are in need of a quick and economical heavy-duty ring, Smalley's newest standard series of Tapered Section Retaining Rings (Circlips) is here to secure your assembly!  With over 100 years of m…
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    Smalley Steel Ring Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Smalley Steel Ring founded?

      Smalley Steel Ring was founded in 1918.

    • Who are Smalley Steel Ring key executives?

      Smalley Steel Ring's key executives are Michael Greenhill, Ken Massett and Balan Chidambaram.

    • How many employees does Smalley Steel Ring have?

      Smalley Steel Ring has 223 employees.

    • Who are Smalley Steel Ring competitors?

      Competitors of Smalley Steel Ring include SCHERDEL, Automatic Spring Products and Michigan Steel Spring.

    • Where is Smalley Steel Ring headquarters?

      Smalley Steel Ring headquarters is located at 555 Oakwood Rd, Lake Zurich.

    • Where are Smalley Steel Ring offices?

      Smalley Steel Ring has offices in Lake Zurich, Tianjin, Coignières, Panama City and in 1 other location.

    • How many offices does Smalley Steel Ring have?

      Smalley Steel Ring has 5 offices.