ST. LOUIS - Illinois Electric Works, Granite City, Ill., has joined Emerson Motor Technologies' list of distributors.

According to Dale Skoch, vice president and general manager of Emerson Motor's Industrial Solutions Division, "With more than 70 years of experience, Illinois Electric Works specializes in ac-dc motor rewinding and repairs to 10,000 hp."

Illinois Electric Works also provides Babbitt bearing spin casting, laser coupling alignment, metalizing, selective plating, predictive maintenance, on-site services, pump repairs, related machining and welding.

Founded in 1931, Illinois Electric Works moved from East St. Louis to Granite City, Ill. in 1998. President Dale Hamil grew the business from a two-person shop to 30 employees over the past 20 years.