Since 1945, Herold & Mielenz has set the industry standard as an innovative electric motor and power transmission sales and service center. Now a 3rd generation family-owned business with the 4th generation working hard in the shop, we work closely with a wide variety of original equipment manufacturers, industrial plants, and processing companies; developing solutions for their drive and motor problems and servicing their equipment needs. To us, electric motors and all the components that support their function, are tradition. The Mielenz family are direct descendants of Thomas Davenport, the man who invented the first electric motor in 1881. Great great great Grandpa Davenport was the first man to ever get a Patent on a commercial electric motor. We have always held that lineage and implantation of our industry skills, to be sacred. In today’s market, we apply our technical expertise along with state of the art equipment and processes to master a variety of industry tasks.