ABOUT US


K.R. West Company is a distributor of hydraulic and pneumatic compnents. We also can do system design, motion control, filtration, troubleshooting and maintenance. Ourmission is to provide all customers with the best and quickest service.

We have a service counter where customers can bring in repairs, request for hose assemblies, and purchase parts. Our office and service counter hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

K.R. West Company can service many industries including: paper, foundries, machine builders, die casting, tooling, hydroplants, etc.

Doug West, President, Taryn West, Vice President, Pat nicoles of Monnier

OUR PRODUCTS

K.R. West Company has been Milwaukee Cylinder's largest distributor for the last 7 years. We were Monnier's largest distributor for the past three years. K.R. West has also been in the top five distributors for Wandfluh Hydraulics for the last 14 years. For more iproduct information, view our line card or our products page.

HISTORY

K.R. West Company was founded in 1981 by Ken and Sharon West. Ken enjoyed flying and made a point to include his flying in business by making urgent deliveries in his single-engine airplane. In 1991 Ken West stepped down as President to retire. Doug West became the controlling owner and was appointed by Ken and Sharon to be President. In 2014 Doug West became sole owner and his daughter, Taryn West, was appointed Vice President.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Our interactive calendar includes upcoming events such as office closings, free webinars, trade shows and more updates. Click on the events to view more details.

ASSOCIATIONS

GOVERNANCE

K.R. West Company is operated as a small, family owned business. K.R. West falls under the NAICS code for industrial machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers. The standard of the U.S. Small Business Administration for this NAICS group is a business with less than 100 employees, which K.R. West Company is in compliance to.

As defined in the 2010 United States legislation, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, a conflict mineral is (a) columbite- tantalite (coltan), cassiterite, gold, wolframite, or their derivatives, or (b) any other mineral or its derivatives determined by the Secretary of State to be financing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or an adjoining country.

K.R. West Company does not knowingly buy or sell any products with conflict minerals. Our policy is to request compliance from our manufactures we distribute to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. We have sent out request forms to our suppliers and trust their response of not using conflict minerals.

To give equal employment and advancement opportunities to all people, we make employment decisions at K.R. West Company based on each personsal performance, qualifications, and abilities. K.R. West Company is an equal opportunity employer without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, citizenship, ethnicity, national origin, sex, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.