Meet Greg Ferris

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Many of you may not recognize his face - but you will know his voice when you click to play the video. Greg has been with Decatur Industrial for over a quarter of a century! Yes, a long time! Greg is in charge of customer service and logistics. When not at work, Greg donates much of his time to AMBUCS, a national service organization that works to promote independence and mobility for children and adults with disabilities. He once served as National President. When he’s not at work or working for his service organization, he is an avid golfer.

Follow Decatur Industrial on LinkedIn

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At Decatur Industrial, we are always working to serve our customers even better.  Part of that mission means sharing with our customers how to better take care of and service motors, gearboxes, pumps, and other special production equipment. We are a reliability company - meaning we don't just fix it, but we find out why your failures are occuring in the first place. Click here to follow us on LinkedIn and have weekly reliability tips at your fingertips. 

January Newsletter Released

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:13 -- Decatur Industr...

January 2017 Customer Newsletter
- Leading American Paper Company Saved $150K in Emergency Downtime
- Employee Spotlight: Greg Ferris, Customer Service and Logistics
- Gearbox Reliability and Best Practices
-  Save the Date: March 16 - Reliability Summit at Decatur Industrial Electric
To read the full newsletter, click here. 

Press Release: Decatur Industrial Expands Team

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 14:57 -- Decatur Industr...
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Decatur Industrial Electric is pleased to announce Andy Patton has joined the company as a Business Development Manager.
Patton brings with him over 20 years of experience in the electric motor, industrial control, and switchgear industry. His most recent position was Senior Sales Engineer at Siemens where he provided technical support, equipment start-up and commissioning, and new product sales. In his new role, he will focus on project management and solution providing. His expertise in electric motors and in low/medium voltage drives will allow him to provide customers the correct solution for their application.
Decatur Industrial Electric is a strategic partner in reliability solutions to customers throughout the Midwest, providing electrical and mechanical equipment solutions. For more information, visit

Asset Management Program at Decatur Industrial

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Our Asset Management Program allows a “proactive” partnership vs. “reactive.” This helps YOU to have less downtime. AMP is a “Menu of Services.” We are capable of customization to suit your unique requirements.
    - Climate controlled inventory storage
    - Life cycle history of product
    - Inventory management & logistics
    - Warranty tracking
    - Root cause & failure analysis
    - Energy analysis & savings program
    - Capability of interfacing with your ERP/CMMS systems
    - Full life-cycle support of assets (birth-to-grave)
Email our asset management program specialist, Terry at