Woodlawn, Ohio

R. A. Heller Co.

Locally Owned and Operated Since 1946

R. A. Heller Co.

10530 Chester Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45215
513-771-6100
R. A. Heller Co., Industrial Equipment, Services, Cincinnati, Ohio

Since 1946, Heller R A Co. has been the Cincinnati area's top machine shop. Offering hard chrome plating, pump rolls, turbine shafts, and more, this locally owned and operated company proudly serves clients throughout the Midwestern and eastern US with high-quality machine engineering.

For the past 70 years, Heller R A Co. has been serving the needs of a wide variety of industries, ranging from paper to steel. The team of machining experts is able to tackle any job, big or small, in their newly expanded 20,000-square-foot facility, which is the perfect space for the efficient manufacturing and design of small machines.

With their 10-ton crane and a shop filled with cutting-edge equipment, Heller R A Co. can readily handle any hard chrome plating, precision grinding, or piston rod repair work you might require for a competitive price. When you work with this Tri-State Tooling & Manufacturing Association member, you'll be completely satisfied with both the quality of the work and the cost.

Additionally, Heller R A Co. is known for their commitment to the environment. They incorporate eco-friendly manufacturing into their machining work by recycling parts, an extra step which not only decreases their impact on the environment, but saves you money as well.  

When you need high-quality, reliable hard chrome plating or other machining services, turn to the team that's been serving Cincinnati and the surrounding areas for over 60 years. For more information, call Heller R A Co. today at (513) 771-6100 or visit their website

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