Lamination Specialties Corp. (LSC) was founded in 1956, and is now one of the largest manufacturers of laminations in all of North America.

Lamination Specialties Corp. (LSC) consists of three divisions:

  • -  Transformer & Ballast Lamination Division
  • -  Motor & Custom Designed Lamination Division
  • -  LSI Steel Processing Division

Lamination Specialties Corp. (LSC) has grown to over 300,000 square feet of Efficient Manufacturing Space designed to produce the highest quality electrical steel laminations.  And our facilities can be expanded by an additional 80,000 square feet if needed.

LSC has the financial strength to maintain steel inventories adequate to support the requirements of the largest companies in the industry.  We maintain an Electrical Steel Master Coil Inventory in excess of 25,000,000 pounds at all times.  We manufacture laminations from Silicon Electrical Steels and Cold Rolled Low Carbon Electrical Steels (CRML) in 29 Ga. (0.014"), 26 Ga. (0.0185"), and 24 Ga. (0.025") as a rule.  If required we can produce laminations from heavier gauge materials.

We have the Slitting Capacity to process in excess of 400,000,000 pounds of light gauge electrical steel annually.  We have three light gauge precision slitting lines in all: a 24" Tischken; a 48" Cincinnati; and a 61" Ruesch/AKV world-class, multi-head, double loop slitting and packaging line.  Our Ruesch/AKV slitter is the only one of this type in the Western Hemisphere!  In addition, LSC has a state-of-the-art Iowa Precision "Slear" light gauge slitting and blanking line with a Herr-Voss 5-high leveler to produce precision panel flat sheets and blanks to customer specifications.

We have over 40 high speed, straight sided Lamination Presses with the capacity to produce over 400,000,000 pounds of lamination annually.

We have four state-of-the-art continuous roller-hearth Annealing Furnaces with the capacity to anneal in excess of 300,000,000 pounds of lamination annually. 

Our Tool Engineering Department can design and supervise the building of the most sophisticated tools and dies.  They are also expert at adapting customer built tooling to our presses.

Lamination Specialties Crop. has a proven record as the Quality Supplier of laminations in North America.  But most important, we have the Ability and Commitment to service any customer's entire lamination requirement as a partner.

We want your business!  Please contact us for your next lamination requirement.




235 N. Artesian Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612
Fax:  312-243-2873

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