Our employees reflect our company's values: fair, ethical, inclusive, and invested. With over a 99% on-time delivery rate, we make sure customers receive the parts they need, when they need them.
Since 1976, Motion Industries has been a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Continually earn our place as the premier industrial solutions company by:
Owen-Richards Company purchased by Caldwell Marks & William Spencer in Birmingham, Alabama
First year sales exceed $500,000
Owen-Richards Company begins $150,000 warehouse expansion
Bearings & Transmission Supply (BATS) & Owen-Richards Company merge to form Motion Industries
Motion Industries becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (GPC)
New 30,000 SF Headquarters completed in Irondale, Alabama
"Keeping Industry in Motion" adopted as official slogan
Michael S. Gaffney named President/CEO
Mi Learning & Development opens first training center
Motion Industries expands into Canada with Oliver Industrial Supply
Sales exceed $1billion
William J. Stevens namedPresident/CEO
www.MotionMro.com launches, the first transactional website for Mi
Over 500 locations in North America
Sales of $3.1billion
MiHow2, new video series launches
Timothy P. Breen namedPresident/CEO
Mi Dallas DC moves to new facility
Randall (Randy) P. Breaux named President – North America
Sales reach $6 billion
Completed Headquarters renovation in Irondale, Alabama
Our comprehensive program of on-site people, services, technology, and storeroom solutions allows for accurate point-of-use and storeroom inventory management and cost savings opportunities.
We meet your needs for the build, repair, and supply of universal joints, shaft assemblies, and hydraulic and pneumatic components.
We provide product selection, sizing and configuration, technical support, and application engineering services customized for your automation needs.
We recommend the most efficient sustainable energy solutions for your plant and budgetary goals based on our on-site assessments to evaluate compressed air, steam, electrical and mechanical systems, and lighting.
We create custom designs and assist with trouble-shooting and application issues for conveyor systems, electrical automation and machine control, mechanical power transmission, hydraulics, pneumatics, and material handling systems.
We offer a wide variety of courses of instruction and can design a custom course for your needs. Learning center, in-plant, and online training classes are available.
We offer repair, fabrication, and modification services for fluid power, hose, electrical, and mechanical products at our US and CN locations.
Our qualified specialists work with your EHS and Plant Managers to evaluate current safety products and procedures, eliminate hazards, and make recommendations that ensure your facility meets the standards for safe working conditions.
We provide the parts from bearings to electrical motors to process pumps to keep in motion the equipment that operates the processing, transportation, packaging, and distribution of industrial goods.
We provide everything from conveying solutions to bearings to food-grade lubricants to comply with this highly regulated industry’s strict hygiene, precision, and automation needs.
We offer bearings, couplings, gear reducers, fluid power systems, material handling components, power tools and industrial supplies that perform in this industry’s brutal conditions such as extreme heat, dust, and water ingress.
Our reliable products, from power transmission components to driveshafts to gearing, keep pace with the large production volume this industry requires to operate.
Our parts and services, from gearing and linear actuators to robotics and automated solutions, help this competitive industry remain flexible as it keeps pace with evolving regulations.
We have the parts necessary for safe and efficient production in this highly regulated industry, from lubricants and sealants to personal protective equipment.
We have the parts from bearings to power transmission and fluid power components to help you successfully operate in one of the most remote, rugged, and dirtiest of industries.
From conveyors to gearboxes to personal protective equipment, we've got you covered in the fast-paced, hot, and dusty environment of this industry.
From hydraulic cylinders to bearings to industrial chain, our parts have the durability to handle the impact, vibration, torque and strength requirements of loading logs, debarking, sawing, and processing lumber.
We have the parts from hose to hydraulic pumps to pneumatic valves to keep your industrial machinery and rental equipment operating efficiently.
From motion controls to hydraulics to conveyor solutions, we have the products to support your production needs, as well as automated solutions to support innovations such as 3D printing.
We have the parts from bearings and seals to fluid power to drilling tools to help you maintain the flexibility needed to meet the demands of this critical industry.
We are committed to operating our business with integrity – contributing our time, talent, and resources to supporting our local communities, promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace, and being thoughtful stewards of our environment and natural resources. Our goal is to achieve positive impact that matters – to society and to the planet.
Our integrated approach to our strategy, corporate governance, and social and environmental responsibility creates long-term value for our employees, our suppliers, our customers, our communities, and our GPC shareholders. We encourage the Motion Industries’ family of employees to participate in community activities, both through company-organized events and individually; we also offer compensatory time for their volunteer work.