Our Company

About Tri-State Bearing

Tri-State Bearing Company, Inc., founded in 1950, is an independently owned and operated distributor of a full line of bearings, mechanical power transmission, and motion control products. We provide a full range of products to virtually every industry including the Aggregate, Agricultural, Automotive, Chemical, Construction, Fabrication, Food & Beverage, Forestry, HVAC, Manufacturing, Mining, Paper & Pulp, Pharmaceutical, Plastics, Processing, Utilities, Oil, and much more. We service Indiana, Southern Illinois, and Western Kentucky. Tri-State Bearing stocks a full line of reliable and trusted products in 10 convenient locations to serve the needs of our valued customers.

We are committed to service and customer satisfaction. With the combination of our inside and outside sales team, we can help identify your problem, search for the product you need, and work together to find solutions. Our expert sales team is trained and has experience that will provide timely service, competitive prices, and knowledge of the product to meet your needs and increase your productivity. With nearly 40,000 square foot of warehouse storage space, our company has the ability to stock a wide range of products tailored to your needs, which results in local inventory for immediate service and less downtime. Our well known company name, reputation, and relationship with manufacturers of the product you are looking for helps us better serve you.

We have partnered with many suppliers for decades and are a well-respected and trusted distributor. The value added services we offer makes us a reliable source to do business with. In summary, Tri-State Bearing has the product you need and the service you are looking for.

Affiliated Distributors / supplyFORCE

Tri-State Bearing is a member of Affiliated Distributors (AD), North America’s largest marketing/buying group for construction and industrial supplies. Tri-State Bearing is one of the original joining members of the Bearings and Power Transmission division. The Bearings & Power Transmission Division leverages the scale of AD and the reach of its sister company, supplyFORCE, to compete on the local and national level. Founded in 1981, AD is a collection of independent distributors and leading manufacturers with the belief that together we are stronger. Together, we win.

supplyFORCE is the only multi-category national MRO (maintenance, repair, and operating) solution that allows you to use the trusted local distributors that your plants prefer. supplyFORCE has over 200 market leading distributors, with more than 2,500 branches across North America, thousands of experts, and combined sales of over $22 billion.

A corporate agreement with supplyFORCE minimizes change management as most of your plants are already doing business with our distributors. This increases contract utilization, maximizing savings.

supplyFORCE distributors are industrially focused. Technical support remains local, inventory remains local and customized solutions are developed cohesively with your plant.

Services Offered by Tri-State Bearing

  • Distributor of Industrial MRO (Maintenance, Repair, Operation) products
  • Distributor of OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) products
  • Walk-in counter sales service during operating hours
  • Local delivery from all branch locations
  • Will stock product tailored to your needs for local inventory
  • UPS same day shipping
  • Drop ship service from manufacturer to your location
  • Case Hardened and Ground Shafting cut to length
  • Gear Box assembly on-site
  • Roller Chain cut to length
  • Electronic repair of Drives, Controllers, Servo Motors, etc.