Broadwind Energy. Solutions for the energy needs of the future.

Helping to foster energy independence in America, Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ: BWEN) applies decades of deep industrial expertise to provide components and precision gearing for customers in the energy and infrastructure markets.

Components and Precision Gearing for Energy and Industrial Applications

From gears and gearboxes for applications in oil and gas, mining and steel to wind turbine towers, to comprehensive remanufacturing of wind gearboxes and blades, we have solutions for the energy needs of the future—today. With facilities throughout the U.S., Broadwind Energy's talented team of 650 employees is committed to helping customers maximize performance of their investments—quicker, easier and smarter.

Towers and Fabrications

Broadwind Energy specializes in the production of wind turbine towers and fabrications for oil and gas, mining and other industrial applications. With production facilities located in Manitowoc, WI and Abilene, TX, Broadwind is situated in close proximity to the primary U.S. domestic energy and equipment manufacturing locations. Highly regarded by customers for flexibility and adaptability, Broadwind specializes in the fabrication of heavier next generation wind towers that are larger, more technically advanced and designed for multi-megawatt (“MW”) and larger wind turbines.

Precision Gearing and Gearboxes

Broadwind’s Brad Foote Gear Works, Inc. subsidiary engineers, builds and repairs precision gears and gearboxes for wind, oil and gas, mining and other industrial applications. With a heritage of gearing experience and ingenuity dating to 1924, and unique expertise in tight-tolerance gearing, Brad Foote is focused on the manufacture of custom engineered gearing systems and gearboxes. From its plants in Cicero, IL and Pittsburgh, PA, Brad Foote offers its global customers unmatched high-quality gearing solutions—every day.


  • Sales:  $199 million (2015), down 12% from 2014
  • Sales:  $241.3 million (2014), up 12% from 2013
  • Sales: $215.7 million (2013)

Executive Management Team

• President and Chief Executive Officer: Stephanie K. Kushner
• President - Brad Foote Gearing Division: Daniel Schueller

Sales Contacts

Wind Energy

Towers Manufacturing: alison.wroblewski@bwen.com
Wind Gearing:  joseph.reisinger@bwen.com


Steel Fabrications: gil.mayo@bwen.com

Precision Gearing / Brad Foote: sergio.gamboa@bwen.com

Compression Solutions

CNG:  joseph.reisinger@bwen.com or david.walters@bwen.com