A Message From Our CEO Regarding COVID-19

March 18, 2020

Dear Valued Customer,

The news on the COVID-19 is changing day by day. At ERIKS North America (“ERIKS”), we are following the CDC and other governmental agencies on the latest updates and guidance for critical information. We are also working with our customers to honor their requests related to site visits.

ERIKS has created a Task Force that meets regularly to review the impact […]

March 19th, 2020|

Modern Distribution Management Names ERIKS North America a 2017 Top Industrial Distributor


Modern Distribution Management Names ERIKS North America a 2017 Top Industrial Distributor

PITTSBURGH, July 24, 2017 – ERIKS North America was recently ranked No. 20 on Modern Distribution Management’s (MDM) 2017 Top Industrial Distributors list and No. 3 on the Top Hose & Accessories list. The MDM Market Leaders lists identify the top distributors by revenue across 15 distribution sectors. Ben Mondics, President and CEO […]

July 24th, 2017|

Goodall® Introduces the DuraCrimp® Coupling System for Steam Hoses

New coupling system is optimized for use with the Goodall® Inferno and Super Inferno steam hoses to provide superior reliability, safety, and cost savings

PITTSBURGH, March 2, 2016—Goodall® has introduced the DuraCrimp® coupling system, an exclusive and innovative crimping system for the next generation of Goodall steam hoses.

Specially designed for the Goodall Inferno ISO6134-2A and Super Inferno steam hoses, the DuraCrimp coupling system’s bolt-free connector eliminates […]

March 3rd, 2016|

Lewis-Goetz (Industrial Company) Turns 80


The year was 1935. The world was recovering from the Great Depression. World War II was just beyond the horizon. That May, Babe Ruth collected the final three home runs of his career at Forbes Field in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh.

Later that year and less than four miles away in Downtown Pittsburgh, Ben Gooding Sr. opened […]

December 11th, 2015|

Lewis-Goetz Celebrates 80 Years

Industrial company’s Pittsburgh location a staple since 1935

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 9, 2015Lewis-Goetz is celebrating its 80th anniversary in Pittsburgh. Today’s company is significantly larger and more diverse than the Ft. Pitt Boulevard storefront founded by Ben Gooding, Sr. on Dec. 11, 1935. Goodings’ Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company started as a hose company and by the early 1950s was known as Gooding Rubber […]

December 9th, 2015|

Lewis-Goetz Opens New Major Facility Operation

Distribution, production and service center in western United States strengthens company’s geographic reach and exceptional customer service         

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 17, 2015 —Lewis-Goetz has opened a new distribution, production and service center in Salt Lake City, underscoring the company’s commitment to exceptional customer service and satisfaction. With more than 40 employees, the campus is designed to help customers achieve peace […]

November 18th, 2015|