Total Support for Your Electric Motors, Pumps, Reliability, Drives and Motion Controls

Serving Peoria and Central Illinois for nearly 100 years, Foremost offers over 500 years of combined experience and expertise. We take pride in not only the quality of repairs we offer, but our customer service. Let us bring our knowledge to the table and be an invaluable part of your maintenance team.

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Reasons to Partner with FIT

Our technicians are highly skilled & experienced craftsmen who approach each repair with professionalism and care. We respond to our customers' needs immediately and effectively, utilizing our own fleet of trucks, including flat beds, for quick pickup & delivery. Inspection, repair, & testing procedures exceed industry standards, using the finest materials available paired with cutting-edge technology, documenting our efforts every step of the way. We consistently offer our customers the best value for their repair dollar and are 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

Our Capabilities

At Foremost we offer a convenient location, fast service, and the trained professionals to meet all of your needs. Inside our shop, you’ll find state-of-the-art electric motor repair equipment, machining facilities, and new products for distribution. We continue to add new products to meet the ever-changing needs of the industries we serve.

Rewind/repair pair up to 3000 HP and 4160 volt motors

Large machining operations

10,000 lb. capacity dynamic balancing

Vibration Analysis and Field Balancing

Surge, Core Loss, and Load Testing

Large Industrial Coatings (up to 12 feet)

Dry or submersible testing capabilities

Motor Coil Rewinding Machine

Computerized QA Quality Assurance Program

Industries We Serve

The Foremost name has come to mean total service to our customers in various industries. Our goal is to perpetuate the Foremost tradition of quality, pride in workmanship, and dedicated service with every repair. Don’t see your industry? Give us a call, we likely can help you too!

Manufacturers We Represent

We are longtime partners with nearly all the manufacturers in the motor, pump, control, and power transmission industry. Don’t see your manufacturer listed?  Contact us today!

Contact Us

Do you have questions about our company, products, or the services we offer? Contact a representative to begin a conversation about our many products or services.

Esther Tyler

New Products & Distribution

Ann Wilson

New Products & Distribution

Tammy Juerjens

Repair & Field Services

Jay Foster

Drives & Controls


Jeff Tyler

Outside Sales


Troy Tyler

Outside Sales


Ian Willman

President and General Manager


Mike Moran

Chairman and CEO


Bob Lonning

President and COO