About Us

Winfield H. Smith founded Winsmith in 1901 and began operations in Buffalo, New York. In 1924, the company moved to Springville, New York and currently operates three US based manufacturing facilities. Winsmith gearing is built on a reputation of high quality and reliability.

Winsmith designs, manufactures, and markets worm, planetary, differential planetary, planocentric, epicyclical, and helical gearing technologies for a wide range of markets and applications including packaging, food processing, broadband satellite communications, solar energy array tracking, hydro flow generation, and motion control.

Winsmith’s custom gearing products are uniquely designed in collaboration with our customers. Double enveloping gearing provides high output torque capability. The Stainless Conveyor Drive is a unique one-piece product that provides superior wash down protection for food processing applications.