Employee Resources

Quick Facts

  • Corporate offices and manufacturing plant are located in Albert Lea, Minnesota

  • 8,000 sq. ft. test laboratory with access to over 30 Almco machines for process development

  • Manufacturing floor space of 55,000+ sq. ft.

  • Employs approximately 60 people

About Almco

Almco is your state-of-the-art manufacturer of vibratory deburring, washing, cleaning and metal finishing products.

With nearly 70 years as the leader in the vibratory deburring and metal finishing industry; Almco provides customers a broad product line, supplies, and services at competitive prices.

  • Albert Lea Machine Company incorporates as ALMCO on April 12
  • Purchased by F.A. Trow, primarily for the equipment; valued at approximately $120,000
  • Operates as a division of Queen Stove Works, owned by the Trow family, manufacturing "Supersheen" brand tumbling barrels
  • Purchased by King Seeley Thermos Co.
  • ALMCO/Queen Products/King Seeley Thermos Co. purchased by Household Finance Corp. of Chicago, IL
  • ALMCO division of Household is purchased by employee group as ALMCO Inc.
  • Purchases Sutton Machine of Sturgis, MI. to supplement its spindle finishing product line
  • Acquired by Innovance, Inc., of Albert Lea, Minnesota
  • 100% Employee Owned
  • Operate our business with Honesty, Integrity, and Trust
  • Maintain a Healthy, Challenging, and Satisfying Work Environment for our Employees
  • Generate Financial Security for our Employee Owners
  • Invest in Advanced Product Manufacturing Development and Service Technologies
  • Provide Equipment, Automation, Supplies and Services that help our Customers succeed
  • An Innovance Company



Mass Finishing, Inc. is the sister company of Almco and an industry leader in polishing and deburring machines.