Outstanding service is just as important as outstanding products.

In 1968 Roy Nosek started Keson Industries, Inc. in Berwyn, Illinois. Operating out of a small office with inventory stored in an adjacent trailer, Keson became a vital resource to professional tradespeople and contractors. 

Roy Nosek

"Outstanding service is just as important as outstanding products."

WHO WE ARE Keson

Keson ARE A FAMILY OWNED COMPANY. and an AMERICAN MANUFACTURER.

They make and supply the highest quality measuring and marking products. They design them for use and occasional abuse (accidental, of course) for professional tradespeople. The Keson name has meant quality for almost 50 years.

They MAKE MEASURING WHEELS.

They mold plastic wheel hubs, rubber tires, and many other component parts right here at our factory in Aurora, Illinois. We have some of the other parts built to our specifications by trusted partners. They offer an industry-leading Limited Lifetime Warranty on our mechanical Metal Professional and RoadRunner® wheels (and a 2-year limited warranty on our MP401E, RRT12 and RRT6 wheels).

They MAKE CHALK.

Somebody’s got to make it, right? With calcium carbonate mined from local Illinois quarries and with pigments sourced from around the world, this product is made in Illinois. Two hundred and eighty feet from where our President, Aaron Nosek, steers the ship, our Chalk Room Manager facilitates the production of hundreds of thousands of bottles of chalk. They have seven colors, three degrees of permanence/brilliance, and nine different sizes.

They MAKE CHALK LINE REELS.

Highly recognized and highly regarded Giant® chalk reels are an industry standard. The classic GB1, GB1Neon, K3X, K3XPRO and other chalk reels are standing up to the harsh environments of jobs sites all over the world..

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