Kirby Risk Corporation is a multi-faceted organization dedicated to meeting your needs with innovative and effective solutions.

With more than 40 locations throughout Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Georgia, we have the experience and resources to provide you with reliable technical assistance, logistics management, communications systems and quality products to meet your needs and enhance your competitive position.

We are focused on helping you address the growing competitive pressures to reduce costs, conserve resources, improve productivity and reduce time to manufacture goods and services. We provide a wide range of services including quality electrical supplies, electrical apparatus sales and repair services, wiring harness/cable manufacturing and quality industrial component manufacturing.

Kirby Risk Corporation is built upon the following business operations:

Kirby Risk Electrical Supply provides quality electrical, automation, lighting, enterprise and power distribution products and solutions for maintenance, design and installation of electrical systems.

Kirby Risk Service Center designs and builds custom engineered systems, wiring harnesses and subassemblies for JIT manufacturing requirements, and provides line sequencing and inventory services.

Kirby Risk Mechanical Solutions and Service offers ISO 9002-quality electrical apparatus repair as well as motor, power transmission and generator sales. Off-site services include predictive maintenance programs, motor cleaning and analysis.

Kirby Risk Precision Machining provides quality precision machined components using the latest CNC technology KANBAN and other manufacturing logistics capabilities extends the level of service in a wide range of industries.

ARCO Electric Products is a division of the Kirby Risk Corporation. ARCO specializes in the manufacture of roto-phase converters.

Since 1926, Kirby Risk has remained committed to the concept of sacrificial service by going above and beyond what it takes to provide you with the right products and services at the right time, to the right place, at the right cost–working hard every day to MAKE IT HAPPEN!


Our History

Proudly celebrating more than 90 years in business.

Established by James Kirby Risk in 1926, the story of our company begins in an old blacksmith shop on North Second Street in Lafayette, Indiana.

By 1934, the company had become known as the Kirby Risk Electric Co.

Our timeline details this rich history and much more.

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