Pillar Induction of Brookfield, Wis., is celebrating 50 years of business in 2016. Established in 1966, Pillar manufactures systems for a wide variety of applications, including hardening, tempering, annealing, stress relieving, brazing, soldering, warm forming, forging, curing of coatings, extruding, shrink fitting and melting. Pillar has also been designing and manufacturing induction power supplies using IGBT and MOSFET power devices for the past 30 years.

Pillar Induction is part of the Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic group of companies. Headquartered in Warren, Ohio, Ajax TOCCO has manufacturing and service locations throughout the U.S., Canada, Germany, Poland, Belgium, China, Japan, Thailand, the U.K. and Mexico.