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North America's leading supplier of automotive machine shop equipment

Since 1888 high quality machine equipment has been designed and manufactured under the Winona Van Norman name.  In 1999 this legacy was acquired by Winona Van Norman Inc. of Wichita, KS and the heritage of quality and excellence now continues in the American heartland.  

While some of the products such as brakes and brake lathes, were discontinued at the time of the acquisition, a full range of equipment including machinery for motorcycles, small engines, automobile, diesel, marine and high performance engine rebuilding continues to be produced under the Winona Van Norman banner. 

Today, Winona Van Norman Inc. is a growing company that is focused on expanding into new markets and new products. Being well positioned for the future, with the broadest set of products and services as an established leader in the industry we continue to innovate. Our products and reputation for excellence are known and our affordability is unique.

As we continue to grow and establish relationships with our customers Winona Van Norman Inc. will be the trusted company for machine shop solutions.

For more information contact:

Winona Van Norman Inc.
710 E 17th St
Wichita, KS 67214
316-219-3500


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The History of Winona Van Norman Inc of Wichita, KS 

In 1999 a Kansas Company named Winona Van Norman Inc. was incorporated with 100% of the shares of the company owned by Machines Works Inc. of Wichita, KS.  Thereafter, Winona Van Norman Inc. of Wichita entered into an Asset Only Purchase Agreement under which it purchased the name of the historic machine manufacturing company "Winona Van Norman", along with certain intellectual property, machinery and other assets owned by the Winona Van Norman Division (WVN) of a Wisconsin corporation named D&S Manufacturing Inc and used in their engine rebuilding, equipment manufacturing, distribution, sales and service business. 

The heritage of quality and excellence, which had been synonymous with the Winona Van Norman name since 1888 continues in the American heartland where Winona Van Norman Inc. continues to innovate new solutions for our customers. 

710 E. 17th, Wichita, KS 67214-1312
(800) 533-8008
Winona Van Norman Inc. of Wichita Kansas is unaffiliated with the now defunct Wisconsin Company that went by the name Winona Van Norman; D & S Manufacturing Inc. or the Winona Van Norman Division, and the Van Norman Group of D& S Manufacturing Inc..