Lakeside Engineering Corporation initially served the water needs of
nation-wide buildings and municipal communities. Lakeside's name sprang
from our early location near the shores of
In 1968, we relocated to the western suburbs in
where we remain today.
The first major
products were Zeolite and Green Sand Water
Softeners and Filters, and in 1936, the Aero filter was introduced as an
early-day rotary distributor. That same decade, a patent was acquired
for the Spiraflo Clarifier, and later, the Spiravac Clarifier, SpiraGrit and Spiragester were developed.
After the move to
introduced some of its most popular products. Our engineers were the
first to introduce brush aerators in the
, later known as
cage rotors. The first open screw pumps in the U.S. were also launched
by Lakeside, followed by our design of enclosed Type C and Type S
pumps. And in 1988, our liquid-solids screening separators were first
produced. These separators were the precursor to our Raptor® line, which features the Fine Screen, Micro Strainer, Wash Press,
Sewage Acceptance Plant and the H-PAC.
While our name was officially
changed to Lakeside Equipment Corporation, our main role in wastewater
treatment is that of process design and assistance. Today,
works with consulting engineers, plant
operators and our sales representatives to provide the most effective and
efficient treatment equipment and process solutions for all your wastewater
privately held corporation,
in its long-standing traditions of quality service and strong relationships
with its suppliers, representatives, design engineers and employees.
Johnson Machine Works, our major fabricator, is nearing its 70th year working
. Many of our
representative organizations have been with our company for nearly four
decades, one since 1936. Design engineers consistently choose
equipment for its efficient, durable quality
and ease of operation. And a dozen of our top employees have compiled
more than 250 years of experience in this industry.
We strive for the
highest possible quality in our products.
We are a small
company, dedicated to providing personal customer
service to the best of our ability.
We have always made,
and continue to make, dependable, efficient products.
We are dedicated to
each project, from initial concept, through design, construction and plant
We are 100% employee owned with a
vested interest in our performance and reputation.