About Us

Engineered systems for the roofing, construction, telecommunications, power and metal coil processing industries.

The RDI Group operates business units specializing in the design and manufacture of industrial systems for diverse markets world wide including asphalt roofing, construction, telecommunications, power and metal coil processing industries. The machinery and manufacturing solutions designed, built and commissioned by The RDI Group have been helping customers improve productivity and profits since the early 1900s.

To remain focused and best serve customers in these diverse markets, each business unit maintains dedicated product management, sales and marketing, engineering, customer service, field service, and research and development functions. The business units of The RDI Group share resources including facilities, operations and manufacturing staff and other corporate functions. This shared resource strategy allows the company to provide customers with the highest value and best technology available in each industry. By actively practicing teamwork with customers and suppliers, the men and women of The RDI Group are creating competitively superior products and solutions.

The world headquarters, technical center and manufacturing operations for The RDI Group are housed in a 120,000 square foot (11,150 sq. meter) facility in Itasca, Illinois, just 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Chicago and minutes from O’Hare International Airport. Internationally, The RDI Group maintains offices in Germany and China, as well as supporting a strong network of agents and representatives worldwide.