ASKO was founded in Pittsburgh, PA, during the Great Depression, in 1933. Through the ensuing decades, ASKO has grown to become the global leader in knives for the metal working industry.
We manufacture a wide range of knives, blades, liners, wear plates and accessories for the metals producing, processing and recycling industries. We combine expertise in applications engineering with an unmatched depth and breadth of knowledge and experience related to material section and manufacturing.
At ASKO, our mission is to enable metal producers, processors and recyclers to improve productivity in sustainable ways.
We set ourselves apart from competitors by focusing exclusively on knives and wear components for ferrous and non-ferrous metal processing. We offer:
ASKO is an ISO-certified company and is in the fourth generation of Rackoff Family ownership.
We deliver products from each of our manufacturing locations including Homestead, PA, Rock Hill, SC, Amsterdam, NL and South Holland, IL.