An American Company for American Heroes
Speed Queen has been based in Ripon, WI from the very beginning.
For more than 100 years, we've been an American company that
supports American workers, built upon a proud heritage of
manufacturing the most reliable laundry equipment in the
Like many manufacturers during World War II (1942-1945), Speed
Queen halted its production of laundry equipment to manufacture
20mm shells as well as parts for airplanes, tanks and guns.
Operating 24-hours a day to support the war effort, the company
received numerous awards for its service.
Today we design, engineer, and assemble our machines at our
facility in Ripon, Wisconsin, and each is built to handle even the
most rigorous demands of military base laundry rooms.
Solid Construction. Powerful Features. Military-Grade
Speed Queen is the world's largest commercial laundry company,
with an undeniable history of proven performance and reliability.
Our commercial-grade construction is rugged, dependable and built
to last. Laundry operators rely on the practical ingenuity of
features designed to make their lives simpler and more productive.
We do everything we can to make your laundry operation as effective
as possible, including:
- Designed specifically for military bases, our manual
Push-To-Start control offers streamlined operation without
sacrificing any of the standard features your laundry room
- Our solid commercial-grade construction is built to stand up to
the rigors of military life, and our industry-leading warranty has
your back should anything break down.
- Multi-cycle timers give residents and military personnel
exceptional choices for obtaining the best possible laundry
- Energy Efficient: Speed Queen top load washers are ENERGY STAR®
qualified and provide extra water savings and reduced energy costs.
And our washer-extractors are uniquely designed to save even more
on your operational costs.
- Fast cycles: 30 minute wash and 45 minute dry times help to
keep traffic moving, no matter how busy you are.
Turn to a true American company and let us help you find the
right products for your military facility, contact us or use our online