Helm Tool Company


Helmut Mueller founded the Helm Tool Company in September of 1977 and continues to serve as the company’s president. Helmut had studied machine building and engineering in Germany prior to his immigration to the United States. This instilled the company’s approach to high-quality and innovative engineering in the designing of tools offering the best and the most economic solutions for customers. Helm Tool has grown to become one of the finest tool manufacturing companies in the greater Chicago area and has earned a national reputation of pioneering high speed machining and high-cavitation tools.

The key ingredients to our continuing success are:



We develop innovative tools that are custom designed to offer our customers the best and most economical solutions


We are an industry pioneer in leading edge technology such as high-speed machining in the 1990's and wire-EDM machining in the 1980's



Helmut Mueller's roots in German machine building and engineering has fostered quality product craftsmanship resulting in our customer's satisfaction



Our long time staff has had extensive experience and training and exhibits great pride in their work and are ready to assist customers