About ASG

Company History

ASG Jergens Corporate OfficesASG headquarters facility, co-located with parent
company Jergens, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio (USA).

ASG, Division of Jergens, Inc. has been offering products and solutions for assembly since 1976. With headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio (USA) subsidiaries in Shanghai (China) and Mumbai (India), and sales offices in Mexico and Europe, ASG offers a complete line of torque control screwdrivers, workstation accessories, production aides, and precision fastening equipment through ASG Express, Precision Fastening, and Automation Product Groups.

ASG’s parent company Jergens, Inc. originally introduced the American assembly market to torque control screwdrivers in the 1970s when it became the only North American distributor for Japanese manufacturer HIOS® (Innovative Technology for Turning the World) whose product line includes high quality torque control screwdrivers and digital torque meters. Today, ASG is still proud to be a HIOS® Premier Provider in North America, carrying a large selection of HIOS® brand high quality torque control screwdrivers, bits, and torque testers in the Express Product Group.

In 2010, ASG made the transition from wholesale distributor to manufacturer with the acquisition of MicroTorq, LLC, a leading manufacturer of precision torque and angle DC electric fastener systems. The MicroTorq line was trademarked by ASG as X-PAQ™, an acronym for Precision - Accuracy - Quality (what customers can expect from the X-PAQ™). Today, ASG X-PAQ™ systems - combined with SD2500 Series transducerized DC electric screwdrivers - are the core product offering in the Precision Fastening Product Group, with the controllers and accessories being engineered and manufactured at our headquarters facility in Cleveland, Ohio.

In 2013, ASG has expanded its Express Product Group to include Fiam brand premium quality pneumatic torque control screwdrivers and nutrunners, related industrial air tools and accessories. Fiam Utensili Pneumatici spa is well-known throughout Europe as the manufacturer covering the widest torque range of air tools in the world. ASG is proud to be the Fiam Exclusive Master Provider in North America for their line of air tools and accessories.

ASG Strategic Partnership Brands


In addition to our own ASG brand tools, ASG is proud to be a Premier Provider of HIOS brand electric tools and accessories for the assembly market in North America.


ASG is also excited to be the exclusive North American Master Provider for Fiam, Italian manufacturer of premium quality air tools and accessories for assembly.


In 2017, ASG announced a partnership with TM Robotics (in partnership with Shibaura Machine - formerly Toshiba Machine) to offer high speed, robust solutions, with advanced functionality that are also cost effective.


In 2018, ASG and GEDORE Tools Inc. formed a strategic partnership, integrating GEDORE’s brand name line of industrial torque tools into the ASG product line. GEDORE Tools Inc., a GEDORE company based in Germany, is a leading manufacturer of industrial torque tools.

ASG Product Groups

ASG Express

DURABLE & Reliable Performance

Durability, reliability and repeatability in tough working environments. Unsurpassed error-proofing, long life and ease of use.

The ASG Express product line focuses on industrial, light and general assembly tools and accessories. Key end markets served by ASG Express include tier automotive, appliance, fabrication, machinery, construction, electronics, medical, optical, telecommunications and general industry.

ASG Precision Fastening

Controlled Performance

Intuitive interface, high feature to value ratio, proven reliability, excellent delivery, precision accuracy and quality control of final manufactured product.

The ASG Precision Fastening product line features the X-PAQ controller and SD2500 Series screwdrivers, and offers products and solutions for precision fastening requirements. Key end markets served by ASG Precision Fastening include aerospace, energy, tier automotive, electronics, medical, and military.

ASG Automation

Engineered Performance

Custom engineered products for integration into assembly systems. Uniquely tailored solutions for complex applications.

The ASG Automation product line provides custom solutions for complex applications. The focus is on assembly applications for all industry and products to meet the needs of machine builders.

ASG Integrated Services

ASG is proud to offer value-added products and solutions to customers through our Integrated Services offerings. ASG Integrated Services cover three main areas: engineering and consulting services, financing plans, and extended protections and maintenance plans.

In support of our Precision Fastening X-PAQ™ product line, we are pleased to offer X-GUARD™ extended protection and maintenance plans, which cover X-PAQ™ systems, network modules, SD2500 tools and accessories. ASG X-GUARD™ plans are available 6, 12, 18 and 24-month (or stated number of additional cycles in some cases) coverage periods, and provide protection and maintenance beyond the standard one-year (or one million cycles) full warranty that is included with all original new purchases of X-PAQ™ systems and products. X-GUARD™ plans must be purchased at the time of original product purchase.

ASG also offers several financing plans to fit the needs of customers who desire more flexibility or who need a solution to budgetary restraint issues when purchasing Precision Fastening X-PAQ™ systems. X-LEASE™ Financing programs are available to customers in the U.S. in increments from 13 to 60 months, with the option to buy-out after 12 months. Visit our Integrated Services page to use the online payment calculator tool or to submit your application online to FirstLease, Inc., ASG's equipment financing company.

ASG Mission & Vision

ASG’s mission is to provide the finest quality products and provide solutions to our customers' assembly needs and continue to meet our customers’ growing demands by introducing innovative, state-of-the-art products that not only increase productivity, but improve ergonomics and worker comfort. We strive to understand and become experts in the needs of our customers, providing long-term turnkey solutions for their assembly needs.

ASG’s vision is to continually increase market share by positioning ASG as the premier global assembly tools leader. We recognize this can only be accomplished by motivating our employees to continually develop, marketleading, innovative products and services for our customers and in doing so, exceed their expectations for service, quality and value.

Think Big
  • Don't Limit Growth, Development or Expansion
  • Set High Goals
  • Be Determined
  • Imagine, Envision, Innovate
Be Faster
  • Increase Speed in Market
  • Be Attentive and More Responsive
  • Be Agile and Easy To Do Business With
  • Deliver Superior Products and Services
Be Self-Sufficient
  • Increase Independence
  • Take Initiative
  • Exemplify Leadership
  • Challenge Yourself, Expand Knowledge

ASG Experienced Staff

ASG employs only the most experienced experts in the assembly field. Our Technical Repair and Calibration Department offers full warranty and non-warranty repairs, tool reconditioning, calibration and preventative maintenance services. We repair any type (and nearly any brand) of product that we sell and can calibrate most brands of torque meters. ASG in-house technicians and customer service team welcome the opportunity to assist with technical applications and troubleshooting Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern), excluding holidays. ASG field sales representatives are always on call to offer consultation services and provide solutions to the assembly line challenges of today. Contact ASG for sales representative information.

ASG Sales & Distribution Network

ASG works with a global network of field sales representatives and distributors to provide products and support to our customers. Wholly owned corporate subsidiaries in Shanghai (China) and Mumbai (India), along with sales offices in Mexico and Europe, help support the offshore manufacturing of our North American customers. Ongoing training for all of our representatives and distributors assure quality customer support worldwide.

ASG Quality Certifications

ASG is committed to the highest quality standards, ensuring that all processes and procedures are followed to produce only the best products for our customers. Thus, ASG maintains ISO 9001:2015 certification for manufacture, distribution, and service of assembly tools. The ASG Quality Policy can be found here.

The ASG product portfolio also contains a wide selection of CE and UL approved tools and accessories. Contact ASG for CE and UL approved details on specific products.

Industry Memberships

ASG maintains memberships in industry organizations the ISA and IPC in order to stay abreast of the most current industry trends and information that affect our customers and suppliers.

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