About Us

T.R.U.S.T. Botts 

As specialists in manufacturing anchor bolts and rods from raw materials emphasizing ASTM F1554 and ASTM A449 material, we stock many 1/2″ to 3 1/2″ diameter round bars in 20′-0 to 40′-0 lengths. Additionally, we can manufacture using many different grades of material including ASTM A615 rebar, Stainless Steel rods, and other assorted carbon steel grades. Our ability to produce within the tolerances prescribed by the American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) makes us a valuable asset to our customers.

Established in 1973, J.H. Botts, LLC. is a valuable source to many industries. Our manufacturing facility in Joliet, Illinois was built in 1995 and houses a variety of threading and manufacturing equipment.

Getting the correct material is only half of the battle our customers face. Having the material delivered on time is another significant challenge. We stock a majority of the standard-size bolts used in the roadway lighting industry, along with bolts for the traffic signal and sign structure industries. We will also custom manufacture to our client’s specific needs.

In addition to threaded products, we manufacture various structural steel items which include Helix Foundations, Grates for Concrete Flared End Sections, and Anchor Bolt Cages. 

Skilled craftsmen who work with pride, desire to excel, and meet the demands of industry, are some of the key ingredients that make J.H. Botts a valuable resource to our customers. Competitive pricing, unsurpassed service, and on-time deliveries make J.H. Botts. a key provider in the fastener and steel foundation industries. 

As certified by AISC, we are an approved manufacturer for the Illinois Department of Transportation. Additionally, we have been approved to manufacture for the Departments of Transportation of Iowa, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, and Pennsylvania (Bulletin 15). We also supply products to many other states including, but not limited to, Connecticut, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Please feel free to contact us with your inquiries or questions at 815-726-5885.

  • Contact Information

    Telephone: 815-726-5885
    FAX: 815-726-5994
    Postal address:
    253 Bruce Street Joliet, Illinois 60432
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