Tennant Company's Proud Heritage and People


Founded as a one man business by George H. Tennant in 1870, Tennant has evolved from a w​ood flooring and wood products company into a manufacturer of cleaning equipment and resinous/epoxy floor coatings. Learn more about Tennant's History.

Today, Tennant Company is recognized as an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of cleaning equipment and coatings that focus on creating a cleaner, safer, healthier world. Tennant’s business includes equipment and coatings used to clean and maintain indoor and outdoor surfaces.

Employees of Tennant Company have a spirit and passion for Stewardship. Our daily work is committed to our customers, to each other, our investors, and our communities. In our commitment to leave things in better condition than when we found them, Stewardship defines our actions and decisions.

As a result, Tennant has advanced it’s industries by creating a culture that celebrates innovation and the aggressive pursuit of new technology. Today Tennant is recognized globally as a leader in the design and manufacturing of equipment and coatings that create a cleaner, safer, healthier world.