Equipment manufacturers profiled

Equipment manufacturers profiled

IN the listing that follows, Feedstuffs has profiled companies involved in manufacturing equipment for the grain handling, feed manufacturing, livestock and poultry/hatchery production industries.

The listing was compiled from a survey Feedstuffs sent electronically to equipment manufacturers based in North America.

All of the names were gleaned from the database Feedstuffs uses each year to compile its annual Feedstuffs Reference Issue & Buyers Guide.

These companies were asked about their respective businesses, including marketing area, product types, best-recognized brand names and opportunities for future growth.

The companies listed herein are those that responded to the survey. Additional companies can be found in the Reference Issue & Buyers Guide, which was published Sept. 11 and is available online at www.Feedstuffs.com.

Equipment manufacturers that would like to be included in future profile surveys should email [email protected]

 

AIRLANCO, 312 S. Hwy. 73, P.O. Box 398, Falls City, Neb. 68355; www.airlanco.com. Marketing areas: U.S. Specific equipment types: grain aeration, dust collection. Best-recognized brand names: Airauger.

Baer Systems Inc., 28802 40th Ave. S., Lake Park, Minn. 56554. Marketing areas: U.S., international. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: precision beak trimming system. Best-recognized brand names: DBK 2000.

Big Dutchman Inc. Pig Equipment, 3900 John F. Donnelly Dr., Holland, Mich. 49424; www.bigdutchmanusa.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Mexico. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: housing systems for breeding, rearing and finishing, dry feeding systems, liquid feeding systems, electronic sow feeding systems, ventilation and climate control, heating and cooling systems. Best-recognized brand names: WETMIX, CALLMATIC, DryRapid, DryExactPro, RainMaker. Opportunities for growth: liquid feeding systems, pen gestation and electronic sow feeding.

Big Dutchman Inc. Poultry Division, 3900 John F. Donnelly Dr., Holland, Mich. 49424; www.bigdutchmanusa.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Mexico, South America. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: cage systems for rearing, layers and broilers, colony housing, cage-free systems, feed bins and feeding equipment, egg collection, breeder and broiler management systems, ventilation and climate control systems, turkey equipment. Best-recognized brand names: FLUXX pan feeding, AVECH enrichable and enriched colony housing, NATURA cage-free systems, CHAMPION chain feeding, RainMaker pad cooling. Opportunities for growth: enrichable colony housing and cage-free housing systems; Latin American markets.

BinMaster Level Controls, 7201 N. 98th St., Lincoln, Neb. 68507; www.binmaster.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bin level indicators, inventory management systems, dust and flow detection, aeration. Best-recognized brand names: BinMaster, SmartBob, eBob, BinView. Opportunities for growth: new geography and new products.

BM&M Screening Solutions, 5465 Production Blvd., Surrey, B.C. V3S 8P6; www.bmandm.com. Marketing areas: international. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: gyratory screening machines. Best-recognized brand names: BM&M Super Screen, BM&M Super-Deck Screen.

Brock Grain Systems, 611 N. Higbee St., P.O. Box 2000, Milford, Ind. 46542-2000; www.BrockGrain.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: bulk grain storage, grain handling and structures, grain conditioning and grain drying systems, bulk feed storage bins. Best-recognized brand names: BROCK, TRI-CORR, ENERGY MISER, RILEY, LEMAR.

Chore-Time Egg, 410 N. Higbee St., P.O. Box 2000, Milford, Ind. 46542-2000; www.choretime.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bulk feed storage bins, feed conveying systems, colony systems, cages and cage-free housing options, egg gathering equipment for layers, poultry feeders and waterers, ventilation equipment and controls, poultry nesting systems. Best-recognized brand names: VERSA, ULTRAFLO, MMB, ULTRA-LIFT, CHORE-TRONICS.

Chore-Time Poultry, 410 N. Higbee St., P.O. Box 2000, Milford, Ind. 46542-2000; www.choretime.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bulk feed storage bins, feed conveying systems, poultry feeders and waterers, heating, cooling and ventilation equipment and controls, poultry nesting systems. Best-recognized brand names: REVOLUTION, GENESIS, CHORE-TRONICS, LIBERTY, ENDURA.

Conveying Industries Inc., 3795 Paris St. Unit S, Denver, Colo. 80239; www.conveyind.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: robotic palletizers, conventional palletizers, robotic bag placers, belt conveyors, pallet conveyors, pallet dispensers.

Delux Mfg. Co., P.O. Box 1027, 4650 Airport Rd., Kearney, Neb. 68847; www.deluxmfg.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: grain dryers. Best-recognized brand names: Delux Grain Dryers.

Duplex Mill & Mfg. Co., P.O. Box 1266, 415 Sigler St., Springfield, Ohio 45501; dmmc.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: vertical and horizontal paddle mixers, corn cutters and graders, hammermills and finger crushers/delumpers, screw conveyors, bucket elevators and belt conveyors. Best-recognized brand names: KELLY DUPLEX. Opportunities for growth: product lines and new technologies.

FeedLogic Corp., 1717 16th St. N.E., Willmar, Minn. 56201; www.feedlogic.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Australia, Western Europe. Equipment categories: feed production equipment, livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: robotic feeding systems for research, feed bin monitoring equipment, feed flow motioning and alerting equipment, on-farm feed blending equipment. Best-recognized brand names: FeedPro, MyFarm, FeedMeter, BarnSense, BlendTronic. Opportunities for growth: geography, farm sensing/telemetry systems.

Flying Dutchman Inc., 6631 Egypt Rd., Smithville, Ohio 44677; www.flyingd.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Mexico, international. Equipment categories: feed production equipment, livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: silo unloaders, bin unloaders. Best-recognized brand names: Flying Dutchman. Opportunities for growth: new feed mills.

Great Western Mfg. Co. Inc., P.O. Box 149, 2017 S. 4th St., Leavenworth, Kan. 66048; www.gwmfg.com. Marketing areas: North, Central and South America. Equipment categories: feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: sifting equipment. Best-recognized brand names: Tru-Balance Sifter. Opportunities for growth: food safety equipment.

Industrial Magnetics Inc., 1385 S. M-75, Boyne City, Mich. 49712; www.magnetics.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment, livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: magnetic separation equipment. Best-recognized brand names: PLH; Bullet. Opportunities for growth: U.S.; pneumatically conveyed products where magnetic separators can be installed to capture metal contamination.

International Division Inc., P.O. Box 1275, 401 W. McDaniel St., Springfield, Mo. 65806; www.indiv.com. Marketing areas: Central America, Asia, South America, Russia, Caribbean, Africa, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: all-steel poultry houses, feeder systems, fogger systems, coops. Best-recognized brand names: INDIV, Ziggity, Gasolec, American Coolair, Rotem. Opportunities for growth: growth in Africa, product lines such as Sephnos TurboGrow chick feeders in the U.S.

Kalglo Electronics Co. Inc., 5911 Colony Dr., Bethlehem, Pa. 18017; www.kalglo.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: electric infrared radiant heaters, light dimmers. Best-recognized brand names: Kalglo.

Kuhl Corp., P.O. Box 26, Flemington, N.J. 08822; www.kuhlcorp.com. Marketing areas: U.S., worldwide. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: hatchery automation systems, egg washers, egg tray washers, pallet and divider washers, plastic poultry-raising equipment. Best-recognized brand names: Kuhl Hatchery Automation Systems, Kuhl Automated Washing Systems, Kuhl Plastic Products for Poultry Raising. Opportunities for growth: international sales.

Magnetics Div., Global Equipment, P.O. Box 810483, Boca Raton, Fla. 33481-0483; www.globalmagnetics.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment, livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: magnetic separation equipment, metal detectors. Best-recognized brand names: Mastermag, Metal Detection Ltd. Opportunities for growth: U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, Middle East.

Monitor Technologies LLC, 44W320 Keslinger Rd., Elburn, Ill. 60119; www.monitortech.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: silo/bin level switches, continuous level sensors, inventory management, solid flow detectors, plugged chute detection, broken bag (particle emission) monitors, bin aeration devices. Best-recognized brand names: SiloPatrol Smart Plumb Bob Style Sensor, SafePoint Fail-Safe Rotary Paddle Level Indicator, Model KA Rotary Paddle Level Switch, TrueCap RF Capacitance Level Probe, Flexar Guided Wave Radar Level Sensor. Opportunities for growth: continuous level sensors and remote inventory management systems.

MTU Onsite Energy, 100 Power Dr., Mankato, Minn. 56001; www.mtuonsiteenergy.com. Marketing areas: global. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment, poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: emergency generator systems rated 30-3,250 kW. Best-recognized brand names: MTU Onsite Energy. Opportunities for growth: any industry expansion in confinement livestock agriculture and/or technology-driven production retrofitting.

PigTek Pig Equipment Group, 401 E. Syracuse St., P.O. Box 2000, Milford, Ind. 46542-2000; www.pigtek.net. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bulk feed storage bins, feed conveying systems, pig feeders and waterers, ventilation equipment and controls, electronic sow feeding systems, open pen housing for sows, gestation and farrowing stalls, automatic sorting scales. Best-recognized brand names: CHORE-TIME, AQUA FEEDER, MANNEBECK, PORCON, FLEX-AUGER.

Poultry Management Systems, 6425 Grand River Ave., Saranac, Mich. 48881; www.pmsi.cc. Marketing areas: U.S. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: controls, sensors, electronics. Best-recognized brand names: PMSI, REF, NOAH, AIM. Opportunities for growth: environmental controls, feed efficiency, new sensor technology.

ProTerra Systems, 720 Industrial Park Rd., Anderson, Mo. 64831; www.proterrasystems.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Latin America. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: ventilation systems, ventilation controls, fans, air inlets. Best-recognized brand names: PROTERRA, INTELLIGRO, I-CENTRAL, BI-FLOW.

Roxell USA, 720 Industrial Park Rd., Anderson, Mo. 64831; www.roxellusa.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Latin America. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bulk feed storage bins, feed conveying systems, poultry feeders and waterers. Best-recognized brand names: ROXELL, BOOZZTER, SWII'FLO, KIXOO, HAIKOO.

Safe-Grain Inc., 417 Wards Corner Rd., Loveland, Ohio 45140; www.safegrain.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Specific equipment types: grain aeration, temperature detection and grain conditioning equipment and services. Best-recognized brand names: SafeTrack grain temperature PC-based wireless system that includes remote scanning and alarms over the internet. Opportunities for growth: developing countries that are improving their grain storage infrastructure.

Salmet Poultry Systems, P.O. Box 177, Raymond, Ohio 43067; www.salmet.de. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: cage and cage-free systems for layers and pullets, parent stock, broilers. Best-recognized brand names: Salmet. Opportunities for growth: furnished cage systems, cage-free systems.

Shenandoah, 720 Industrial Park Rd., Anderson, Mo. 64831; www.shenmfg.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Canada, Latin America. Equipment categories: poultry/hatchery production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: poultry brooders, heaters and space heaters, poultry nests and egg gathering equipment, incinerators. Best-recognized brand names: SHENANDOAH, QUAD-GLOW, SHEN GLOW, QUADRADIANT, SHEN BEAM.

Shore Measuring Systems, 1112 Enterprise Dr., Rantoul, Ill. 61866; www.moisturetesters.com. Marketing areas: North America, Latin America. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: moisture testers and meters, grain grading and dockage scales, mycotoxin and genetically modified organism testing products, repair and calibration services.

Sollenberger Silos LLC, 5778 Sunset Pike, Chambersburg, Pa. 17202; www.sollenbergersilos.com. Marketing areas: mid-Atlantic west to Iowa. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: concrete storage silos, concrete tanks. Best-recognized brand names: Flying Dutchman, Jamesway, ValMetal, Laidig. Opportunities for growth: mid-Atlantic states; feed storage for large farms.

Soppe Systems Inc., 1942 Honey Creek Rd., Manchester, Iowa 52057; www.supplemilk.com. Marketing areas: U.S., Europe, Canada. Equipment categories: livestock production/handling equipment. Specific equipment types: supplemental liquid feeding systems for piglets. Best-recognized brand names: Supp-Le-Milk-System. Opportunities for growth: countries and industry segments where the number of piglets born alive per sow is 14 and above.

Sweet Manufacturing Co., 2000 E. Leffel Lane, Springfield, Ohio 45505; www.sweetmfg.com. Marketing areas: worldwide. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bucket elevators, drag and belt conveyors, conveyor support systems, support towers, grating, multipurpose heat processors. Best-recognized brand names: Silver-Sweet bucket elevators, Flite-Veyor drag conveyors, Quick-Key belt conveyors, Silver-Span conveyor support systems, Goliath support towers.

Tandem Products/Rhino Hyde Div., 3444 Dight Ave., Minneapolis, Minn. 55406; www.tandemproducts.com. Marketing areas: domestic and international. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: urethane wear products, buckets, sensors, dust control. Best-recognized brand names: Rhino Hyde. Opportunities for growth: broader international sales.

TenCate Geotube, 3680 Mount Olive Rd., Commerce, Ga. 30529; www.geotube. Marketing areas: worldwide. Specific equipment types: geotextile tubes. Best-recognized brand names: TenCate Geotube. Opportunities for growth: dewatering ponds and lagoons.

Universal Industries Inc., 5800 Nordic Dr., P.O. Box 308, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613; www.universalindustries.com. Marketing areas: international. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment. Specific equipment types: bucket elevators, continuous chain bucket elevators, belt conveyors, tubular belt conveyors. Best-recognized brand names: Universal Industries, UniTube. Opportunities for growth: everywhere; tubular belt conveyors, continuous chain-driven bucket elevators.

Walinga Inc., 1190 Electric Ave., Wayland, Mich. 49348; www.walinga.com. Marketing areas: U.S. Equipment categories: grain handling equipment, feed production equipment. Specific equipment types: pneumatic conveyors for grain handling, bulk feed transportation equipment. Best-recognized brand names: Walinga Agri-Vac, Walinga Ultra-Lite Feed Trailers. Opportunities for growth: southeastern and midwestern U.S.

Volume:85 Issue:47

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