Recent Articles & News

Here you can find a list of all of our latest news and articles and other things you may find relevant to the construction equipment industry and our company specifically. We update often so check back with us soon.

Jerry Bustin, best welder I ever knew.

If you ever get a remanufactured cylinder from us and marvel at the welds that appear to be factory, you can thank this man, Jerry Bustin.  He has been welding for 33 years, many of those years right here at OEM. He does pretty much all of our welding. …

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Mike Hutyra, our first machinist

Mike came on board 16 years ago and revolutionized our company.  He is one of the most gifted machinists I’ve ever known, and so much more.  His ability to visualize and implement complex repairs and modifications, coupled with his eye for detail and p …

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Joe Laubert, our first mechanic.

This is Joe Laubert.  He is about to celebrate his 20th anniversary with OEM, being our first actual fulltime mechanic.  Joe spent many years as a factory trained Deere dealership technician, before joining us.  His hard work, extreme mechanical aptitu …

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Parade of J loaders

We just received a shipment consisting of (1) Deere 624J and (3) Deere 644J loaders.  These machines spent their lives at a pipe yard, loading trucks.  They do not have the normal wear and tear on machines that have spent their lives on construction si …

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Steve, thanks for your service.

This is Steve Clark. He went to work for us recently as a rebuild mechanic. Steve’s high mechanical aptitude and focus on his work are already making a difference in our company. He is ex military, having served a 1 year tour of duty in Northern Iraq f …

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Professional sales staff

Jeff, JJ, and Caleb. 60 years of construction parts experience.  Our promise to our customers:  You will ALWAYS be treated with professionalism and respect, anytime you contact our company.  And we will ALWAYS try our best to help resolve any problem y …

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