The premier industrial dryer company now offers a second location to serve customers.
Uzelac Industries, the premier design-build manufacturer known for its drying systems, has made a home in beautiful Greendale, Wis., since its founding. Now, the company is expanding with a new office in Neodesha, Kan., to better serve customers.
The new Uzelac Kansas location offers specialists in parts, service and new systems.
“The heart of our business is our people,” President Mike Uzelac likes to say. With that in mind, meet the new Uzelac Kansas team:
→ Parts & Service Specialist William Schoonover is a 30-year veteran of the dryer systems industry, with experience building, answering field calls and sourcing all materials, parts and components. William’s advanced knowledge allows him to buy, build and service every part of an M-E-C Company dryer system, a rare skill set in the dryer industry.
↪ Call Parts & Service Specialist William Schoonover at 620-332-4047.
→ Sales Manager Mike Porter has more than 50 wood industry dryer systems projects under his belt, building from the initial proposal and start-up through to plant commissioning. Mike also serves on the board of directors for the Pellet Fuel Institute (PFI) and the Biothermal Energy Council (BTEC). A long-time friend of the industry, Mike was sales manager at M-E-C Company and Firefly before joining Uzelac. His experience brings an extensive understanding of dryer systems and the wood process industry to any project.
↪ Call Sales Manager Mike Porter at 620-205-9730.
→ Service Tech J.R. Weber has spent the better part of a decade troubleshooting M-E-C Company dryers out in the field as a service technician and has resurfaced hundreds of tires all over the United States and Canada. J.R. also supervises local crews on projects involving tire, trunnion wheel, bearings and thrust wheel replacements, which allows Uzelac customers to save money and support their communities by hiring local labor. J.R. is known for his helping personality and clear communication skills, which has contributed years to the lifespan of countless dryer systems.
↪ Call Field Service Tech J.R. Weber at 620-870-4584.
Uzelac Industries is proud to offer free initial consultations for industrial drying needs. For inquiries and estimates, call the new Uzelac Kansas office at 620-325-2269.