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Knobloch Named Product Manager of Conditioning Systems For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Grant Knobloch has been named Product Manager of Conditioning Systems for Brock Grain Systems, according to Mark Dingeldein, New Product Development Director for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Chester Promoted to Buyer/Planner For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — David Chester has been promoted to Buyer/Planner for Brock Grain Systems, according to Cary Carter, Vice President of Supply Chain and Operational Excellence for the CTB, Inc. Frankfort, Indiana facility.

Walters Promoted to Production Planning and Purchasing Supervisor For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Devin Walters has been promoted to Production Planning & Purchasing Supervisor for the Brock Grain Conditioning Group, Frankfort, Indiana, according to Cary Carter, Vice President of Supply Chain and Operational Excellence for Brock Grain Systems

Holley Named Plant Manager for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Chris Holley has been named Plant Manager for Brock Grain System’s Vincennes, Indiana facility, according to Chris Gartland, Conditioning Systems Unit General Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Rabey Promoted to Sales and Customer Service Manager for LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Tony Rabey has been promoted to Sales and Customer Service Manager for LeMar Industries, a subsidiary of Brock Grain Systems, according to Nicholas Kiederlen, Plant Manager for the CTB, Inc. Des Moines, IA facility.

Anderson Promoted to Supply Chain Manager for LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — James Anderson has been promoted to Supply Chain Manager for LeMar Industries, a subsidiary of Brock Grain Systems. He will report to Cary Carter, Vice President of Supply Chain and Operational Excellence for Brock Grain Systems, while also coordinating with Nick Kiederlen, Plant Manager for LeMar’s Des Moines, Iowa, facility.

Carnahan Promoted to Engineering Manager for LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Alex Carnahan has been promoted to Engineering Manager for LeMar Industries, a subsidiary of Brock Grain Systems, according to Nicholas Kiederlen, Plant Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Pipho Promoted To Human Resources Manager For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Tiffany Pipho has been named Human Resources Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to Mike Kissane, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for CTB, Inc.

Ryan Kennedy Promoted to a Plant Superintendent Position for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Ryan Kennedy has been promoted to a Plant Superintendent position for Brock Grain Systems, according to Tim Moore, Plant Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Hoffman Promoted to Product Manager Of Structures for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Jason Hoffman has been promoted to Product Manager of Structures for Brock Grain Systems, according to Mark Dingeldein, New Product Development Director for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Brock Introduces New GrainDrive™ T1000 Tube Conveyors

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — The new Brock GrainDrive™ Tube Conveyor provides a heavy-duty option for moving grain in storage and drying operations. Having a durable, long-lasting system is crucial when you are moving thousands of bushels of grain every day.

Carter Promoted to Vice President of Supply Chain and Operational Excellence for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Cary Carter has been promoted to Vice President of Supply Chain and Operational Excellence for Brock Grain Systems, according to Jack Stambaugh, Vice President and General Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Brock Takes Variability Out of the Grain Drying Equation with New TrueGrain™ Moisture Sensor System

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Measuring moisture levels on grain that is moving through a dryer at up to 10,000 bushels per hour (250 metric tons) is a complex task. There are many areas where variability can be introduced into the process.

Tuttle Promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — John Tuttle has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Brock Grain Systems, according to Jack Stambaugh, Vice President and General Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Kiederlen Named Plant Manager for LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Nicholas (Nick) Kiederlen has been named Plant Manager for LeMar Industries, a subsidiary of Brock Grain Systems. He will report to Jack Stambaugh, Vice President and General Manager for the CTB, Inc. business unit.

Stambaugh Named Vice President and General Manager for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Jack Stambaugh has been named Vice President and General Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to Victor A. Mancinelli, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for CTB, Inc.

Brock Grain Systems to Celebrate the Great American Farmer at the 2021 Farm Progress Show

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — While products typically take center stage at the Farm Progress Show, for Brock Grain Systems, the focus will expand to highlight the most important aspect of their 60+ year business: the Great American Farmer. Brock is turning their 63,000-bushel display bin into a giant visual tribute with a massive 37-ft. by 32-ft. photo of the Jenks family, a sixth-generation farm family from west central Illinois.

Wing Promoted to Senior Structural Engineer for LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Christian Wing has been promoted to Senior Structural Engineer for LeMar Industries, a subsidiary of Brock Grain Systems, according to Jim Kraft, Product Director for the CTB, Inc. business unit. In his new role, Wing will be responsible for designing grain handling and support structures. He will also provide customer field support, assist the sales staff and lead the company’s American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) certification efforts.

Brock Participates in United Way Activities

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems recently participated in The Big Give book drive and United Way Week to benefit United Way of Kosciusko County and the Milford, Indiana, area. During the months of August and September, 2018, Brock employees took place in a variety of activities and fundraisers as part of these events to help those in need in area communities.

Gutwein Promoted to Project Manager for Brock

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Adam Gutwein has been promoted to Project Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to Mark Dingeldein, New Product Development Director for the CTB Inc. business unit. In this new position, Gutwein’s responsibilities include design reviews, product support, scheduling, tracking and coordination of new products being developed for Brock.

Smallegan Named Senior Structural Engineer For Brock

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Craig Smallegan has been named Senior Structural Engineer for Brock Grain Systems, according to Mark Dingeldein, New Product Development Director for the CTB Inc. business unit. In this new position, Smallegan’s responsibilities will include the design, analysis and testing of new products for Brock.

Rydin Named Business Unit Controller for Brock

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Eric Rydin has been named Business Unit Controller for Brock Grain Systems, according to Don Sjolin, Vice President and General Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Rydin’s responsibilities include cost accounting, financial reporting and operational results.

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Holds Town Hall Meeting at CTB in Milford

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was at CTB, Inc., taking part in an Indiana agriculture and manufacturing town hall meeting at the Milford, Indiana-based company on August 21.

Brock Adds 3500 Series Commercial Sweeps to Grain Handling Lineup

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock's 3500 Series Commercial Sweeps give commercial grain elevators and large farm operations another tool to remove grain from storage bins. These sweeps are built to withstand heavy loads of corn and other grains held in large bins up to 156 feet (47.5 m) in diameter.

Brock Introduces 1500 Series Power Sweeps

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has expanded its lineup of on-farm and commercial grain bin sweeps. New Brock® 1500 Series Power Sweeps add heavy-duty options for unloading grain bins and provide zero-bin-entry to protect the safety of grain bin operators.

Eric Werth Named District Manager for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Eric Werth has been named a District Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to John Tuttle, Director of Sales for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Werth will be working closely with Brock’s dealers in the Western Corn Belt and Pacific Northwest regions of the United States to help them grow their businesses and increase their familiarity with Brock’s line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain.

Homme Promoted to Business Support Group Manager for Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Steve Homme has been promoted to Business Support Group Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to Don Sjolin, Vice President and General Manager of the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new role, Homme is responsible for overseeing sales order administration and building relationships with Brock’s dealer network. His duties also include process improvement and logistics coordination with dealers as well as with internal shipping teams.

Miles Named Manufacturing Engineer For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Shayne Miles has been named Manufacturing Engineer for Brock Grain Systems, according to Tim Moore, Plant Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new role, Miles is tasked with leading plant transformation in equipment and process upgrades, as well as investigating newer technologies and automation strategies.

Seeber Promoted To Logistics Supervisor For Brock Grain Systems

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Eric Seeber has been promoted to Logistics Supervisor for Brock Grain Systems at the company’s manufacturing facility in Milford, according to Tim Moore, Plant Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new role, Seeber oversees all plant shipping and receiving functions for both feed bins and grain bins. He is also responsible for working with transportation and the business support group to meet customer expectations on delivery.

Sommer Named A Plant Superintendent For Brock Grain Systems’ Milford Facility

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Jim Sommer has been named a Plant Superintendent for Brock Grain Systems, according to Tim Moore, Plant Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In this role, Sommer oversees packaging, roll forming and welding areas, with a focus on improved accuracy at Brock’s Milford, Indiana, manufacturing facility.

Tim Moore Named Plant Manager For Brock Grain Systems’ Milford Facility

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Tim Moore has been named Plant Manager for Brock Grain Systems, according to Don Sjolin, Vice President and General Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Moore is responsible for leading day-to-day production, scheduling and shipping activities of the business unit’s Milford, Indiana, manufacturing facility in meeting Brock’s goals for complete, on-time order shipping. His new responsibilities also include manufacturing safety performance and resource allocation.

Brock Introduces Easy-To-Use INTUI-DRY™ Grain Dryer Controller

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has introduced its INTUI-DRY™ Dryer Control to provide on-farm and commercial grain operators with simplified monitoring and control of their Brock grain dryers. The new controller takes the place of Brock’s popular QUANTUM® and SPECTRUM® Dryer Controls.

Mikayla Clubine Joins Brock Grain Systems As A Kansas City Production Planner

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, U.S.A. — Mikayla Clubine has joined Brock Grain Systems as a Production Planner, according to Brent Clark, Operations Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In her new role, Clubine will manage inventory, coordinate safety practices and oversee the production lines at the plant.

Thompson Joins Brock Grain Systems as a Product Specialist

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Tauren Thompson has joined Brock Grain Systems as a Product Specialist, according to Dan Wuthrich, Product Technical Group Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new role, he will serve as a resource for the company’s customer service representatives and engineers as well as offering his expertise in the design and building of special orders.

Stafford Joins Brock Grain Systems As A Customer Service Representative

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Penny Stafford has joined Brock Grain Systems as a customer service representative, according to Gretchen Sosenheimer, Business Support Group Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. Stafford will be responsible for entering dryer orders, invoicing shipments and providing assistance to the Brock Grain Systems dealer network through telephone and email correspondence.

Dave Ginn Joins Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Dave Ginn has joined Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager for the Eastern Region of the United States and Canada, according to Rich Geiser, East Region Market Development Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. He will be working with Brock’s dealers in the Tennessee Valley and Mid-South regions to grow their business and increase their familiarity with the line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain that Brock offers to their customers.  

Paquet Retained As Independent Manufacturer Representative For Brock Grain Systems In Eastern Canada

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Sam Paquet has been retained as an independent manufacturer representative in Eastern Canada for Brock Grain Systems, according to Dave Dell, Global Marketing and Sales Director for the CTB Inc. business unit. Paquet will provide Brock’s sales team with sales and dealer support services in Ontario and other Eastern Canada provinces for the company’s line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain.

McDowell Joins Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Michael (Mike) McDowell has joined Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager for the West Region of the United States, according to John Tuttle, West Region Market Development Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. McDowell will be working with dealers to grow their business and increase their familiarity with the line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain that Brock Grain Systems offers to their customers.  

Stinson Joins Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Tim Stinson has joined Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager for the Eastern Region of the United States and Canada, according to Dave Dell, Global Marketing and Sales Director for the CTB Inc. business unit. Stinson will be working with dealers to grow their business and increase their familiarity with the line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain that Brock Grain Systems offers their customers.  

Deb Good Honored As 2017 Recipient Of Corbett Award From GEAPS

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, U.S.A. — Deb Good, District Manager for Brock Grain Systems, was named the 2017 recipient of the Corbett Award during the annual Exchange meeting of GEAPS (The Grain Elevator and Processing Society).

Gearhart Joins Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Shawn Gearhart has joined Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager, according to Dave Dell, Global Marketing and Sales Director for the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Gearhart will be responsible for assisting Brock’s sales team with sales, marketing and business development as well as dealer support and growth in marketing the company’s line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain.

Brock Grain Systems Receives Appreciation Award for Supporting Ag Rescue Program

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has received an Appreciation Award from the Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI) for supporting the Ag Rescue Program. Brock earned the award and achieved status as an IFSI gold partner by providing a corrugated grain bin model for a specialized trailer for transporting the bin to training events at fire departments throughout Illinois.

Brock Adds Million-Bushel Capacity Models to Its Line of EVEREST® E-Series Grain Bins

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has added high-capacity models to its new line of EVEREST® E-Series Grain Storage Bins. The new bin models are 132- and 156-feet (40.2 m and 47.5 m) in diameter and offer maximum storage capacities of up to 1.24-million and 1.3-million-bushels respectively. The new line of bins now also offers Brock’s unique EVEREST SUMMIT SYSTEM™ to more efficiently and uniformly connect the bins with LeMar™ Catwalk And Tower Support Systems.

CTB Purchases the Assets of LeMar Industries

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A., December 31, 2012 — CTB, Inc. (www.ctbinc.com) announced today that it has purchased the assets of Martin Industries, Corp. and its related subsidiaries including LeMar Industries Corp. (www.lemarindustries.com).  LeMar, headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, is a leading designer and manufacturer of all of the structures and equipment related to loading, unloading and moving grain through a grain storage facility including catwalks, towers, bucket elevators, conveyors and sweeps.  The company also makes temporary grain storage. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Brock Helps Sponsor Amazing Maize Exhibit Running Through January 2013 at Indiana State Museum

Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A., September 23, 2011 — After more than five years in development, the Indiana State Museum opened Amazing Maize: The Science, History and Culture of Corn for a 16-month run through January 20, 2013.

Brock M-Series™ Commercial Grain Storage Bins Receive 2011 AE50 Award for Innovative Technology

Milford, Ind., March 3, 2011 – Brock Grain Systems’ M-Series™ Commercial Grain Storage Bins were honored recently as one of the 50 recipients of the 2011 AE50 Awards, presented by ASABE – the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.  The annual award recognizes the world’s best technology innovations introduced the previous year for the agricultural, food and biological systems industries.

Brock M-Series™ Million-Bushel Capacity Grain Bin Featured at Frontier Cooperative David City Open House Celebration

MILFORD, Ind., August 17, 2010 – America’s largest volume corrugated steel grain bin with a free-span roof will be featured in an open house celebration August 26 at Frontier Cooperative in David City, Nebraska. The galvanized steel grain bin measures 156 feet (47.5 m) in diameter with an eave height of 70 feet (21.3 m) and an overall height of 112 feet (34.1 m). The Brock M-Series™ Bin has a storage capacity of 1.34 million bushels of grain.

Brock Introduces M-Series™ Line of Million-Bushel Capacity Grain Bins With Free-Span Roof Structure and SMOOTHCORR™ Sidewall System

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has introduced its M-Series™ line of commercial grain storage bins featuring single bin capacities over a million bushels. The largest of the new BROCK® M-Series™ Bin models is 156 feet (47.5 m) in diameter with a free-span roof, a SMOOTHCORR™ Sidewall System and a storage capacity of 1.34 million bushels of grain.

New Brock® Commercial Tower Grain Dryers Offer Higher Capacities

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has unveiled a new continuous-flow BROCK® Commercial Tower Grain Dryer with capacities ranging from 3,000 to 7,000 bushels (75 to175 metric tons) per hour. The new Brock dryer incorporates some of the best qualities of Brock’s MEYER ENERGY MISER™ Tower Grain Dryers while also adding some new features.

BROCK PARTHENON® Aeration Floor Support Named AE50 Innovation Award Winner

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems’ PARTHENON® Aeration Floor Support has been selected as an AE50 Outstanding Innovations Award winner for 2006. The award is sponsored by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers’ Resource magazine and recognizes the top 50 innovations in agriculture produced during 2005 that help to improve and enhance agricultural, biological, food and related industries.

Brock’s Unique Aeration Floor Support Sets Standard For Grain Bin Aeration Floors

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has developed a unique grain bin aeration floor support system that could set a new design standard for the bin aeration floors of the future. Brock’s PARTHENON® Support System is an innovative floor support designed specifically for use with Brock’s award-winning TRI-CORR® Aeration and Drying Floor. The new floor system can be used for aerating a variety of grain types, including canola.

SUPERB ENERGY MISER® SQ Series Dryers Offer Quiet, Efficient On-Farm Grain Drying

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Brock Grain Systems has recently introduced the SUPERB ENERGY MISER® SQ Series Grain Dryers. The new dryers are full heat continuous flow to provide farmers with several options for drying grain. Depending on the options chosen, these innovative dryers can provide full heat, pressure heat/pressure cool or pressure heat/vacuum cool drying modes to meet on-farm grain drying needs.

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