Since 1968.....

Ed McKenney, PE and George Everts started GEM Equipment of Oregon, Inc. in Brooks, Oregon. Their goal was to make a profit by providing the customer with the best products, customer service and value for their money. Today, GEM Equipment produces the best and largest French Fry Fryers, blanchers and batter equipment in the potatoe industry around the world.


CUSTOMER INPUT There is no way that GEM Equipment could be as savvy about a given process as the customer. Their input is a critical factor to meet their equipment needs. GEM Equipment places a high value on long term customer relationships. 

OPERATING PHILOSOPHY The operating philosophy at GEM Equipment is to produce equipment with the lowest ten-year total cost of ownership and operation.

SAFETY The safety and health of our employees is important to our company. Employees are not required to do a job that they consider unsafe. GEM Equipment complies with all applicable Oregon OSHA workplace safety and health requirements