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Company History & Milestones


Webco Manufacturing Inc. was founded more than 30 years ago and is now a proud Employee Owned Company with more than 150 associates (co-owners). The company has earned an outstanding record of quality and delivery performance while serving OEM’s in many rugged, high-demand industry segments.

  • In 1980, Lloyd Wise, Don Essex and Pete Badami establish Webco Manufacturing, Inc. The “WEB” in Webco comes from the founders’ last-name initials
  • 1991 ushers in new management; Gary Rettman is named GM of Webco
  • 2005 is a critical turning point as Webco becomes ISO 9001:2000 certified, demonstrating a commitment to consistent, world-class performance; Webco also completes its ESOP filing and financing to become 100% employee-owned
  • 2013 marks the completion of a new, world-class manufacturing and fabrication facility