Improving the future


Abrasion resistant coatings as well as patent pending CADEN EDGE welding technology applied to environmental processing products.


USM Tungsten Carbide Weld applied to Plow Sweeps and Rippers. USM CADEN Edge Technology is now available to the agricultural market.


USM manufactures and distributes replaceable wear parts for various makes and models of industrial tub grinders and horizontal feed machines.

About the Company

For over two decades, U.S. Manufacturing Inc. has developed, designed, manufactured and distributed innovative equipment for the entire solid waste and recycling industry. USM is widely recognized as the leading manufacturer of the longest lasting and most efficient hammer mill components available for both Original Equipment Manufacturers and after market replacement parts.

Our Mission

We strive to be the top supplier of grinding and ground engagement tools in the environmental, agricultural and industrial markets worldwide and set new tool “edge” standards.

Our Founder

Loran Balvanz, President and CEO of U.S. Manufacturing, founded the largest wood waste processing company in the United States. During this period, Loran recognized the need for an enterprise dedicated to making quality, durable, replacement wear parts. In 1993 U.S. Manufacturing was formed for that sole and dedicated purpose.