Culture & Values

Ohmstede is an extremely successful company whose achievements over the past 100-plus years reflect the skills, experience, dedication, safe work practices and pride in a job well done.

We strive to provide a positive, safe, productive work environment with a commitment to compliance with all federal, state and local laws. We recruit, hire, train and promote employees based on merit, without discriminating on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, marital status, age, disability or veteran status. We believe that all of our employees share the responsibility for supporting policies of a safe, harassment-free and drug-free workplace.

Our mission is simple. To be the best at what we do – designing and building the world’s top performing shell and tube heat exchangers and providing the most effective turnaround and specialty field maintenance services available anywhere – all under "one roof."

Whether working in our customers’ plants or in our own shops, Ohmstede employees remain committed to the same core values.

Our Customer Focus

Ohmstede has a long history and successful track record of really listening to, understanding and responding to customer needs. We pride ourselves on doing the job right, the first time. We earn our customers’ respect and loyalty with every job.

Our Employees

Our employees are the key to our success. We provide employees the resources, training and certifications needed to perform at exceptional levels. Ohmstede offers competitive wages and benefits and seeks to provide equal opportunities for job fulfillment and advancement in a safe workplace. We are proud of the fact that most Ohmstede employees have been with the company for a decade or more.


We conduct all aspects of our business in an ethical and legal manner. We honor commitments to our customers, suppliers and employees and deal with them in an honest and forthright manner to win and retain their trust, recognizing there is no right way to do the wrong thing.

Ohmstede strictly adheres to all U.S. Laws governing all aspects of International Trade including the FCPA. FCPA Policy


We strive for excellence, taking pride in what we do, promoting initiative, innovation and responsible risk-taking, and rewarding originality and creative solutions.

Made in America with Pride

At Ohmstede, "Made in America" is key to who we are and what we do. As the largest manufacturer of heat exchangers in America, we take great pride in everything we build. Every Ohmstede heat exchanger is labeled “Made in America” prior to shipping. Our pride in a job well done extends beyond the shop floor to the work we do in the field for countless clients every day, providing reliable, trustworthy performance and world-class capabilities from our turnaround and specialty maintenance teams.

Ohmstede must be doing something right – with 100-plus years in business, our company continues to thrive. By fostering a safe work environment based on performance, individual accountability and team pride, we’ve built a reputation second to none in our industry for customer responsiveness and exceptional quality products and services.