About Us

In addition to the quality product line that’s “American Made and Built Brickyard Tough,” The Tubar Eureka Industrial Group offers a variety of services that can keep you moving forward!

Whether you need a single prototype part, a large production run or a piece of equipment to help you move or unload product or material, we can help you out! If you are looking for something more elaborate or complete system for your process, don’t worry, we can help you out there, too!

Services Include:

  • Project Design
  • Engineering
  • Prototyping
  • CNC Machining
  • CNC Laser Cutting
  • CNC Brake
  • Parts Department
  • Custom Equipment Design
  • Fabrication
  • Customer Service
  • Technical Support
  • On-Site Technical Assistance

Our History


Eureka Machine Shop is founded by blacksmiths the Zahner brothers.


The company begins designing and selling hydraulic shop cranes and hand trucks that were made of tubing and bar stock. From “Tube” and “Bar” came Tubar ®. The "Tubar" name is registered


Kenneth L. Cook starts Uhrden, Inc. in a two-car garage in Dennison, OH with a dream of becoming the best material handling equipment manufacturer in the industry.


Kenneth L. Cook designs the first TD style dumper. From this first dumper, Uhrden/Tubar expanded into several types of material handling equipment for the food, chemical, pharmaceutical and industries as well as the U.S. postal and military service.


Uhrden/Tubar moves to a 100,000 sq./ft. location in Sugarcreek, Ohio.


Uhrden celebrates its 20 year anniversary.


Tubar receives two coveted Ratings for Compactors and Dumpers: National Solid Wastes Management Association (Trash Compactors) and USDA: for use in Meat, Poultry & Food Plants (Dumpers)


2,000th Tubar Hydraulic Shop Crane Sold


1,500th Tubar Trash Compactor Sold


1st Twin Cylinder High Dump Dumper developed and sold to the Shell Oil Company


Uhrden manufactured a Tubar TCHD (Twin Cylinder High Dump)


Developed and manufactured the 1st VRC (Vertical Reciprocating Conveyor)


The Belden Brick Company buys the Eureka Machine Shop.


The Belden Brick Company buys Uhrden, Inc.


Tubar merges with The Eureka Machine Company and the name Uhrden is dropped to create The Tubar Eureka Industrial Group.


The Tubar Eureka Industrial group receives its certification for compliance with ISO 9001:2008.


Tubar Eureka develops their “American Made” and “Built Brickyard Tough” product line


Tubar Eureka continues to be a leading manufacturer of quality, custom built equipment and parts for the material handling industry.

Give The Tubar Eureka Industrial Group a call at 800-852-2411 and speak with one of our dedicated, friendly and knowledgeable associates today!

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