Company

Company History

1975
timeline ray melzie RAM Company is created in the home of founders Ray & Melzie Ganowsky. The first project is a design for the Kohler Small engine division.
1978
timeline melzieCustomer base expands to include Mack Truck and United Technologies Corp.
1981
timeline kevin ganowskyCustomer Base continues to grow approaching a base of 50 customers with well over 50 different designs. RAM Company expands shop with CNC capabilities.
1986
timeline 1986RAM Company wins major contract for safety interlock solenoid on B1 bomber, continues to build legacy and pedigree on aerospace and military programs
1990
timeline 1990 ray ganowskyMove into custom designed facility utilizing over 20,000 sq ft of design & manufacturing space. Expansion of engineering department offers greater capability and diversification.
1998
timeline 1998Awarded contract with Raytheon Missile Systems on the Stinger Missile launch system. Lean manufacturing initiatives implemented improving production efficiencies.
2003
timeline supplier of the yearAwarded Parker supplier of the year for commitment to quality, delivery & service.
2008
timeline 2008 nickle platingTo augment ISO compliance already in place, NADCAP approval on all special in-house processes is aggressively pursued. Certifications soon follow.
2015 & Beyond
Groundbreaking to expand facility to over 100.000 sq. ft. Diversification into more complex manifolds and eletro/mechanical systems.
1976
timeline 1976RAM Company relocates to small 1000 sq ft manufacturing facility, primarily as an assembly house with one manual lathe.
1979
Move to larger bldg with potential of 5000 sq ft. Newly added machine shop and nickel plate capabilities. Prestigious order received for solenoid on Space Shuttle landing system.
timeline 1979 ram buildingtimeline 1979 nickle plate
1985
timeline mail sorting solenoidReceived 1st major production order for high speed mail sorting rotary solenoids . Product line becomes catalyst, fueling growth of company.
1988
timeline testingPromoting new growth, RAM Company adds solenoid valves into their product offering. Sophisticated test stands are designed and built in-house for product compliance verification.
1995
timeline 1995 rotary solenoidRAM Company works independently with Siemens and USPS on next generation mail sorting systems.
2002
timeline manufacturer of the yearAwarded MEP Utah outstanding manufacturer of the year. Successfully wins contracts for 36 assemblies on the new Air Force JSF Fighter, utilizing 7 different designs.
2006
timeline new facilityNew facility expansion, increasing total space to over 50,000 sq. ft. State of the art plating facility is part of the expansion.
2014
timeline clean roomClass 10,000 clean room is added to facilitate newly awarded contracts that support commercial space programs.