• 4115 Thomas Drive SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

Our companyABOUT AMTEK MICROWAVES

AMTek staff have designed, manufactured, and supported hundreds of industrial microwave systems over the past couple of decades. Our team brings experience in developing microwave equipment for the food industry for cooking and tempering a wide variety of products.

The AMTek team has over 75 years of combined industrial microwave experience in manufacturing, engineering design, and service tech support. Our team has designed, manufactured, installed and supported over 220 complete 915/896 MHz microwave processing systems worldwide, as well as over 450 high-powered microwave transmitters designed, manufactured, installed and supported worldwide.

AMTek staff has designed and manufactured 2.45 GHz batch ovens for the textile and health care industries and developed and manufactured direct gas-fired impingement modules as part of a combination microwave / impingement cooking systems.

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The staff at AMTek has vast experience in the development of Allen Bradley PLC-operated microwave processing systems, development of high powered microwave circulators to support this equipment, designing of small tempering systems to support the cruise ship industry and development of product sensing systems to automate the cooking process.

AMTek also has experience with the incorporation of CO2 fire suppression systems for microwave cooking equipment. Our staff experience also includes UL listed panel shop certification and CE Certification of microwave systems designed and installed in the UK and mainland Europe.

Work with the bestTEAM IN THE INDUSTRY

PresidentTimothy Scheurs

SalesTrevor Ericson

FinanceRyan Velvick

ServicesRoss Vargason

The beginningsCOMPANY HISTORY

2003

Founded

Established AMTek Inc. as a business unit in March 2003.
2004

1st Prototype Released

Released the prototype AMTek solid state transmitter design.
First AMTek tempering oven system sold to Plymouth Beef in Hunts Point, NY.
2005

Industrial Pulsing software

Patent applied for on the Industrial Pulsing software.
2006

Facility Expansion

Developed the first Cognex vision system for the cooking systems.
Purchased the AMTek facility expanding into the entire 25,000 sq.foot building.
2007

Start New Division

Started the AMTek cable and controls division.
Added US, Australia, Russia, Asia, Southern Asia distribution.
2008

Cable Supplier for Wind Generator Industry

Became a key cable supplier to the Wind generator industry.
2009

NEW Brazil Distributor

Added Brazil distributor – Fimach.
2010

NEW UK, Scandinavia and Europe distributor

Added the UK, Scandinavia and Europe distributor – Selo.
Installed the first Microwave Vessel heating system.
2011

Duplicate Addition to Building

Completion of a 15,000 foot addition to the AMTek facility.
Added Poland and Mexico Distributors.
2012

NEW Vessel Systems Released

Released the new horizontal and vertical vessel systems.
Designed new Indexing Batch Oven Assembly.
2013

Celebrated 10 years in Business

Completion of a 15,000 foot office and warehouse addition to the AMTek facility.
Celebrated 10 years in business.
Added a Chile and Argentina distributor.
Added a distributor in Ukraine – Agro 3
2014

Batch Over Changed to Oven

Added distribution in Central American Countries
Released a new mini batch oven at 20kw.
2015

Distributor in Italy

Added a distributor in Italy and installed the first unit successfully there.
2016

1st Precooked Bacon Oven Installed

Installed the first precooked bacon oven into Sweden.
2018

AMTek was Acquired Solely by Tim Scheurs

Added a distributor in South Africa covering 6 African Countries.
Added Distribution into Panama, Central America.
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