• 3 October 2016 •


DES MOINES, IA, USA – Bratney Companies and Omas Industries announced the signing of a strategic partnership agreement between companies, Sept. 23, 2016. The partnership will include joint distributorship, sales and promotional efforts for new and existing milling plants in the United States and Canada. This agreement is an opportunity for both companies to combine their expertise, resources and experiences to achieve their shared philosophy of customer satisfaction.

“The new partnership between Bratney Companies and Omas Industries, creates an ideal combination of synergies,” said Luigi Nalon, CEO of Omas Industries. “Together we will continue to provide quality equipment, engineering and installation services to our customers. This partnership will bring cost effective and unique services to the grain industry.”

Founded in 1966, Omas is a well-known equipment manufacturer within the flour, maize and rice mill industries. Located in Padova, Italy, Omas holds several patents due to outstanding research and development efforts. The most recent is included in the Leonardo Roller Mill that features variability in the roll differential and can reduce up to 70% on energy consumption.

“This new alliance provides a tremendous opportunity to combine Omas’ revolutionary technology with Bratney’s industry-leading engineering, construction and service technicians,” said Peter Bratney, President of Bratney Companies. “This further reinforces Bratney’s reputation as a market leader in new and innovative solutions. I anticipate this partnership will bring great value to our customers in the U.S. and Canada.”

Founded in 1964, Bratney began as a plant supplier to the Midwest seed and grain markets. Today, Bratney is a market leader in the engineering, design and supply to the of seed, feed, grain and food industries throughout the United States.



About Bratney Companies
Bratney Companies provides state-of-the-art equipment, process engineering and design, as well as highly skilled millwright and concrete expertise for new and existing customer facilities. These services are provided to customers across the globe from Bratney Companies’ Des Moines headquarters; its Boise field office, its engineering office in Kansas City, Missouri; its West Coast office in Sacramento, California; and its field crews and territory managers throughout the United States and South America. For more information about Brantey Companies, please visit:

About Omas Industries
Omas Industries is a dynamic company, with long-time experience in industrial milling plant design and manufacturing. While company headquarters are located in Padova, Italy, Omas systems are sold and installed throughout the world, by skilled supervisors and professional technologists. In order to improve product performance, Omas continually focuses on research and development efforts with an emphasis on customer satisfaction. For more information about Omas Industries, please visit: