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HMR Supplies

We solve the engineering problems and fabricate solutions to move and emplace the heavy infrastructure of manufacturing and clean energy.

  • Stage $5M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Forest City, IA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2011
  • Employees 35
  • Website

Company Summary

After a generational change in ownership and management HMR serves the heavy lift and moving industry, central to building new high tech manufacturing, clean energy and public infrastructure. HMR engineers and fabricates solutions to move and emplace heavy equipment larger than a standard semi-load in industries where massive scale drives efficiency and capacity. We are an advanced manufacturer facing few competitors worldwide in a niche market.


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    Christopher Holland
    CEO and President

    As HMR's Mechanical Design Engineer, Chris is lead designer and inventor of a series of industry leading engineered solutions, starting with a self-propelled, hydrostatically driven, wheeled dolly for the heavy move industry. Line extending to a boom dolly; a modular, self-propelled trailer with interchangable brackets; and a dual lane loading powered module.
    BS Electrical Engineering, Iowa State University
    AA North Iowa Area Community College

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    Natalie Hammer

    With extensive experience in fluid dynamics, heat transfer and stress analysis, Natalie provides both engineering depth and sophisticated financial analysis to manage the business. She directed the financial restructuring of debt and equity inherent in change of ownership and upgraded industrial cost accounting and internal performance accountability.
    MS Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota
    BS Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University

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    Sue Anne Hadacek
    Director, HR, Quality & Customer Relationships

    Sue Anne brings extensive industrial process engineering experience using statistical methods and team leadership to deliver both project and business line results. Creating repeatable and measurable SOPs institutionalizes and sustains HMR's competitive advantages. Sue Anne leads client marketing, sales and support, where her experience translates to customer insight, relationships and sales success.
    BS Chemical Engineering, Purdue University

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    Paul Oulman
    Sr Design Engineer & Director of Manufacturing

    Paul leads HMR's advanced manufacturing operations. He estimates and manages custom fabrication projects. His experience with manual and robotic welding, ecoat paint and CNC assures that the engineered solution is reliably executed in the fabrication process. Paul defines and delivers quality from the customer's viewpoint.
    APICS Certified, Execution and Control of Operations
    BS Industrial Technology Education, Montana State University
    US Army


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    Thomas M. Locher, Locher Pavelka Dostal Braddy & Hammes, LLC, Omaha, NE,
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    Dave Hove, LWBJ, West Des Moines, IA,