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Founded:        1970

Founder:        Bob Horton

Located:         Oklahoma City, OK

Sq. Ft.:          40,000

Employees:    20

DUNS:           055725105


Primary Business:  cam manufacturer for some of the world's largest four stroke engines


Primary Markets:  natural gas compression, prime & standby power, irrigation, railroad, and marine propulsion


Engines Supported: 

Ingersoll-Rand              Cooper Bessemer           Nordberg

Pielstick                        Sulzer                                Mitsubishi Heavy Ind.

Caterpillar                     Waukesha                        White Superior

Mirrlees Blackstone     MAN                                  MAK

EMD                              MTU                                   Worthington

Clark                              Fairbanks Morse             Alco

GE                                 Scania                               Akasaka

Wärtsillä                        Enterprise                         Delaval


Facilities Equipment List: 

Kellenberger, Okuma, Mori Seiki, Daewoo, OKK, Adcole, & Mitutoyo

12      CNC manufacturing and inspection machines

68      manual machine tools

15      SPC workstations

236    certified pieces of measurement equipment and gages


Manufacturing Capabilities: 

·        In-house CNC cam manufacturing & measurement

·        Assembled cams and cam shafts up to 45 feet (13.7 m)

·        Cam lobe diameters up to 17 inches (432mm)

·        Negative curvature (concave) radius as tight as 1" (25mm)

·        In-house CNC cam manufacturing & measurement


Additional Products and Services: 

·        Cam profile engineering for improved emissions, performance, longevity

·        Research & development including prototype production

·        Camshaft & housing rebuilding, including optical aligment and line boring

·        Cam followers, hubs, drive shafts, and related valve train parts



Kams, Inc. 1831 N.W. 4th Dr. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106   405-232-2636  Web