January 31, 2015 6:42 AM ET


Company Overview of The Charles Machine Works, Inc.

Company Overview

The Charles Machine Works, Inc., doing business as Ditch Witch, manufactures underground construction equipment. It offers plows; directional drills machines, such as all terrain drills and electronic guidance directional drilling systems; and trenchless systems, which include fluid management systems, piercing tools, pipe bursters, rod pushers, and bore drilling systems. The company provides vacuum excavation products; trenchers and digging systems; mini skid steers; utility locator systems, including pipe/cable/ground faults and plastic pipe and duct systems; and parts, such as digging systems, down-hole tools, and vacuum excavation systems. It also offers used construction equipment; and ...

1959 West Fir Avenue

P.O. Box 66

Perry, OK 73077-5803

United States

Founded in 1902





Key Executives for The Charles Machine Works, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Director of Dealer & Customer Finance
Director of Sales & Marketing
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Charles Machine Works, Inc. Key Developments

The Charles Machine Works, Inc. Announces Executive Changes, Effective January 01, 2015

Charles Machine Works has named Rick Johnson as CEO. He has served as credit manager, chief financial officer, chief information officer and president and chief operating officer. Sewell-Howard has been CEO since 2003, on Jan. 1, 2015, she will transition to chair of the board and Ed Malzahn will be designated chair emeritus.

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