1905 – Urick begins operation as a family business – a foundry that primarily provides parts to the electric motor industry.
1974 – Emerson Electric Co. acquires Urick to produce parts for its electric motor division.
1984 – Emerson transfers Urick to the Ridge Tool Company. A multi-million-dollar investment is made to upgrade the facility to a modern ductile iron casting operation and state-of-the-art casting technology.
Today, Urick supplies castings to a diverse group of industries, including Agriculture, Construction, Hand Tools, Heavy Truck, Infrastructure, Mining, Energy, Railroad, Recreational, and other markets.