News and Events


  • Peru - Mushroom project with environmental control equipment
  • United States - sugarbeet storage project for processing co-op
  • Refrigeration controls and equipment in Michigan
  • Refrigeration controls and equipment in Michigan
  • Laboratory program expansion in Manitoba, Canada
  • Laboratory program expansion in New Mexico, United States
  • Mushroom facility project in Mexico
  • IRD software project to create flexibility and enhance the Series 500 operation
  • World Potato Congress webinar spotlights Todd Forbush discussing potato storage in a warming climate. Click HERE.


-Full global launch of the update IRD Series 500

-Hemp drying facility in Michigan completed


-Benjamin Cross joins Techmark as our Refrigeration Coordinator.  Benjamin brings a career worth of knowledge and experience to the team.

-Techmark begins work on the large expansion at Tasteful Selections in California.  We will have crews on site all summer.  A great project with a great client!

- Construction underway for a potato storage project in China.  Techmark ventilation system design and installation.  Techmark will be on site in September prior to filling.

-Mushroom projects in Mexico and California underway in 2018.

-Local area electrical contracting is getting busy with a fraternity house renovation project near Michigan State University.

-North Dakota retrofit project for potato storage


Techmark closes first deal in China - August 2017

Rachel joins staff as the new lab manager.

New building at Techmark nears completion.  The building is primarily a vehicle warehouse for our growing fleet.

Spor-Trac launches at Annual Mushroom meeting in Quebec City.

Kim Karlzen joins the staff as Accounts Payable Manager.

Techmark Approved Lab opens in Washington State

Techmark Approved Lab opens in Chile

Works begins in California on potato facility

March - engineering work begins on multi-bin project in Japan.

June  - Containers shipped to Japan.

July - first site visit.

Techmark News

Speaker Leonard visits Techmark

Michigan Speaker of the House Tom Leonard visits Techmark.

Collaboration with MSU design team continues as we work on the design for a smaller IRD to evaluate berry crops.


Laboratory Program expansion in Alliston, Ontario.

sugar beet storage ventilation fan controls

Sugar beet ventilation projects in Wyoming and Michigan.

Potato Storage projects throughout North America including ND, MI, ME, NY, PA among others.  Projects underway in Canada in multiple provinces.

Storage related projects under evaluation in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.

Todd Forbush authors article for Spudman magazine titled Preventing Layered Rot in Storage pg. 30

-Mushroom project completed in Peru, S.A.

       Bunker controls, Tunnel controls, Growing Room controls

-Mushroom project completed in San Miguel, Mexico.

Growing room control, 767 automated watering system controls

Todd Forbush speaks at Storage 2020 in the UK.

Todd  about storage now and in the future at the Storage 2020 meeting held in England.  This is an interesting discussion of where we are and what opportunities exist in potato storage.

Click on image for video. 


Todd Forbush at Manitoba Potato Production Days 2011. See interview.




Spudman article on Storage Quality featuring Todd Forbush.  Click here for link.

Techmark launches new website!

Spudman article on Qual-Trac. Click here.

Todd Forbush speaks at the World Potato Congress.  Yanqing, Beijing , China 28-30 July, 2015. For WPC website.

T-Trac software launch for latest Windows® operating systems

The NEWSBEET.  Michigan Sugar Company.  Fall 2008.

    Articles include ventilation projects done by Techmark.

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