Peterson Pacific Corp. - Astec Industries
Eugene, OR 97404
Peterson is a manufacturer of disc and drum chippers, delimbers/debarkers, horizontal grinders, screens, blower trucks and trailers that turn low-grade organic materials into high value products
Peterson Pacific Corp. has been an Oregon Corporation since 1981. The company began as Wilbur Peterson & Sons, a heavy construction company. Peterson expanded into manufacturing to develop equipment to suit their land clearing/construction needs. A portable chain flail Delimber-Debarker and portable Delimber-Debarker-Chipper were developed first, followed by the other portable equipment for the paper pulp industry. In July of 2007, Peterson was purchased by Astec Industries, Inc.