Valmont Industries has purchased a building in the El Dorado Industrial Park that they had rented since August 2004.  


Valmont Industries has purchased a building in the El Dorado Industrial Park that they had rented since August 2004.  

"El Dorado is thrilled Valmont has made the commitment to a long term relationship with the El Dorado community," said Herb Llewellyn, city manager. "They are a wonderful addition to our industrial park and we are fortunate they are staying here and appreciate the job base they create." 
 
Valmont Industries is headquartered in Omaha, Neb., with manufacturing facilities world wide. El Dorado is one of 52 manufacturing sites operated by Valmont, and is part of the company's Utility Division, called Valmont-Newmark.

The El Dorado plant specializes in steel distribution poles and produced 20,000 units last year.  Poles are shipped from the El Dorado plant all over the United States.
 
The company employs 7,000 people around the world. The El Dorado facility employs 48 of those.