2018 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting

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Sawyer Mfg. was honored to receive the 2018 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting The 2018 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting was presented at the 2018 Oklahoma World Trade Conference held at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center in Tulsa, OK on April 5, 2018. The Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting annually recognizes […]

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Time for a Giveaway!

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  12 {Business Days} of Christmas! We will be giving away 78 prizes with 78 New Winners! December 7th ~ 22nd Each day we will publish a Christmas Giveaway Facebook post – Like, Comment and Share for a chance to win that days giveaway! December 7        12 SPACING WEDGES December 8    […]

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Cushing Oklahoma

Pipeline – 3 Years Ago

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January 22, 2014 On the pipeline – 3 years ago the Keystone Pipeline in Cushing, Oklahoma was opened. Phase 3A of the much-discussed Keystone Pipeline opened after beginning construction in the summer of 2012. Also known as the Cushing Marketlink pipeline, this section begins in Cushing, Oklahoma and runs 435 miles to Nederland, Texas. “Oil […]

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Pipeline – 106 Years Ago

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January 12, 1911 On the Pipeline – 106 Years ago, court proceedings were in the process of breaking up a major monopoly. Rearguments began in Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey v. United States. When the case was decided four months later, the oil giant was declared a monopoly and forced to break up. Prior […]

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I Am Sawyer – Porge Lee

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Our employees are a great group of skilled individuals that contribute to our unique culture at Sawyer. We would like everyone to Meet the Sawyer Team. HEY PJ…. What do you do at Sawyer? I am an assembler for Sawyer What is your favorite thing to work on? I like working on the beveling transmission. What […]

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Pipeline – 109 years ago

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November 16, 1907 On the Pipeline – 109 Years Ago: Oil-rich Oklahoma becomes the 46th state. Oklahoma territory and Indian Territory collectively entered the Union, becoming the 46th state, and one possibly most known for its oil and gas industry. However, Oklahoma was a well-known producer of oil before statehood. “Oklahoma oil history began when […]

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Pipeline – 136 Years Ago

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November 9, 1880 On the Pipeline – 136 Years Ago: Edwin “Colonel” Drake died Pioneering oilman Edwin “Colonel” Drake died. Drake famously drilled the first commercial oil near Titusville, Pennsylvania on August 27, 1859.  It wasn’t long after Drake struck the black gold that the oil rush began in Pennsylvania. “Within a few years the […]

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Meet the Sawyer Team – Leonel Torres

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      Our employees are a great group of skilled individuals that contribute to our unique culture at Sawyer. We would like everyone to Meet the Sawyer Team. HEY LEONEL…. What do you do at Sawyer? I am in the assembly area. What is your favorite thing to work on? My favorite thing to […]

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Meet the Sawyer Team – Nolan Coon

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  Our employees are a great group of skilled individuals that contribute to our unique culture at Sawyer. We would like everyone to Meet the Sawyer Team. HEY NOLAN…. What do you do at Sawyer? I am the company driver and saw operator. What is your favorite thing to work on? Most anything that involves […]

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Pipeline – 149 Years Ago

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October 18, 1867 On the Pipeline – 149 Years Ago: the US purchased Alaska. Though some called it Seward’s Folly it would prove in time to hold valuable resources. The United States formally took possession of Alaska after purchasing the 586,412 square miles of territory from Russia for $7.2 million. Even though it was called […]

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Meet the Sawyer Team – Michael Butte

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    Our employees are a great group of skilled individuals that contribute to our unique culture at Sawyer. We would like everyone to Meet the Sawyer Team. HEY MICHAEL…. What do you do at Sawyer? Fit and weld. What is your favorite thing to work on? I like to work on a little bit […]

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Meet the Sawyer Team – Brad Macon

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    Our employees are a great group of skilled individuals that contribute to our unique culture at Sawyer. We would like everyone to Meet the Sawyer Team. HEY BRAD…. What do you do at Sawyer? My primary position at Sawyer is a manual machinist. However, I am able to fill in at different areas […]

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Pipeline – 157 Years Ago

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  August 27, 1859 Oil struck in Titusville, PA Edwin Drake struck oil in Titusville, Pennsylvania, becoming the first American to successfully drill a commercial oil well. Amidst onlookers and hecklers calling the effort “Drake’s Folly,” Drake’s crew drilled to a depth of 69.5 feet before reaching a crevice. The following day, oil was found […]

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Pipeline – 119 Years Ago

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August 21, 1897 The Growth of the auto industry contributes to the growth of the oil industry Contributions towards the Pipeline – 119 years ago: Olds Motor Works, which later became Oldsmobile, was founded by Ransom Eli Olds. According to the R.E. Olds Foundation, he “is considered by many to be the founder of the […]

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Pipeline – 68 Years Ago

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August 14, 1942 Providing fuel from Britain to the Allied forces in France On the Pipeline – 68 years ago: Production began on the Pipe-Lines Under the Ocean Project, otherwise known as “Operation Pluto,” with the aim of constructing a network of pipelines under the English Channel to provide fuel from Britain to Allied forces […]

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