Crafting Solutions, Fabricating Excellence. Since 1986

Since 1986, Specific Mechanical Systems has handcrafted brewing and distilling systems for the craft beer and spirits industries, in addition to supplying various industries with complex processing equipment. Originally a two-person company, the founders remain owners and now employ a team of over 85 people.

Experience and quality has positioned us as industry-leading manufacturers.We provide the world’s finest handcrafted systems for craft breweries, distilleries, and industrial applications.
Customer service has established us as the industry’s preferred choice.Our consultative approach ensures your involvement in your project and together we design the system that is right for you. We’re here for you.
We’ve built more than 700 systems for customers worldwide and we continue to evolve.Larger, automated systems, plug and play solutions, fast and efficient customer service to enhance your experience with us.

Meet Our Team

Reo Phillips

President

Greg Hardin

Sales Manager

Vaughan Clark

Senior Sales Representative

Chad MacIsaac

Marketing and Sales

John Leask

Senior Project Engineer

Patrick Keller

Engineering Manager

Mieke Larsen

Finance Manager

Ken Whittaker

Production Manager

Sean Mitchell

Quality Manager

Ed Robertson

Human Resources Manager

Randy Snow

Customer Service Manager

Kim Humphrey

Office Administrator

Hunter Jakes

Project Engineer

Andrew McLean

Project Engineer

Adam Matthews

Project Engineer

Mike Cummings

Project Engineer

Reo Phillips

President
…striving to be two steps ahead. reo.phillips@specific.net

Greg Hardin

Sales Manager
We strive to birdie every hole.

Vaughan Clark

Senior Sales Representative
I’ll Get On It… RIGHT CHIK’N LOUIE!!!

Chad MacIsaac

Marketing and Sales
I want to help you lift enormous things.

John Leask

Senior Project Engineer
No time for comment – busy making sure our customers get only the best.

Patrick Keller

Engineering Manager
Over the years I’ve learned that to lower the stress in materials, apply a factor of safety. To lower stress in people, apply beer.

Mieke Larsen

Finance Manager
Nobody knows what I do until I don’t do it.

Ken Whittaker

Production Manager
Hey Hunter! There be donuts!

Sean Mitchell

Quality Manager
Beer festival attendance is actually work. Really.

Ed Robertson

Human Resources Manager
Don’t lose. Either win or learn.

Randy Snow

Customer Service Manager
Don’t stop! It`s ‘The SNOWmans’ time to shine.

Kim Humphrey

Office Administrator
Happiness doesn’t depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude. – Dale Carnegie

Hunter Jakes

Project Engineer
If I saved all the money I spent on beer, I’d spend it on beer.

Andrew McLean

Project Engineer
What do you throw on the ice for the second hat trick?

Adam Matthews

Project Engineer
History flows forward in rivers of beer.

Mike Cummings

Project Engineer
A smooth sea never made a skillful sailor.

Our Partner

Industry Associates