About Us

Who We Are

Founded in 1890, The D.S. Brown Company is a leading worldwide designer, supplier, and manufacturer of engineered products for the bridge, airport and highway industries. As technology has evolved and influenced our means of transportation, D.S. Brown too has evolved to meet the needs of the current times. From our humble beginnings in manufacturing horse collars and saddles to our current focus on the manufacturing of high-quality infrastructure construction products under Gibraltar Industries, D.S. Brown has been there for over a century to help the world move forward.

Scott Jenkins

Vice President/General Manager

In his role, Scott is responsible for the on-going operations of the business, strategic & financial planning, and works across all functional areas to deliver monthly, quarterly, and annually against the company’s financial and business targets. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and has extensive experience in general management, sales, marketing, and product development. Outside of work, he enjoys time spent with his wife, two adult children, and three adorable grandchildren.

Tom Lewis

Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service

Tom has been with the company for 31 years.  He utilizes his cross-functional experience and industry expertise to lead the growth of the company, and enhance the customer experience.  Tom is a Minnesota native and enjoys spending time with his family in the outdoors, fishing, hunting, skiing, swimming, or just relaxing at the lake.

Greg Spillane

Director of New Product Development

In this role, Greg has responsibility for the product development team, ongoing development and implementation of product strategies, as well as championing the stage gate process. Greg works with the sales team to further understand market needs, as well as the voice of the customer, and continues to drive the innovation platform for The D.S. Brown Company. Away from work, Greg enjoys bicycle touring and golf.

Ryan Schade

Engineering Manager

Ryan has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Ohio University, and 18 years of experience in expansion joint and bearing design with The D.S. Brown Company.  Ryan started as a Project Engineer and has held other key roles within the organization before becoming the Engineering Manager in 2016.  In this role, Ryan is responsible for a team of nearly 20 in-house engineers and detailers, as well as managing all outsourced engineering services to ensure project schedules are met while product design and shop drawing quality remain the best in the business. In his spare time Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, and also playing billiards and watching sports with friends.

Adam Perry

Human Resource Manager

Adam joined D.S. Brown in September as the HR Manager bringing 11 years of experience in several different industries dealing with both strategic and tactical HR abilities. He has the responsibility of full scope HR functions at D.S. Brown. Adam holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Human Resources from West Virginia University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and five children, rooting for the West Virginia Mountaineers and mountain biking

Ron Johnson

Director of Operations

Ron, our new Director of Operations, has over 30 years’ experience in Operations management and comes to us with a broad range of experiences that will help us continue to drive operations improvements. He is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and completed his undergraduate degree at Ohio University and his MBA at Cleveland State University. Outside of work, Ron is married (24 years) and has five children. He enjoys spending time outdoors, vacationing to the beach, renovating old houses, building cars and has been a maple syrup producer for the past 10 years. He is an avid golfer and a hockey fan.

Who We Serve

For over 50 years, D.S. Brown has primarily served the transportation, infrastructure, and construction markets – with emphasis on bridges and concrete pavement. As a worldwide leader in the industry, D.S. Brown conducts business throughout North America, Asia, the Pacific Rim, India, and the Middle East.

Our Operations

Through fully integrated operations and an in-house engineering team, D.S. Brown is able to tackle challenging construction projects with engineered solutions that meet specific project requirements.

Services include: AISC Certification in accordance with the Standard for Bridge and Highway Metal component Manufacturers (CPT) with endorsement “P” (sophisticated paint system) and CSA Standard W47.1 “Certification of Companies for Fusion Welding of Steel” in DIVISION 1.

Our History

Vision Statement

Bridge the World with Leading Infrastructure Solutions


Mission Statement

To be a global leader in providing structural movement, protection, and repair solutions to the bridge, pavement, and industrial infrastructure markets. This mission will be achieved through relentless pursuit of:

  • A mutually rewarding relationship with employees.
  • World class quality and customer service.
  •  Investment in innovation.
  • Continual reduction of operational costs.
  • And promotion of our brands.

Core Values

Signature Projects






Community Outreach

While we are committed to bridging the world with leading infrastructure solutions, we also make sure to give back to the local communities where D.S. Brown operates. Throughout the year D.S. Brown contributes to community outreach initiatives to play an active role in building a positive community culture.
D.S. Brown is a proud contributor to community initiatives such as: