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UEM Celebrates more than a Century of Piston Manufacturing

United Engine and Machine is celebrating over a century of piston manufacturing with a history of innovation, quality and family values.

Founded in California in 1922 by Deuda Silprizio, United Engine and Machine is celebrating over a century of piston manufacturing with a history of innovation, quality and family values. UEM has expanded its manufacturing capabilities to meet the demands of a global market, allowing UEM to produce high-quality pistons efficiently and cost-effectively. The company’s product line includes cast aluminum and forged pistons for various applications.

Now, under the stewardship of President Christopher Sulprizio, UEM continues to thrive as a family-owned and operated business, maintaining its legacy in piston manufacturing. Today, UEM’s global presence can be attributed to factories in Agua Prieta, Mexico, and Vijayawada, India. This strategic expansion allows UEM to meet the diverse needs of our customers worldwide.

Under the company’s ICON and KB brands, UEM offers top-tier pistons for high-performance cars and motorcycles, engineered to deliver exceptional power and durability. The Silvolite brand provides reliable, high-quality pistons for OEM replacements, ensuring vehicles run smoothly and efficiently. And, the Dualoy diesel pistons are specifically designed for medium-sized trucks and industrial applications, offering robustness and reliability for demanding environments.

At UEM, quality and innovation are at the heart of everything. The company’s advanced manufacturing processes and rigorous quality control measures ensure that every piston produced meets the highest standards of performance and reliability. Investments in research and development keep UEM at the forefront of technological advancements, ensuring products remain competitive and cutting-edge.

Headquartered in Carson City, Nevada, UEM celebrates over a century of operation, remaining committed to the principles of founder Deuda Silprizio. UEM’s future is to continue to innovate and expand, driven by a passion for excellence and a dedication to customers worldwide.

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