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PACCAR Winch Division


PACCAR Winch Division is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of winch, hoist and drive systems. Our products are sold under the nameplates of Braden, Carco and Gearmatic. We service a diverse and growing customer base consisting of many of the world's leading equipment manufacturers.

Engineering Expertise

Backed by a solid foundation of proven industry and application knowledge, our research and development engineers utilize the latest design technology including
Six Sigma (DFSS), Pro-E and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) to provide precision component designs, robust assemblies and rugged products. Additionally our engineering staff conducts comprehensive testing to assure all products and components perform to customer specifications.

Exceptional Quality

Exceptional quality is the cornerstone of PACCAR. It's the reason design, construction and service are never compromised. ISO 9001: 2000, ANSI, API, DNV, ABS and SAE are some of the certifications and standards PACCAR Winch Division pursues. We build the world's best winches, not simply by meeting industry standards, but by setting them.

People and Process

The true backbone of PACCAR Winch Division is our employees. They define, measure, analyze, improve, and control each process ensuring defect free products one operation at a time. Continual process education and refinement has lead to the most innovative and advanced manufacturing techniques. Each product is hand-built and inspected by a qualified associate.

Our manufacturing, assembly, service, and sales force have over 400 years of cumulative field experience. We strive to maintain a knowledgeable and diverse network of internal resources to sell, supply, and service the finest winch and drive systems in the world.

After the Sale Support

When products continue to perform for 20 years, 30 years or more, substantial credit belongs to outstanding parts and service support. PACCAR Winch Division products are supported by an entire department dedicated to providing the best parts, service, and technical support in the industry. Comprehensive service literature, factory training schools, online parts, and service information and phone support ensure information and technical data is available when it's needed.

Commitment to the Future

PACCAR Winch Division is committed to continuously strengthening the Company's market position through unwavering dedication to growth, quality, value, and service while securing the future with appropriate investments in employees, equipment and technologies. In coming years, the Company will continue to reach new heights in customer satisfaction and product design. New innovative products will be introduced to the market place, maintaining the same high standards for design and practicality PACCAR products have delivered since 1905.

Above all, the Company's goal will remain the same:
To Manufacture the Highest Quality, Highest Value Winch, Hoist, and Drive Systems in the World.


Health Insurance & Reimbursement Accounts

Employees choose coverage which includes HMO (in some locations) and indemnity medical plans, dental and vision plans, employee and dependent life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment insurance. PACCAR also offers both health care and dependent care pre-tax reimbursement accounts.


PACCAR offers a company-paid retirement pension plan.

Vacation Time

Vacation time begins accruing on the first day of employment and can be utilized as soon as it is earned.

Other Benefits

Tuition Reimbursement, an interest-free computer purchase program, employee Internet portal with special discounts and services, and educational scholarship programs are just a few of the other benefits offered at PACCAR.

Career Opportunities

PACCAR believes that we grow and succeed when our employees are given the opportunity to increase their skills, talents and capabilities.

PACCAR’s learning curriculum includes online and in-person seminars, courses, certification programs and training sessions across a variety of disciplines to help you expand your knowledge and develop new and valuable skills.

  • The Emerging Leaders Roundtable is designed for employees who are new supervisors or managers. They tour the facilities, meet key leaders at each location and engage in their self-directed learning exercises.
  • The PACCAR Institute for Managerial Leadership provides a foundation for managers to develop the critical planning, leading and influencing skills necessary to sustain exceptional, long-term business performance.
  • The PACCAR Executive Leadership Program is designed to continue the development of executives in existing and new global operating locations. PACCAR’s top leaders share their extensive knowledge and experience with participants in this hands-on program.
  • The Leadership Development Program is a management training program consisting of a series of short-term assignments in key functional areas.


When you buy from PACCAR, you're getting a high level of quality that's backed with an industry-leading support team.

PACCAR Winch Division maintains a focus on after-the-sale support. Our service department is strongly connected to quality and warranty departments. Service staff experience comprises over 100 years of industry experience with hoists, drives, and winches.

We offer hands-on service classes both in-house and on location. The Braden Service School occurs 6-8 times per year, is tailored towards commonly serviced CH and PD products, and is given at our main manufacturing facility. We know that it sometimes isn't easy to come to us which is why we will come to you. Our team members have traveled far and wide giving specialized training schools. We work with service facilities and their staff to tailor "in-the-field" classes to meet our customer's needs.

When a problem does come up, rest assured we will be there to help. Our department members have extensive application knowledge and field experience with our products. Our work backgrounds are in mining, diesel mechanic service, hydraulic and mechanical engineering, fisheries, and petroleum drilling giving our department a broad base of application knowledge. Our library of service manuals and parts manuals for reference date back to 1946; it is not uncommon for us to get requests for rebuild components on winches dating from the 50's that are still in service!

Contact Us

800 E. Dallas St.
P.O. Box 547
Broken Arrow,
OK 74012
Phone:(918) 251-8511
Fax:(918) 259-3289