Found in Boston in 1896, Market Forge has been making foodservice equipment since the 1920's. Since the 1970's Market Forge has focused on manufacturing steam equipment, including a line of steam jacketed kettles and tilting skillets. Today this employee owned company manufacturers over 350 models of steam cooking equipment in Massachusetts, however, they also produce lines of ovens, fryers, cheesemelters / salamanders, and range equipment. They are known for producing quality finished products, and have won several awards to attest to that. They produce both energy and water conserving models, which will help keep their long-run costs to a minimal.