HMDS opened in Jan. 1986 to serve contractors,
building owners and building managers in the repair, replacement and
modification of hollow metal doors and frames and related hardware. We have,
since, expanded our capabilities to include the fabrication of special doors,
custom screen doors and "Door Walker" door carts.
Note: Door Walker door carts discontinued
I began in 1967, as a
fabricator and estimator at John Warren Hardware in Eugene, OR. Later, 1969 as
fabricator and estimator for Builders Hardware & Supply, Eugene. 1970 to
1986 as VP, General Manager of Olsen Industries, Inc., Eugene, OR. Jan. 1986 to
present, proprietor, Hollow Metal Door Service (HMDS). Semi-retired Sept. 05. Dropped contractor
license for field work. Now doing shop fabrication and repair only. Canoe Trailers make up the bulk of my current, part time
business with gates and other misc. metal fabrication following behind.