The Duravant family of operating companies serve the food processing, packaging and material handling segments.

Bringing Value to the Total Customer Experience.

Following routine maintenance schedules, keeping replacement parts on hand and providing operators and maintenance technicians with regular training results in maximum uptime of Marlen, Carruthers and Afoheat equipment.
  • Deep Diagnostics

    Utilizing our 1000-point audit process during quarterly onsite visits, a Marlen Care representative conducts a review of spare parts inventories to ensure the plant has the correct prescription in-house for improved system reliability.
  • A Real Partnership

    Marlen Care is more than an investment in protecting an equipment purchase. It creates a partnership between the Customer and Marlen that enables us to provide support throughout the entire lifecycle of our products.
  • The Facts

    It’s not about simply being there when we are needed. Our numbers shows that processors employing Marlen Care as an extension of their staff have seen up to a 50% decrease in equipment downtime.
  • Our Goal

    From preventive maintenance and regularly monitoring the performance of our equipment to system updates and refresher training courses, Marlen Care’s mission is to be there before the plant experiences a problem to avoid costly downtime.

Always present. Unmatched performance.

Benefits of Marlen Care PLUS

  • Peace of mind. Rest assured knowing that your Marlen, Carruthers or Afoheat processing equipment is consistently maintained for optimal performance and improved system reliability.
  • Extension of your staff. Leverage our team’s expertise.
  • Up to 50% decrease in downtime. Results from our 1000-point audit process and corrective action plans.
  • Decreases cost of replacement. Prevents costly repairs and the need for standby equipment.
  • “Right-sized” spare parts inventory, plus 5% parts discount.
  • Regular training. Our commitment to training extends far beyond initial installation.
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Maintenance and Operations Training for Best-in-Class Competence

Marlen Care training courses are designed to educate our Customers in the safe assembly, operation, trouble shooting, disassembly, and clean-up of Marlen equipment.

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We Are Here For You

To learn more, contact our senior customer care manager, James Shenoy, via phone at 913.895.1285, or via email at

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