The Aertker Company turns 56!

John J. Aertker Jr. founded the company in 1961 with two lines, Milbank Manufacturing and White Rubber Company. Now, over 50 years later, our continuously family owned and operated company represents a diverse group of manufacturers and has offices in Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas. Our dedicated staff brings expertise from various backgrounds and works hard to grow The Aertker Company as a leading manufacturers’ representative company.

We want to offer our thanks for all of those who have supported us over the years, we look forward to serving the electric utility industry in the years to come. Thank you!


Manufacturer Spotlight

TSE International, located in Shreveport, LA, has designed and manufactured a complete range of engineered pulling and tensioning equipment for more than 30 years. They are nationally recognized as a leader in application expertise and field support. TSE’s latest design innovation is the environmentally friendly Green Machine. The only electric-powered puller/tensioner in the industry is powered through a modern, quiet and clean regenerative electric motor. It provides long lasting power, has infinitely variable speed, pull and tension controls and extra-large reel capacity. The Green Machine reduces unwanted noise pollution to the point where the operator and linemen can communicate at normal volume without radios while the machine is running. TSE plans to develop a full line of additional models of the Green Machine to better serve their customer’s needs.

To find out more about TSE International and the Green Machine visit