Welcome to Smooth-Trac!

Having fabricated special machinery and custom conveyors for nearly 50 years now, we recognized the need for a simple modular conveyor design. Thus the creation of our Smooth-Trac brand of products.

The Smooth-Trac line consists of Modular Conveyors and Micro Pitch Transfer Units



Hi-Standard Machine Company is started by Ed Bortree. The company fabricates conveyors and special machinery for the food processing industry.


Hi-Standard is operated by Alan Bortree.


Bob Bortree joins Hi-Standard Machine, LLC.


Under the direction of Alan and Bob, Hi-Standard continues to provide solutions for the food processing industry. Having designed and installed conveyors and special machinery in plants throughout the U.S.A. and internationally, Hi-Standard has gained a wealth of food processing knowledge.

For nearly 50 years Hi-Standard has been providing processing solutions.