We are The Water Heater and Pressure Vessel Experts

Since we built our first tank over 100 years ago, the RECO name has been synonymous with quality. Today we are recognized as one of the country’s leading suppliers of water heaters and storage vessels, building to some of the most demanding engineering standards in the world.


  • Standard designs on a repeating volume basis
  • Custom designs to virtually any specification
  • Specialty fabrications
  • Custom paint color choices
  • Call in technical support
  • Custom CFD upon request


  • Pressure Vessels
  • Specialty Fabrications
  • Steam Generators
  • Domestic Water Heaters
  • Water Storage Systems
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Replacement Bundles


  • Plate Rolling to 2” thick
  • 750-ton Brake Press
  • 40 ft. CNC Plasma Table
  • Up to 120 tons weight
  • Hydrostatic testing to 2,000 PSIG
  • Welding from basic manual processes to sub arc and all modern wire fed processes

We are located in Cayce, South Carolina, about 5 miles southwest of the state capitol. Our 15-acre site has 125,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing floor space, 40-ton lifting capacity, and access to rail, three interstate highways, and two deep water ocean ports. We are also an ASME Code facility with U, UM, R, H, and HLW stamp certifications.

  • Extensive Manufacturing Capability
  • Robust Quality Program
  • Staff with over 130 years of combined experience

Our engineered products consist of built-to-order pressure vessels, columns, silos, reactors, and specialty fabrications. Our standard products include configured-to-order heat exchangers, clean steam generators, domestic water heating systems, and domestic water storage and supply systems.

We build products for the commercial, institutional, industrial, pulp & paper, oil & gas, power generation, and chemical industries.

Whether the project calls for providing clean steam to a hospital operating room, supplying hot water to a college dormitory, or maintaining ballast on a US Navy warship, we put our reputation on the line every day with every heater and every tank we build.