Celebrating 31 years in the Business

Meet Our Team

Helping farmers since 1991! Delivering Custom Innovative solutions along with Quality and Consistency.


Our Team

Our team of professionals, dedicated to providing excellent advice, installations and service.

Merv Rieger

Owner | Sales

Merv has worked at Walbern for 43 years. His first eleven years were a total learning experience in shipping, receiving, hopper bin installation, deliveries, etc. On May 31, 1991 he decided to purchase the company with his wife and has been working sales, purchasing, deliveries, loading and unloading trucks.

Merv is very pleased to have his co-workers working with him to provide good customer service to our valued customers.

Cell: 403.650.7059

Connie Rieger


Connie is a Co-Owner with her husband Merv of the last 32 years.

She works part-time in the office helping with reception and customer service.

Dale Salomons

Sales | Service

Dale has worked at Walbern for 35 years in Sales and Service. His positive attitude, extreme electronics and computer knowledge, strong work ethics, along with his desire to give good customer service help him to excel in the field.

He is well respected and his reputation for good service helps him with new sales as well as repeat business.

Cell: 403.650.1179

Arlys Davis

Accounting | Customer Service

Arlys has worked at Walbern for 42 years in accounting, freight co-coordinating, customer service and shipping/receiving.

Her farming experience along with a strong work ethic and good management skills help the company run smoothly and efficiently.

Sonia Grier

Receptionist | Customer Service

Sonia has worked at Walbern for 25 years, answering phones, invoicing, shipping/receiving, etc. Her kind welcoming voice leaves a good impression to the customers when they call the office.

Being greeted by a person instead of an answering machine gives our customers confidence that their needs will be looked after fully.

Bruce Saloomons

Installation | Service | Technician

Bruce has been with Walbern for 8 years now doing installation, service and deliveries.

Bruce has 16 years experience in Assembly of Steel Buildings along with 23 Years experience in the Oil Patch. He has helped us previously part time which makes him familiar with our Products. Growing up on an Egg Farm in Central Alberta gives him a good insight into the Poultry Industry.

Cell#: 403.200.4976

Terry Toews

Repair Shop

Terry has worked at Walbern for 49 years. He is semi-retired but still comes in to repair motors, pumps, heaters, medicators, etc. two days week.

His hours are Tuesday and Thursday
from 9:00 – 12:00.

Lyle Megli

Warehouse Operations &
Service Technician

We are pleased to welcome Lyle Megli to our Walbern Team. Lyle joins us after spending the past 25 years in the Oil and Gas Automation Industry. He is excited to use his expertise and knowledge to support the Walbern Team in bringing value add service and support to our customers.

Cell: 403.561.2309


If you want to upgrade your existing systems or install a new system, get in touch with us and we can provide you with all the necessary details!