About Us

GSM.final.logoGSM Filtration Inc. manufactures plastic woven and spiral link fabrics for solid/liquid separation, forming, filtering, and conveying applications. We manufacture our fabrics from high quality virgin materials and carry a large inventory of all styles which allows for fast deliveries. GSM Filtration Inc. senior management has over 75 years of combined experience in solid/liquid separations and operates out of our new state of the art manufacturing facility in East Tennessee.

President – Scott Cooper

Scott Cooper

Scott Cooper, co-founder and CEO, has over 24 years’ experience in the dewatering industry.  GSM is located in Tennessee and operates from its 35,000 square foot state of the art facility. 

Scott has held a great number of leading positions in his career and brings a plethora of knowledge to his customers and employees.

GSM Filtration Inc – President

Southern Wire – Sales and Service

Andritz Inc. – Sales Manager

Kufferath Inc. – North American Sales Manager

Willamette Industries – Engineer

Union Camp – Maintenance and Capital Project Engineer

Alcoa – Power Plant Engineer

Education: BA Industrial Forestry (79) and BS Mechanical Engineer (85)

Award: 2013 KOSBE Award
2013-KOSBE Winner

There are significant barriers to doing business in rural areas, but some businesses derive their innovativeness and competitiveness from elsewhere. The winner for rural business enterprise is GSM Filtration, Inc.

For this rural business, the most valuable asset is people. Although GSM is a small start-up company, it maintains performance excellence in all areas with employee safety being #1.