Canada | Collins Industries (CIL) is an Edmonton based structural steel and fabrication company, established by Paul Collins in 1984. The organization is founded on ethical and responsible business practices. For over 25 years, they have served the commercial, industrial and institutional steel fabrication markets. Collins Industries invested in the V320-3000 plate processing system.
USA | Quality Iron Fabricators was originally founded in Memphis, Tennessee in 1974 as a miscellaneous steel fabricator serving the local market. Quality Iron of Louisiana opened in April of 2011 as part of a controlled growth strategy of the company. Businesses quickly accelerated in Louisiana so plans were formed to build a state of the art fabrication facility. Property was purchased in Livingston Parish in November of 2011 and phase one of a 40,000 square foot plant was broken ground on April 19th of 2012.
USA | HME, Inc. was established in 1996 by Jon Haas, PE. Since its inception, HME has grown from a small operation in Jon's garage to its current 57,000 square foot manufacturing facility with over 100 employees. Founded on the ideal of providing high quality custom metal fabrication and structural steel to the construction industry at a competitive price, HME has become an industry leader in the Midwest. Voortman traveled to the USA to interview Jon and to have a closer look at the Voortman machines they invested in.
Germany | The German company Stahlbau Mann was one of the many customers who invested in the V550-6 punching and shearing system for flat and angle steel. Managing Director Holger Mann is very satisfied with his new machine: “The V550-6 fits to our production needs for 100%. The punching and shearing speeds are unbelievable and the drilling unit is perfect for thicker plates and larger holes. This is a very good development by Voortman!”
Turkey | Bilim Makina was established in 1990 by Mr. Cemal Bilim. The company practiced continuous growth with respect to physical facilities and technical capability. Now on 20.000 m² closed area and over 1.000 employees, it is the predominant engineering and production company, serving cement industry in Turkey and abroad.