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Quality and Service

Since 1979, Windlass Metalworks, LLC – formerly Bulk Material Equipment, Inc. (BME) – has provided its customers with the finest custom metal fabrication. Whether you need one-of-a-kind items or repeatable piece parts, you can always count on Windlass’ experienced staff to provide you with the quality you demand.

“BME’s direct intervention during factory acceptance testing of prototype equipment they manufactured proved invaluable to our offshore installation team.”
—Tom Ames, BP Exploration, Inc.

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I can always count on my projects with BME to be on-time, on-spec and within budget.”
—Tipp Major, Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation

State~Of~The~Art Facilities

Windlass’ 23,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the newest equipment: a range of MIG/TIG welding and plasma machines, press breaks, iron workers, and plate rolls. Our many years of experience make us experts in designing and building quality products from carbon steel, aluminum and stainless steel.

WMW In-House Technical Services

WMW In-House Technical Services

WMW In-House Technical Services

Experienced In-House Technical Services

Windlass’ experienced professionals custom design and engineer products to meet specific needs and provide cost-effective solutions based upon your parameters. Whether you provide existing plans/drawings, or require Windlass engineered solutions; we can develop, design, engineer, and install your project from concept to completion – all within the confines of your budget.

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“I’ve worked with BME on numerous projects in the past 10 years. The quality and operation of these projects has always exceeded my expectations. I would recommend BME to anyone.”
—Ken Kirchoff, Kenco Packaging, Inc.


“Our state-of-the-art bulk transloading facility involved extensive engineering/safety considerations along with an aggressive completion schedule. BME consistently performed at the highest levels of professionalism and the facility has operated problem free for years. I heartily recommend and endorse BME.”
—W. J. Henkels, Exel Logistics

Technical Capabilities

WELDING: MIG/TIG – Carbon/Stainless Steel and Aluminum
CUTTING: Waterjet up to 4″ thickness
SHEARING: 10 feet in length x 5/8″ thickness for Carbon Steel & 1/2″ thickness for Stainless Steel
BENDING: 10 feet in length x 3/8″ thickness – 250 ton capacity
PUNCHING: 1-3/8″ diameter through 1-1/4″
ROLLING: 72″ wide x 1/4″ thickness