As a manufacturer in the agriculture or construction industries, your products are expected to be innovative and high-quality while maintaining performance and safety. Your customers continuously look for new ways to simplify and improve their day-to-day operations and withstand constant use.
When you partner with Vollrath Manufacturing Services (VMS), we help you exceed these expectations by providing highly engineered components for your heavy equipment. We understand the challenges you face and can leverage our years of experience in the heavy equipment industry to develop custom components using various capabilities including:
At Vollrath Manufacturing Services (VMS), we form partnerships that deliver solutions for the heavy equipment industry. We solve problems too complex for the typical contract manufacturer while reducing lead times and boosting output.
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We can provide engineering design consulting and a variety of manufacturing capabilities to help you with your new product development.
Agricultural & Heavy Construction Equipment
Our engineers have extensive experience partnering with heavy equipment manufacturers in a variety of applications. In our experience, we've utilized our breadth of engineering and manufacturing services to develop agricultural equipment and heavy construction equipment components including:
- Pre-Cleaner Hoods
- Suspension Components
- Cryogenic Tanks
Often, we provide value-add processes like:
Custom Heavy Equipment Solutions
Our engineers design and build custom components and products. If you’re considering a custom heavy equipment solution, our team will meet with you to determine your needs and guide you through the entire process.
VMS has all the prototype design and validation your project will need. If you don’t have a design or drawing, we can help you create one. If you already have a design, our engineers will review it and identify cost-savings design opportunities and engineer out any potential production issues.
Once the design is finalized, we have the ability to use 3D printers to create prototypes and models to ensure you can see the final product prior to production.
Our experienced tooling engineers can develop custom tooling to your specifications or modify existing stock components to create your part.
Our robust sourcing capabilities give you access to our large network of material suppliers. Our volumes and connections ensure that your material costs start low and stay low.
When it’s time for production, our breadth of capabilities and capacity give us the flexibility to manufacture quality components and products quickly.
Vollrath Manufacturing Services engineers act as an extension of your internal team to help you reduce the barriers and long lead times of typical new product development environments.
Vollrath has experienced electrical, mechanical, manufacturing, tooling and industrial engineers on staff. Think of our team as an extension of yours. We are a resource you can turn to when you need help developing components for continued success.
Right from the beginning, VMS will provide professional project management resources to support your project, solve problems and ensure our team meets your deadlines. All key VMS functions will be available to work with your team.
VMS offers various capabilities at our six Wisconsin-based manufacturing facilities. Our facilities are ISO certified with either ISO 9001 or ISO/TS 16949. We also are knowledgeable about UL, CSA, NSF, ETL and CE standards.
Each of our facilities offers its own manufacturing specialties, allowing us to serve a broad range of industries. Our varied capabilities and extensive capacity allow us to be more resourceful and responsive than most suppliers.
We are an American company manufacturing American-made goods in the country’s heartland. Through our Lean manufacturing team and Continuous Improvement/Kaizen events, we work to eliminate waste in our manufacturing systems. All cardboard used in our plants is recycled as well. For more information on our sustainability efforts, please visit our Sustainability web page.
As a company we care about making the world a better place. We give back to the communities where we work and live. Our employees participate in programs like Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Habitat for Humanity, and more. We have also implemented an engineering co-op program as a means to recruit high potential candidates by providing a meaningful and educational work experience in their field of study. Please see our Community Outreach page for more information.