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CAD group to support every bid.
“We don’t let our welders and fabricators
fight through things. It’s all engineered
upfront, which costs us a little bit of money,
but at the end of the day it ensures a higher
quality product and that’s what we want on
the industrial side of our business.”
Payroll is currently around 35, but
fluctuates slightly with seasonal shifts
and upturns or downturns in customer
spending. IWL had to scale back a bit in
February with a downturn in customer
spending, but has bounced back quickly.
Kuprowski expects 2017 revenues to be a
big improvement over 2016, following a
few big wins earlier in the year.
Employees include an international
welding engineer with more than 30 years’
experience, four professional engineers–
one with Gold Seal Certification–CAD/
IwL's flexible shop offers several metal
fabricating services including plasma and
oxyfuel beam cutting and welding.