Welding & Fabrication Services We Offer in Fort Wayne, IN

Don R. Fruchey, Inc. has diversified its industrial services to meet customer needs. We can act as your single source supplier and your industrial contractor project partner.

Equipment Installation

Our customers become partners with a contractor who will install industrial equipment for any business from foundries and auto assembly to food processing plants.

Project Size Capabilities

We have the resources and expertise to complete your projects both large and small. For example, we were selected as the sole supplier of steel erection and equipment installation for a local new plant facility, and our $4.2 million part of this fast-track project was completed in just six months.

Equipment Handling Capabilities

Industrial equipment comes in all shapes and sizes. We have the skills and equipment to handle industrial equipment from the heaviest to the most delicate.

Precision Capabilities

Customers often have complicated alignment and leveling requirements. Our civil engineers and highly trained craftsmen utilize state-of-the-art tools to satisfy these needs.

Equipment Relocation Capabilities

Fruchey has relocated equipment—from one machine to an entire plant’s worth—across town and as well as across the country.

Turnkey Capabilities

We offer the ability to coordinate a complete installation project. Only the finest, most dependable subcontractors are selected to ensure that a project will be completed smoothly from start to finish.

Maintenance and Modification Capabilities

Fruchey provides full support to plant maintenance personnel. Our people understand the importance of work schedules to minimize production interference. We know the urgency of emergency production downtime situations and are prepared to respond accordingly.

Steel Construction

Our customers become partners with an industrial contractor who will help with their steel construction needs. We can design, fabricate, and erect what you need for new building construction or for existing building renovations and modifications. Our services include structural steel erections, reinforcing existing building steel, and mezzanine erections.

Custom Steel Fabrication

Our customers become partners with a contractor who will react quickly to custom fabrication situations. Our PWC Fabrication division meets the day-to-day needs of our jobsite crews. PWC has become one of the leading custom steel and equipment fabricators in the area, working directly with customers when our installation services are not required. Fruchey has also developed working relationships with other qualified fabricators to meet customer needs. Learn more

Equipment Warehousing

Our customers become partners with a contractor who will store new equipment until the time of its installation or store used equipment until its disposition has been decided. Our facilities meet these needs. We can assemble and modify equipment before shipping for final installation. Crating for overseas shipments is also available. We currently have facilities at our Old Maumee Road address and at Casad Industrial Park.

Company News

  • 12/02/14

    At our annual Christmas party, we honored Jody Day – Project Foreman, Kim Graft – Superintendent, and Todd Blough – PWC Foreman for 30 years of service.

  • 12/03/13

    Honored this year at our annual Christmas party were retirees Kim Graft – Superintendent and Brain Hess – Project Foreman. Also, honored for 30 years of service were Bud Beste – Maintenance Manager, Mike Howard – Estimator, and Tim Moore – PWC Shop Superintendent.

Contact Info

  • Call Us (260) 749-8502
  • Fax (260) 749-6337
  • 5608 Old Maumee Rd. Fort Wayne, Indiana 46803

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