New Specialty Rolling Capabilities

Jul 15 2020

At Swanton Welding, we take pride in meeting your exact specifications when it comes to custom metal fabrication. We pair our exceedingly experienced fabricators with...

Now is a Great Time to Have a Domestic Fabrication and Machining Partner

Jun 30 2020

Metal fabrication is essential in a wide variety of industries across the country. However, some look abroad when needing custom equipment fabricated, structural stee...

Fabrication Resources in the Midwest

Jun 25 2020

When you think of the midwestern United States, a few things come to mind. A strong work ethic, great hospitality, and beautiful wide-open spaces. Of course being Ame...

Differences in Stitch Welding Versus Seam Welding

Jan 04 2018

A fabricated structural steel product is only as good as the weld that keeps it together. Not only is it important for an engineer to determine the proper weld to use...

Welding Carbon Steel to Stainless Steel

Jan 03 2018

Stainless steel can be the steel of choice for many applications, but when it comes to heavy fabrication, the cost of creating large pieces entirely from stainless ca...

How Much Detail Do Drawings Need for an Accurate Fabrication Estimate?

Aug 29 2017

It can be tempting to take initial drawings to a fabrication company for an estimate. Perhaps you are looking for a general idea of what a project might cost or you a...

Does Galvanization Save Time on Fabrication Projects?

Jun 13 2017

Galvanized steel is a better option for many reasons. After steel has been galvanized, it has a matte gray finish that blends in well, regardless of your surroundings...

Examples of Heavy Fabrication Projects You See Everyday

Jun 12 2017

You may not realize it, but we are constantly surrounded by heavy fabrication projects. Below are some examples of these heavy fabrication projects you’ve likely pass...

The Benefits of a Laser Press Brake

May 09 2017

Technology is speeding up the metal fabrication process across the board. The laser press brake is no exception. Today’s press brake operators can rely on computeriza...