Robert Forwood

Robert Forwood Detailer – Structural Fabrication Division Robert joined the Nix team in November of 2021. Robert graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology with an option in Architectural Design & Construction. Robert has 24 years of construction design experience, including architectural and structural design, with the last […]

Employee Spotlight: January 2022

Terry Kempf, Welder Structural Fabrication Division   What is something your co-workers may not know about you? I almost didn’t become a welder.  My original plan was to get my CDL and drive.  When that didn’t work out, I  went to school and started taking my intro to welding classes and loved it! What are […]

Damaged Tanker Refurbishment

Recently, our Repairs & Maintenance Division refurbished this damaged tanker. The team inspected the unit to find all damaged areas. The main work consisted of rolling and fabricating new tank panels which were then fully welded. After the repairs were complete, which included a new catwalk and pipe work, the tank was pressurized to ensure […]

Frame Machining

A fabrication customer needed some work done on frame parts for a roller coaster that was going overseas. We milled, drilled and tapped holes into the parts. There were two of these bases and each was 40 foot long, weighing 20,000 lbs! Check out our Machining Division’s key assets & services by clicking on the division […]

Jacob Parker

Jacob Parker Project Engineer Jacob joined the Nix team in December of 2021 as a Project Engineer for our Pre-Production Team. Jacob graduated Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Building ConstructionManagement and Minor in Organizational Leadership and Supervision. He came to Nix with 8 years of experience in project estimating and managing. With […]

Custom Fabrication Division Building Expansion Nears Completion

POSEYVILLE, IN (January 5, 2022) – We have been expanding our Custom Fabrication Shop on Frontage Rd., north of Poseyville to add greater crane capacity, taller headroom, and more production space. As of now, the project is still moving forward. We are behind on our original schedule due to COVID-19, and supply chain issues, but […]

Tank Refurbishment

Look at that glow! This tank received some repair work, a polyurethane overcoat to the tank exterior, and a novolac epoxy liner to the tank interior and the containment area. Thanks to our field coatings team, it’s as good as new! View other Field Coating Projects & See The Team’s Full Capabilities at the Following Link: […]