Tank Roof Coatings

An agricultural customer came to us needing their tank roofs refurbished. We removed loose paint/rust and applied a spot prime coating. We then applied epoxy rust inhibiting primer, polyurea sealant to all bin protrusions on the rooftop, and finished with a white exterior acrylic topcoat.By doing so, this will prevent rust and further leaks, reduce […]

Matt Weisheit

Matt Weisheit Estimator & Project Manager – Field Coatings Matt joined the Nix team in June of 2022. Matt graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Management. Prior to Nix, Matt has worked +17 years in the environmental services industry building his skills in variety of leadership positions including an Operations Manager, […]

Frank Rye

Frank Rye Machine Shop Supervisor Frank joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Frank first began at Northend in 1993 as a machining intern. After Frank graduated High School, he came to Northend full time as a machinist. Throughout the years, Frank moved […]

Osage U.S. Coast Guard

Our Field Coatings Team refurbished the Osage, a U.S. Coast Guard barge located in Owensboro, KY. The existing coating system was aged and beginning to rust and fade. We followed the USCG specifications to abrasive blast to remove existing coatings on the hull, freeboard, and underwater body. We also blasted and coated the sewage and […]

Julie Hartman

Julie Hartman Office Manager Julie joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Julie began working for Northend in 2015, after being a stay-at-home mother for several years. Prior to this, Julie worked for a manufacturing company where she gained experience in finance, accounting, […]

Wayne Adams

Wayne Adams Repair Shop Supervisor Wayne joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Wayne graduated from Butler Vocational School and started working for Northend at the beginning of the company’s journey in 1988. Wayne has 33 years of experience in gear manufacturing, machining, […]

Dave Shope

Dave Shope Site Manager Dave joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Dave graduated from Hamilton Ohio Vocational Machine Shop and has over 45 years of shop experience. In 1988, Dave began Northend Gear & Machine as one of three founders in the […]

Jeff Seither

Jeff Seither Shipping / Receiving / Quality Control Jeff joined the Nix team in October of 2021 through the acquisition of Northend Gear & Machine in Fairfield, OH. Before Jeff came to Northend, he spent 12 years working for an electrical supply distributor, where he worked his way up from a Delivery Driver to Sales […]

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 […]

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 […]