Jacob Dilbeck

Jacob Dilbeck Operations Manager – Repairs & Maintenance Jacob joined Nix in February of 2022 as a repair technician. Prior to Nix, Jacob has worked as an Equipment Operator, Section Foreman, and Mine Trainer for a heavy industrial company and a HVAC Technician for a plumbing company. In these positions, he developed electrical experience, mechanical […]

Ribbon Blender Refurbishment

A local manufacturing company had a ribbon blender in need of a complete refurbishment. After sandblasting and a fresh coat of paint, it’s looking good as new! Our Shop Coatings Division performs refurbish work frequently and has handled a variety of projects needing them. Our Shop Coatings Division is located in Poseyville, Indiana and offers […]

Sean Parrish

Sean Parrish Sales Manager – Repairs & Maintenance Sean joined the Nix team in 2017 as the Nix Equipment Sales Manager. Sean has extensive experience in sales and management as he worked 20+ years in car sales and managing a business. Looking for the next opportunity to grow, Sean came to Nix and helped develop […]

Deaconess Aquatic Center – Structural Steel

Nix is proud to share participation in the Deaconess Aquatic Center build. This new building has an incredible purpose and will bring a joyful impact to the community. At Nix, community has always been a major part of who we are and is the foundation of the company. Nix began as a small town shop […]

Manufactured Sheaves

Our Northend Gear & Machine Division operating near Cincinnati, OH completed a bulk order of sheaves for a manufacturing customer. From saw to lathe, see how these sheaves developed throughout the pictures below. The Northend division has Manual Lathes offering up to 36″ diameter (Victor 16X60, Victor 20×60, Victor 29×120 & Bullard 36″) and CNC […]

Bevel Gears

Northend Gear & Machine Division manufactured a few bevel gears for a contracting customer in Kentucky. The gears were cut on our Gleason machine, which is great at ensuring repeatable high quality standards. View the pictures attached below to see the process and precision in the outcome. Northend Gear & Machine was acquired in 2021 by […]

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 […]

Manufactured Sheave

In July, a fabrication customer in Tennessee needed a Sheave made new. We fabricated it at our Custom Fabrication facility in Poseyville, IN. The sheave was then sent over to our Machining facility in Princeton, IN and we utilized our new Tacchi Lathe machine to complete the project.

Pipe Supports

In June, a contractor came to us needing a new system for their manufacturing customer to protect and hold pipes in place going from one building to the next. Our engineering, structural fabrication, and field services teams worked together to design, build, and install a galvanized steel bridge to support the pipes.